Data Set (Collection: Number of datasets (common set of specification /…
Collection: Number of datasets
Unable to find a definition on TBS website
ISO definition for collection matches our definition
common set of specification / formats / standard
Not the same elements but they are gathered the same way
organized in some form
source data for record sets
Do we need a boundary definition of a dataset?
Be vague enough
Don't need to decide what's of value as this changes with time
What data needs to be in the catalog?
NRCan funded project @ a university
Would this be a dataset?
It should still be catalogued
TBS definition (
an identifiable collection of data.
Matches ISO definition of a dataset
Source data should be a dataset
Not to be confused with a record set (combining/sorting data or calculations based on existing data)
Use currently identified datasets.
IETS has a partial list of their data
How is the data presented?
Data inventory exists (730+)
Something of business value