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ready IVOA Identifier

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An IVOA Identifier is a globally unique name for a resource within the Virtual Observatory. This name can be used to retrieve a unique description of the resource from an IVOA-compliant registry or to identify an entity like a dataset or a protocol without dereferencing the identifier. This document describes the syntax for IVOA Identifiers as well as how they are created. The syntax has been defined to encourage global-uniqueness naturally and to maximize the freedom of resource providers to control the character content of an identifier.

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Record added: April 26, 2018, 10:34 a.m.
Record updated: April 26, 2018, 10:34 a.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.



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