Ingest Processing

Significant Properties

TIFF 5.0 exhibits the following significant properties (note 1). They are the significant properties which the FDA intends to preserve when adopting migration policy in the future.

Long-term Preservation Strategy

Long-term Preservation Strategy for the original

See the long-term preservation strategy for TIFF 6.0 images. TIFF 5.0 images will be treated in the archive as if they were TIFF 6.0 images because of their similarity.

Short-term Actions


1. InSPECT Project Document, “Significant Properties Testing Report: Raster Images”, March 15, 2009