WARC - new ISO file format to store billions of online data
15.11.2009 A Web page that is here today, may not be here tomorrow. A new ISO standard, ISO 28500:2009, Information and documentation WARC file format, will ensure that the vast and often valuable information posted on the Web is not lost when a page changes or disappears.
ISO 28500 provides a file format known as WARC (Web ARChive), which offers a convention for concatenating multiple data objects into one long file. The format can be used to build applications for harvesting, managing, accessing and exchanging content.
TC 146/SC 4 - General aspects
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