Table 4. Levels of Implementation

(GCDIS Access Functions)

Functional Areas

Data Set PriorityArchiveGuideInventory BrowseOrderDistribution
1NARA/NIST
off-site backup
Online, interoperableOnline, interoperableOnline, dynamic & staticOnline, GCDIS-integratedStandard media and formats
2NARA/NIST on-site backupOnlineOnline, GCDIS standardOnline, staticOnline, manual forwardingAdd electronic delivery
3NARA/NIST complianceOffline, GCDIS standardHard copy or manual services, GCDIS standardOffline, digitalManual forwardingStandard media
Not RatedControlled storageExisting hard copyExisting hard copy or manual servicesOffline, hard copyManual forwardingStandard media