Tag: Banking SOA

Agility in Architecture – Contradiction in Terms, or Competitive Advantage?

2012/06/27 by SAP AG Agility and architecture don’t seem to go together too well at first sight: Architecture is strong, steady, sturdy – built to support critical banking applications. But the future of banking lies in agility – being able … Continue reading

Press Room

BIAN Standards » View and download the assets of BIAN Working Groups Press Release Archive » Find recent and past press releases in the BIAN News Room Interviews » Watch interviews with BIAN representatives Blogs » Read topic-related blogs BIAN … Continue reading


The Banking Industry Architecture Network´s (BIAN) goal is to define service-oriented architecture (SOA) and semantic definitions for IT services in the banking industry. Continue reading

Board Members

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BIAN is intended to be highly member driven through BIAN Working Groups and includes various management roles that are considered to ensure the integrity of the Association and make the organization function effectively and efficiently. BIAN’s principal organizational entities include: … Continue reading


BIAN’s Mission is to assist and guide the banking industry towards a consensus-based approach to achieving the vision of a flexible architecture which is closely aligned with business objectives of increased agility and reduced cost by asking leading banks to … Continue reading

PR Contact

How May We Help You? If you are a member of the media or a industry analyst and cannot find the information you need, or you would like to speak to a representative of our organization, please fill in the … Continue reading

Interview Requests

To request an interview with one of the BIAN representatives, please complete the request form below. You should receive a response within two business days if the request is submitted Monday through Friday. Permanent link to this post (34 words, … Continue reading

Press & Analysts

The goal of the BIAN organization is the development of new banking standards. The work of BIAN can be supported through a vibrant public discussion. We very welcome any interest of Press and Analysts on BIAN assets. Interview Requests » … Continue reading


BIAN Members BIAN members briefly outline why they joined BIAN  and make clear what they expect from the association. Permanent link to this post (20 words, estimated 5 secs reading time)