IDSA Founding Member of GAIA-X Association

The GAIA-X Initiative announced today that it is one step closer to its goal of a trustworthy, sovereign digital infrastructure for Europe. With the official signing of incorporation papers for GAIA-X AISBL (association internationale sans but lucratif), a non-profit association that will secure funding and commitment from members – and fulfill the initiative’s vision for Read more about IDSA Founding Member of GAIA-X Association[…]

“TRUSTS” enables European data markets based on the IDS architecture

Data sharing shapes the economic and societal future of Europe and bears huge potentials. But it also comes with risks and apprehensions. The EU project TRUSTS – Trusted Secure Data Sharing Space was established to identify and overcome legal, ethical, and technical challenges of cross-border data markets. The IDS architecture ensures data sovereignty for those Read more about “TRUSTS” enables European data markets based on the IDS architecture[…]

IDSA Welcomes New Member

The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) announces INNOPAY as a new member to the Association. “We are delighted to be welcoming our new member Innopay. With their insights and experiences in the field of digital identity, data sharing and payments INNOPAY will be a driver in promoting the importance of data sovereignty in the digital Read more about IDSA Welcomes New Member[…]

GAIA-X Enters the Next Phase

The German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Peter Altmaier, and French Minister for the Economy and Finance, Bruno Le Maire, published the first architecture paper on GAIA-X. The large-scale project aims at strengthening the competitiveness of Europe’s economy by establishing a sustainable and innovative data infrastructure based on European values and security standards. The International Data Spaces (IDS) Association has a key role in launching the Read more about GAIA-X Enters the Next Phase[…]

IDS-I: Starting the “Industrial Community” within IDSA

The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) and Platform Industrie 4.0 bring together their competencies in the “IDS-I Community”: IDSA‘s experiences in data sharing ecosystems and data sovereignty and the Platform’s know-how in Industry 4.0. The IDS-I Community was officially launched at the Fraunhofer IOSB in Karlsruhe on May 26, 2020. With the IDS-Industrial Community (IDS-I), Read more about IDS-I: Starting the “Industrial Community” within IDSA[…]

For IDSA the Hanover Messe Goes Virtual

The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) is launching the first Virtual Expo from April 20 to May 15, 2020 – presenting all inspiring use cases and projects which were intended for the Hannover Messe in an exciting multimedia approach.  The IDSA Virtual Expo features 12 data sharing use cases from 23 member companies, which show how sovereign and secure data sharing can Read more about For IDSA the Hanover Messe Goes Virtual[…]

Four Well-Known Members Strengthen IDSA

The International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) is pleased to announce that four new membersjoined the Association: FIR at RWTH Aachen, Google, Hitachi and iNNOVO Cloud. They will contribute to make IDS a global standard for the sovereign use of data. Lars Nagel, CEO of IDSA, stressed that “their decision to join the association and to strengthen our efforts on data sovereignty highlights the Read more about Four Well-Known Members Strengthen IDSA[…]

IDS Now Officially a Standard: DIN SPEC 27070 Has Been Published

On February 21st, 2020, the DIN SPEC 27070 “Requirements and reference architecture of a security gateway for the exchange of industry data and services” has been published and is now available from the German Institute for Standardization’s Beuth Verlag. Globally networked production processes demand data exchange that transcends company and sector boundaries. In this context, Read more about IDS Now Officially a Standard: DIN SPEC 27070 Has Been Published[…]

IDSA joined the Dutch Data Sharing Coalition

IDSA and the Data Sharing Coalition officially announced that IDSA will be part of the Dutch initiative. “We need a lot more of these activities and harmonization efforts involving more domains and data sharing ecosystems. This will really make data sovereignty happen and enjoyable”, said Lars Nagel, CEO IDSA, during the kick-off event of the Read more about IDSA joined the Dutch Data Sharing Coalition[…]

“2nd IDSA Winterdays” at Atos in Paris

Linking the innovative, data-driven business models of international companies and organisations, for example in the AI sector, and the IDS concept for data sovereignty and secure data ecosystems with each other – this is the aim of the IDSA Winterdays from Dec 3rd to 5th in Paris. The European endeavour to anchor the IDS standard Read more about “2nd IDSA Winterdays” at Atos in Paris[…]