Bill started posting a new series today (starting here) which I think anybody considering digital ventures for the first time should follow. Some gems. EG:
Again, don’t be too concerned with file formats. In most cases, your partner will be the one to worry about this, and will let you know what’s best for their use of your data. If you don’t have the format they need, let them create the data for you. Just be sure to get a copy for your archive!
I know I’ll be reading it very closely.