The IDS-RAM (International Data Spaces Reference Architecture Model) provides a generalised approach for creating a secure “network of trusted data”. Unlike other concrete software solutions, it operates at a higher abstraction level, focusing on concepts, functionality, and overall processes. The model follows a five-layer structure, adhering to common system architecture models and standards (e.g., ISO 42010, 4+1 view model).
FAIR Data Point (FDP) is a metadata service that provides access to metadata following the FAIR principles. FDP uses a REST API for creating, storing, and serving FAIR metadata. FDP