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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?


DIN e. V.

Volker Jacumeit

Am DIN-Platz
Burggrafenstraße 6
10787 Berlin

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New projects
Document number Begin Title
ISO/IEC AWI TR 27109 2021-11-26 Cybersecurity education and training More  Comment 
ISO/IEC AWI TR 27024 2021-11-26 ISO/IEC 27001 family of standards references list - Use of ISO/IEC 27001 family of standards in Governmental / Regulatory requirements More  Comment 
ISO/AWI 31511 2021-11-26 Requirements for contactless delivery services in cold chain logistics More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN 17799 2022-01 Personal data protection requirements for processing operations; German and English version prEN 17799:2021 More  Read draft and comment
DIN EN ISO/IEC 29151 2022-01 Information technology - Security techniques - Code of practice for personally identifiable information protection (ISO/IEC 29151:2017); German and English version prEN ISO/IEC 29151:2021 More  Read draft and comment
DIN EN 17748-1 2021-12 Foundational Body of Knowledge for the ICT Profession (ICT BoK) - Part 1: Body of Knowledge; German and English version prEN 17748-1:2021 More  Read draft and comment

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New publications
Document number Edition Procedure Title
DIN EN ISO/IEC 27017 2021-11 Standard Information technology - Security techniques - Code of practice for information security controls based on ISO/IEC 27002 for cloud services (ISO/IEC 27017:2015); German version EN ISO/IEC 27017:2021 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
ISO/IEC 15909-3 2021-11 Standard Systems and software engineering - High-level Petri nets - Part 3: Extensions and structuring mechanisms More  Order from Beuth Verlag
ISO/IEC/IEEE 8802-1AS 2021-11 Standard Information technology - Telecommunications and information exchange between systems - Local and metropolitan area networks - Part 1AS: Timing and synchronization for time-sensitive applications in bridged local area networks More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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