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Name: Heterogeneous Data Formats
ID: m24734
Language: English (en)
Summary: Discusses issues with the existence of heterogeneous data formats in e-Research that can hinder data sharing and collaboration.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Data formats, e-Infrastructure, e-Research, Heterogeneity, Inhibitor
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Alex Voss (
Copyright Holders: Alex Voss (
Maintainers: Alex Voss (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Jun 9, 2009 3:27 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 9, 2009 3:32 am -0500


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Version: 1.1 Jun 9, 2009 3:32 am -0500 by Alex Voss
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