IDS Reference Architecture Model
Learn more about our Reference Architecture Model (IDS-RAM), the industry standard for building IDS ecosystems, products and services.
What makes this version of the RAM so important?
It constitutes the conceptual basis of IDS compliant data exchange between organizations
Specifies rules and mechanisms ensuring data sovereignty within data ecosystems
Focuses on concepts such as big data, artificial intelligence, the industrial internet of things (IIoT) and blockchain technology
Emphasizes on certification, security, and governance:
- defines security standards plus roles and responsibilities for the data economy
- stipulates control and enforcement rules for data usage
- specifies rules and mechanisms for data traceability and identification of data sources
The working version of the IDS-RAM 4.0 is available on GitHub. Whether you have a question, want to request a change, or contribute to the text: Just join IDSA on GitHub.
Cite IDS-RAM 3.0 as
Otto B., Steinbuss S., Teuscher A., Lohmann S. et al. (2019): IDS Reference Architecture Model (Version 3.0). International Data Spaces Association. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5105529