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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
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ISO/AWI TR 6039 2020-10-21 Blockchain and distributed ledger technologies - Identifiers of subjects and objects for the design of blockchain systems More  Comment 
ISO 20038 AMD 1 2020-10-20 Banking and related financial services - Key wrap using AES - Amendment 1 More  Comment 
ISO/AWI 13491-1 2020-10-20 Financial services - Secure cryptographic devices (retail) - Part 1: Concepts, requirements and evaluation methods More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
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DIN 16598 2020-11 Syntax keyboard and Web compatible encoding of data elements in machine readable symbols applied with ASC Data Identifiers More  Comment draft

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New publications
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DIN ISO 8601-1 2020-12 Standard Date and time - Representations for information interchange - Part 1: Basic rules (ISO 8601-1:2019) More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN/TS 16591 2020-11 VN PIN procedure for the credit services sector More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN CEN/TS 17489-1 2020-11 VN Personal identification - Secure and interoperable European Breeder Documents - Part 1: Framework overview; German version CEN/TS 17489-1:2020 More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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Documents withdrawn without replacement
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DIN V ENV 14062-1 2020-11-30 Identification card systems - Surface transport applications; Electronic fee collection - Part 1: Physical characteristics, electronic signals and transmission protocols; English version ENV 14062-1:2001 More  Comment 
DIN V ENV 14062-2 2020-11-30 Identification card systems - Surface transport applications; Electronic fee collection - Part 2: Message requirements; English version ENV 14062-2:2001 More  Comment 
DIN EN ISO/IEC 27007 2020-12-31 Information technology - Security techniques - Guidelines for information security management systems auditing (ISO/IEC 27007:2017); German and English version prEN ISO/IEC 27007:2019 More  Comment 

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