[DG-BSC] Provenance definitions for BSC Report

Susan Joseph susan.joseph1786 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 31 09:58:30 CST 2017


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On Thu, Jan 26, 2017 at 5:52 PM, Kathleen Connor <
kathleen_connor at comcast.net> wrote:

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> Below are the best Provenance definitions that seem appropriate for the
> BSC Report that I can find among the ISO/NIST etc. sources I reviewed.
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> Provenance = DF:  Information about entities, activities, and people
> involved in producing a piece of data or thing, which can be used to form
> assessments about its quality, reliability or trustworthiness.
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> W3C PROV-Overview http://www.w3.org/TR/2012/WD-prov-overview-20121211
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> Provenance of a resource is a record that describes entities and processes
> involved in producing and delivering or otherwise influencing that
> resource. Provenance provides a critical foundation for assessing
> authenticity, enabling trust, and allowing reproducibility. Provenance
> assertions are a form of contextual metadata and can themselves become
> important records with their own provenance.
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> [W3C Provenance XG Final Report] http://www.w3.org/2005/
> Incubator/prov/XGR-prov-20101214/#Importance_of_provenance
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