BIAN invites the public to participate in BIAN by blogs, events, webinars and other means described below. Participation in BIAN Working Groups is only possible for BIAN Members.

The main advantage of participating in BIAN is the ability to gain increased knowledge from work in progress on service standards, which would likely be useful to a bank’s own work in defining services as part of an SOA initiative.

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BIAN working groups

The BIAN Working Group represents a distinct community working on specific industry banking business scenarios.

The primary activities of a Working Group include identifying business needs, gathering business requirements, developing consensus on best practices and defining specifications.

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Open standards create interoperability and accelerate the adoption of new technologies that help industries work more intelligently. BIAN’s collaboration with industry groups such as Object Management Group (OMG) and SWIFT demonstrates its commitment to making its banking models more valuable to its members.

Chae An
Vice President & CTO, Financial Services Solutions, IBM
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BIAN blog


Published on 11th November, 2017

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BIAN blog

A Common Vocabulary for Banking Transformation

Were you to find yourself in a hospital emergency room with a broken leg, you could reasonably assume that the doctors, x-ray technicians, and others involved in your care have a common vocabulary for the tasks they perform

Published on 4th November, 2017

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Building the Bank of the Future – with Standards!

With Sibos fast approaching, it is about time I introduced you to another of our stand partners. This time though, our partner interview is a little different than with traditional software partners

Published on 22nd October, 2017

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Banks around the world are looking to simplify domain architectures and application integration asa means to reduce costs and deliver more competitive products.

Discover how your banking application environment can evolve with BIAN to address these needs through the adoption of industry standards for application integration.

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  • Semantic APIs, as defined by the BIAN 5.0 Landscape Read more

  • BIAN Service Landscape 5.0 provides a foundation for open APIs Read more

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BIAN recognizes that feedback both from BIAN members and the banking community at large is essential for BIAN designs and design techniques to become a robust standard for the industry.

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