Managing metadata for records

Type of document:
Technical Specification
ISO/TS 23081-2, "Managing metadata for records -- Part 2: Conceptual and implementation issues" establishes a framework for defining metadata elements consistent with the principles and implementation considerations outlined in ISO 23081-1. The purpose of this framework is to:
  • enable standardized description of records and critical contextual entities for records
  • provide common understanding of fixed points of aggregation to enable interoperability of records, and information relevant to records, between organizational systems,
  • enable re-use and standardization of metadata for managing records over time, space and across applications.
Workflow stage:
1.2, 1.6, 1.10, 1.11, 1.13, 2.1, 2.5, 2.8, 2.9, 2.11, 3
Business value:
This standard supports business by enabling records to be used in any application or information system.
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