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ISO/IEC JTC 1 SC 37 – XML Encoding for Biometrics

ISO/IEC JTC 1 Subcommittee 37 is developing standards in many areas of biometrics. It has commenced work on XML-based standards in the areas of biometric interfaces, data interchange, and machine readable test data. This web page has been established as a globally accessible repository of "working copy" edits of the XML schemas now under development.  The files are subject to change as the SC 37 working groups issue updated versions.  This page is intended solely to support the standardization efforts.  Particularly, the schemas should not be adopted operationally until the listed standards are published in final form. 

Working Group 2 – Biometric Technical Interfaces

Standing Document 16 – SC37 XML namespaces, data elements, schemas, and related items [XSD]
19785-3 – XML Patron Format for Common Biometric Exchange Formats Framework (CBEFF) [XSD]

Working Group 3 – Biometric Data Interchange Formats

19794-1 Amd 2 – Framework for XML Encoding [XSD]
19794-2 Amd 2 – XML Encoding for Finger Minutiae Data [XSD]
19794-4 Amd 2 – XML Encoding for Finger Image Data [XSD]
19794-5 Amd 2 – XML Encoding for Face Image Data [XSD]
19794-6 Amd 2 – XML Encoding for Iris Image Data [XSD]

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