Shared Schema Components (SSC) are reusable XML schema that organize related data elements common to multiple environmental data flows. Shared schema components: 1) incorporate data standards for data element grouping, data element names, and definitions; 2) facilitate the creation of XML schema for environmental data flows; and 3) improve the quality of exchanged data, by allowing multiple data flow schema to model the same environmental information consistently.
Current Version: 2.0
Last Revised Date: May 16, 2006
Related NOB Decision Memoranda: 2005-02: Shared Schema Component Usage