Data Collector Policy

Short Description

A Data Collector Policy is a digital policy that enables an operational Data Collector component to function in accordance with the objectives of its principal.

Such a policy includes e.g. the kinds of data (and meta-data) required to make these kinds of decisions, criteria to distinguish between data that is valid and data that is not, any data conversions that may be needed, etc.

Purpose

The purpose of a Data Collector Policy is to enable the creation of (technical) components that implement the generic data collector functionality that will subsequently use such policies to guide their behaviour.

Criteria

A Data Collector Policy is a digital policy that enables an operational Data Collector component to function in accordance with the objectives of its principal.