Ingest Processing


Significant Properties

BIFF8 exhibits the following significant properties. They are the significant properties which the Florida Digital Archive intends to preserve for adopting migration or normalization policy.


Long-term Preservation Strategy

Long-term Preservation Strategy for the original

Migrate to OOXML spreadsheet format which supersedes BIFF8 format. The OOXML spreadsheet format shares the same essential and distinguishing characteristics with BIFF8.


Long-term Preservation Strategy for the normalized

The migrated version will be normalized to Open Document Spreadsheet (ODS) format. Please refer to the action plan for OOXML spreadsheet format once OOXML spreadsheet format becomes supported by Florida Digital Archive.



Short-term Actions