Generic Statistical Information Model (GSIM):
(Version 1.1, December 2013)
About this document
The document contains information to help users understand what a conceptual model is. It provides guides to help understand GSIM, explains how GSIM can be used as a communication tool and describes the steps to be taken to implement GSIM at a business and technical level.
This document should be read in conjunction with either the GSIM Communication paper or the GSIM Specification.
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Table of Contents
A conceptual model
GSIM as a communication tool
Implementing GSIM at a business level
Implementing GSIM at a technical level
DDI Profiles for Use with GSIM Implementations
What is a DDI Profile?
Common Statistical Production Architecture (CSPA)