1    Scope

This CDMI™ international standard specifies the interface to access cloud storage and to manage the data stored therein. This international standard applies to developers who are implementing or using cloud storage.

2    Normative References

The following documents, in whole or in part, are normatively referenced in this document and are indispensable for its application. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies.

The provisions of the referenced specifications other than ISO/IEC, IEC, ISO and ITU documents, as identified in this clause, are valid within the context of this international standard. The reference to such a specification within this international standard does not give it any further status within ISO/IEC. In particular, it does not give the referenced specifications the status of an international standard.

ISO 3166

Codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions (Parts 1, 2 and 3)

ISO 4217:2008

Codes for the representation of currencies and funds

ISO 8601:2004

Data elements and interchange formats – Information interchange – Representation of dates and times

ISO/IEC 9594-8:2008

Information technology -- Open Systems Interconnection -- The Directory: Public-key and attribute certificate frameworks

ISO/IEC 14776-414

SCSI Architecture Model - 4 (SAM-4)

IEEE Std 1003.1

2004, POSIX ERE, The Open Group, Base Specifications Issue 6 - http://www.unix.org/version3/ieee_std.html

RFC 2045

Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part One: Format of Internet Message Bodies - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2045.txt

RFC 2119,

Key Words for Use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement Levels - http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2119

RFC 2246

The TLS Protocol Version 1.0 - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2246.txt

RFC 2578

Structure of Management Information Version 2 (SMIv2) - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2578.txt

RFC 2616

Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1 - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2616.txt

RFC 2617

HTTP Authentication: Basic and Digest Access Authentication - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2617.txt

RFC 3280

Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3280.txt

RFC 3530

Network File System (NFS) Version 4 Protocol - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3530.txt

RFC 3720

Internet Small Computer Systems Interface (iSCSI) - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3720.txt

RFC 3986

Uniform Resource Identifier (URI): Generic Syntax - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3986.txt

RFC 4346

The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.1 - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4346.txt

RFC 4627

The Application/JSON Media Type for JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4627.txt

RFC 4648

The Base16, Base32, and Base64 Data Encodings, http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4648.txt

RFC 4918

HTTP Extensions for Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) -

RFC 5246

The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.2 - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc5246.txt

RFC 6208

Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) Media Types - http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc6208.txt