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DIN Standards Committee Information Technology and selected IT Applications

About NIA

DIN's Standards Committee on Information Technology and Applications (NIA) develops standards in the IT sector, including selected IT applications. The objective of these standards is to

  • improve the performance and quality of IT systems,
  • increase the security of IT systems and data,
  • support the portability of application programs,
  • ensure the interoperability of IT products and systems
  • harmonize development environments,
  • design ergonomic user interfaces.

The applications which the NIA standardize are used in

  • office organization and office technology,
  • postal services,
  • banking,
  • electronic business,
  • data and information exchange

along administrative and logistic chains in the consumer goods industry.

How is NIA composed?


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Volker Jacumeit

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New projects
Document number Begin Title
ISO/IEC AWI TR 23488-2 2021-06-18 Image based Object/Environmental Representation for Virtual/Mixed and Augmented Reality (VR/MAR) - Part 2: Constructs for Visual Positioning Systems More  Comment 
ISO/AWI TS 7367 2021-06-11 ISO-compliant vehicle mobile registration certificate More  Comment 
ISO/AWI TS 18013-7 2021-06-10 Personal identification - ISO-compliant driving licence - Part 7: Mobile driving licence (mDL) add-on functions More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN 91379 2021-07 Characters and defined character sequences in Unicode for the electronic processing of names and data exchange in Europe, with CD-ROM More  Read draft and comment
DIN EN 17640 2021-07 Fixed time cybersecurity evaluation methodology for ICT products; German and English version prEN 17640:2021 More  Read draft and comment
DIN EN ISO/IEC 29101 2021-06 Information technology - Security techniques - Privacy architecture framework (ISO/IEC 29101:2018); German and English version prEN ISO/IEC 29101:2021 More  Read draft and comment

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New publications
Document number Edition Procedure Title
DIN CEN/TS 16931-3-3 2021-07 VN Electronic invoicing - Part 3-3: Syntax binding for UN/CEFACT XML Industry Invoice D16B; German version CEN/TS 16931-3-3:2020 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN EN ISO/IEC 27701 2021-07 Standard Security techniques - Extension to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002 for privacy information management - Requirements and guidelines (ISO/IEC 27701:2019); German version EN ISO/IEC 27701:2021 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN EN ISO/IEC 15408-3 2021-06 Standard Information technology - Security techniques - Evaluation criteria for IT security - Part 3: Security assurance components (ISO/IEC 15408-3:2008, Corrected version 2011-06-01); German version EN ISO/IEC 15408-3:2020, only on CD-ROM More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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