Service landscape

Service Landscape simplified

The BIAN model is based on a service-oriented architecture that defines the standard business capabilities that make up a bank- such as payments, loan offerings or trading facilities.

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BIAN does a lot for open banking

After creating the service landscape, BIAN identified the different information flows between the 300 or so banking capabilities within their model.

This enabled banks to see how far the capabilities were connected, while helping BIAN decide which of them should be taken up for API enablement.

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BIAN Members

The Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN) is a collaborative not-for-profit ecosystem formed of leading banks, technology providers, consultants and academics from all over the globe.

Together this network of professionals is dedicated to lowering the cost of banking and boosting speed to innovation in the industry. Members combine their industry expertise to define a revolutionary banking technology framework that standardises and simplifies core banking architecture, which has typically been convoluted and outdated. Based on service oriented architecture principles, the comprehensive model provides a future-proofed solution for banks that fosters industry collaboration.

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The main advantage of participating in BIAN is the ability to gain increased knowledge from work in progress on service standards

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White papers

A list of white papers from BIAN members and/or non-members.

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