WIGOS metadata data representation - Release 1.0RC4
XML representation of WIGOS metadata (wmdr)Release 1.1 of the WIGOS metadata data representation (wmdr) is expected to be first formal version of the XML representation of WIGOS metadata.
The Application Programming Interface (API) for OSCAR/surface is being based on release 1.0RC4. This will allow upload and download of WIGOS metadata information to and from OSCAR/surface, and the same standard may be used to exchange WIGOS metadata between other applications.
Key information supporting the XML representation of WIGOS metadata (wmdr) may be found at
- UML definition
- Draft amendment to the Manual on Codes defining wmdr (FM 214) XML representation of WIGOS metadata
- Unofficial guidance on using wmdr in IT systems
- Code lists (shown in the table below)