SEIS-PROV: Provenance for Seismological Data¶
While fairly fleshed out this is still a draft. Discuss any potential changes on GitHub.
SEIS-PROV described in this document: 0.1
Information about the larger context can be found here: http://seismic-data.org
Welcome to the
SEIS-PROV documentation and definition - a draft for a
standardized description of data history for seismology. This document is
organized as follows:
The first part introduces the concept of provenance and why it matters for our science.
Following is a section with an introduction to
W3C PROV and a high level
overview of the design of
Subsequently the actual definitions are detailed.
SEIS-PROV documents must be validateable and verified to be correct to be
of any use. This section details this process and which steps must be
performed in order to make sure a given SEIS-PROV file is valid. It also
documents the usage of a reference implementation of a
The final section illustrates some more complex use cases and scenarios.