PARSE.Insight Content-types

Adapted from Metadata Schema for the Description of Research Data Repositories.

Data Type Description
Standard office documents text documents, spreadsheets, presentations
Networkbased data websites, email, chat history, etc.
Databases MS Access, Oracle, MySQL, SQLite, PostgreSQL, etc.
Images JPEG, JPEG2000, GIF, TIF, PNG, SVG, etc.
Structured graphics CAD, CAM, 3D, VRML, etc.
Audiovisual data WAVE, MP3, MP4, WebM, FLAC, Ogg, etc.
Scientific and statistical data formats SPSS, FITS, GIS, etc.
Raw data device specific output
Plain text TXT in various encodings, and CSV files
Structured text XML, SGML, RTF, LaTeX, Markdown, ReST, etc.
Archived data ZIP, RAR, JAR, etc.
Software applications modelling tools, editors, IDE, compilers, etc.
Source code scripting, Java, C, C++, Fortran, etc.
Configuration data parameter settings, logs, library files