SWID tags are produced by some organizations and tools and are consumed by other organizations and tools. The goal of TagVault.org is to define the market requirements and expectations for SWID tags in such a way as to make the production efficient, consistent and authoritative while ensuring that the consumers of these tags are receiving the information they require in order to meet their operational requirements.
TagVault.org, along with a number of member organizations, are defining specific market requirements for SWID tags to ensure they meet operational requirements, are low cost and easy to implement for tag producers while maximizing the value for tag consumers.
TagVault.org also provides tools and services to support the production and validation of SWID tags in a manner that meets market requirements.
Through working groups made up of TagVault.org members, the requirements, best practices and processes and procedures are being defined and provided to the market. TagVault.org is also building a SWID tag infrastructure that can assist both tag producers and consumers to make their efforts easier, faster while maximizing their utility.
For more specific details on each of these topics, please see the pages in this section.