Microdata Information System - MISSY 2

Project Management

  • Project Lead: Prof. Dr. Christof Wolf
  • Duration: 5 year (2010 - 2015)
  • Project Members: 5
  • Responsibility: technical responsibility for the IT project

Project Description

The Microdata Information System (MISSY) is an online service platform that provides systematically structured metadata for official statistics. This includes data documentation as well as documentation materials, tools, and further information.


  • Conceptual further development and implementation of two web applications for (1) documenting metadata and (2) providing end users with various views on metadata
  • Conceptual further development and implementation of the process importing metadata from XML into the relational database of these web applications
  • Responsibility for the technical maintenance of the IT infrastructure for these web applications

Core Technologies

Java, XSLT, XSL-FO, XML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Scrum