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Product: Persistence of Identifiers


The goals of this work are

  1. to identify and work towards improvements in Web naming technologies in support of identifier persistence;
  2. to specify good practices in designing and deploying naming schemes;
  3. to improve awareness of where the real strengths and vulnerabilities of the http: URIs are;
  4. to catalyze efforts to enable 'robust' domain names, as a key constituent of Web-based identifier persistence

Success criteria

Key deliverables with dates:


TAG Members assigned:

Jonathan Rees, Henry S. Thompson

Working documents:

TAG Issues, Actions and Tracker Product Page

Available versions of this document:

Latest: http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/products/persistence.html

This version: http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/products/persistence-2012-01-23.html

Previous versions: http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/products/persistence-2012-01-04.html, http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/products/persistence-2011-11-30.html