Metadata interchange

Gilmer, Brad
July 2007
Broadcast Engineering;Jul2007, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p26
Trade Publication
The article discusses the technology of metadata interchange as it is standardized for communication between systems in broadcast workflows. The author discusses the concepts about metadata, its uses and essentiality. Definitions of essential and compositional metadata are also mentioned. As metadata is considered the most critical spot in file exchange during workflows, standardization thereof is needed. Nevertheless, frameworks addressed on the issue are already available.


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