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Geospatial Metadata


This standard defines the DMF (DGIWG Metadata Foundation). It provides a Defence-community metadata profile for:

It is based on the ISO 19100 series of metadata standards, which include:

For those new to the subject, metadata is in addition to the geospatial data. Metadata captures background information such as:


DGIWG #Document Title (Click to Download)EditionEdition Date
114DGIWG Metadata Foundation2.0.02017-07-12
262DGIWG 262 MUVD Metadata Specification Ed11.0.02021-12-10

Supporting Documents:

DGIWG #Document Title (Click to Download)EditionEdition Date
114 SD1DGIWG Metadata Foundation: XML Schemas2.0.02017-07-12