What technical environments does the standard support?

– the BIAN Service Domain conceptual capability partitions can be related to any technical environment – they simply define sensible ‘module boundaries’. In more traditional ‘monolithic’ environments the Service Domain can be related to a major software application component and the service operations define (hard-wired) interfaces. In the cloud the Service Domains can act as autonomous service centers. See the Practitioner´s Guide for more details.