The new Reference Architecture
A major outcome of the CEN eBIZ Workshop was the upgraded version the eBIZ Reference Architecture (RA) for wider eBusiness adoption and interoperability of the e-Business communications in the fashion supply chain.
The new Architecture was elaborated based on the requirements / specifications identified in the Gap Analysis and following technical meetings with stakeholders including eBIZ users.
back-compatibility with the previous (2010) version of the Architecture was considered be a requirement for upgraded developments and improvements.
The resulting new, upgraded Reference Architecture with detailed technical specifications: process description, data models and document templates (XML Schemas) completed with a reference validation procedure and a testing tool for stakeholders tests and public demonstrations.