BagIt File Packaging Format
BagIt is a set of hierarchical file packaging format for the exchange of generalized layout conventions for storage and transfer of arbitrary digital content. A "bag" has just enough structure to safely enclose descriptive metadata "tags" and a file "payload" but does not require any knowledge of the payload's internal semantics. This BagIt format should be is suitable for disk-based or network-based reliable storage and transfer.
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- BagIt Software Tools and Documentation (Python, Java)
- A RESTful BagIt server
- Bagger : a cross-platform GUI for creating and performing operations on bags according to the BagIt Specification.