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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 NP 13888-1 2018-06-14 Information technology - Security techniques - Non-repudiation - Part 1: General More  Comment 
ISO/DIS 23644 2018-08-10 Financial instrument global identifier (FIGI) More  Comment 
ISO/IEC CD 15444-15 2018-08-08 Information technology - JPEG 2000 image coding system - Part 15: High Throughput Coding Options (HTJ2K) More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN 14012 2018-09 Postal services - Quality of service - Complaints handling principles; German and English version prEN 14012:2018 More 
DIN ISO/IEC 27019 2018-08 Information technology - Security techniques - Information security controls for the energy utility industry (ISO/IEC 27019:2017); Text in German and English More  Read draft and comment

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Document number Edition Procedure Title
DIN SPEC 16589 2018-07 VN Information technology - Automatic identification and data capture techniques - Traceability Pointer to Process More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN SPEC 27003 2018-06 VN Cross company product information networks in consumer goods industry environment - Terminology More  Read draft and comment
DIN CEN/TS 16931-3-1; DIN SPEC 16578-3-1:2018-02 2018-02 VN Electronic invoicing - Part 3-1: Methodology for syntax bindings of the core elements of an electronic invoice; German version CEN/TS 16931-3-1:2017 More  Order from Beuth Verlag


New standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN 419241-1 2018-09 Trustworthy Systems Supporting Server Signing - Part 1: General System Security Requirements; German version EN 419241-1:2018 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN EN 419212-2 2018-09 Application Interface for Secure Elements for Electronic Identification, Authentication and Trusted Services - Part 2: Signature and Seal Services; English version EN 419212-2:2017 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
ISO/IEC 21964-1 2018-08 Information technology - Destruction of data carriers - Part 1: Principles and definitions More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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Documents withdrawn without replacement
Document number Deadline for comments Title
DIN 32786 2018-08-31 Bankdocuments; magnetic stripes on passbooks, data content for the track More  Comment 
DIN CWA 14094 2018-09-30 European culturally specific ICT requirements (English version CWA 14094:2001) More  Comment 

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