Candidates for IDS Certification Award selected

Aug 18, 2022 | News

Very good news – six candidates for the IDS Certification Award* have been selected. The chosen ones are Deutsche Telekom, Engineering Ingegneria Informatica, Tech2b, TNO, VTT, and WeTech. Now each will start their individual Concept Review Certification for IDS Connectors.

“We are so excited that the certification process of the first IDS Connectors has begun now. In the coming months, we will guide and support these true pioneers on their journey to IDS Certification.”

Christoph Mertens, Head of Adoption at IDSA

The award rewards this first IDS Concept Review Certifications for our connector with 20,000 Euros. The candidates have six months to complete the certification process, during which they are supported by the neutral IDS Evaluation Facility SQS. Once the certification is passed, the candidates receive the award.

IDS Certification marks an important milestone on the road to data sovereignty. Anyone who shares sensitive, valuable data needs to know that their partners and technology are trustworthy. IDS Certification helps companies to achieve this.

The candidates will be presented on September 16, 2022 during the “IDSA deep-dive session”. At the online event, Christoph Mertens, Sebastian Steinbuss, CTO of IDSA, and Lars Nagel, CEO of IDSA, will also provide an update on the latest developments at IDSA.

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*The administration of the award is carried out by Digital Hub Management GmbH (“DHM”), a non-profit organization promoting innovation and research and supporting the transfer of innovative technologies and research results into the economy.

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