preservation assessment [English]
n. ~ PaaST (Preservation Assessment) · An inspection or an evaluation that involves inspecting preservation management information or digital components, comparing related preservation management data, or comparing preservation management data with the digital components or realizations of the manifestations they describe.
A preservation assessment involves one or more preservation actions that assesses the actual status of one or more instances of preservation management information, digital component, realization, or compares related preservation management data, or compares preservation management data with the digital component, realization they describe.
- PaaST (1.0) 2017 (†860 p. 52): A Preservation Assessment involves one or more Preservation Actions that assesses the actual status of one or more instances of PreservationManagementInformation, DigitalComponent, Realization, or compares related PreservationManagementData, or compares PreservationManagementData with the DigitalComponent, Realization they describe. Preservation Assessment is carried out by means of Inspection of Preservation Objects and/or Evaluation of PreservationManagementData. (†2538)