PROS 99/007 VERS Standard Electronic Record Format Advice explains the VERS standard electronic record format defined in PROS 99/007 S3 VERS Standard Electronic Record Format Specification.

The VERS standard electronic record format is also known as a VERS Encapsulated Object or VEO. VEOs are used to represent records independently of a recordkeeping system. VEOs may be used as a mechanism to transfer records between two recordkeeping systems or they may be used as a native format within a recordkeeping system.