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9. Changelog

9.1 2022 October release (22.10)

  • Update chapter on Service Composition
  • Add section on Data Mesh

9.2 2022 September release (22.09)

  • Move Self-Description technical specs to the next Identity, Credential and Access Management document
  • Update Self-Description livecycle status
  • Introduction of Interconnection Point Identifiers
  • Introduction of new language terms for Data Exchange
  • Update of the Gaia-X schemas and diagrams aligned with the Gaia-X Framework

9.3 2022 April release (22.04)

  • Link to Trust Framework document (where the Self-Description mandatory attributes now are)
  • Aligning Gaia-X architecture with NIST Cloud Federation Reference Architecture (CFRA)
  • Updated definition of Data Exchange Services
  • Updated Service Composition and Resource model
  • Updated Self Description Lifecycle
  • Consistency and alignment with other officially published Gaia-X documents, streamlining and de-duplication of text to ease reading

9.4 2021 December release (21.12)

  • Adding Contract and Computable Contract definitions in the Conceptual Model
  • Update on the Self-Description lifecycle management
  • Update on the Federated Trust Model

9.5 2021 September release (21.09)

  • Rewrite of the Operating model chapter introducing Trust Anchors, Gaia-X Compliance, Gaia-X Labels and Gaia-X Registry.
  • Update of Self-Description mandatory attributes in the Appendix.
  • Update of Interconnection, Resource and Resource template definitions.
  • Gitlab automation improvement and speed-up
  • Source available in the 21.09 branch.

9.6 2021 June release (21.06)

  • Adding a new Operating model section introducing the first principle for Gaia-X governance.
  • Adding preview of Self-Description mandatory attributes in the Appendix.
  • Improvement of the Policy rules.
  • Improvement of the Asset and Resource definitions.
  • Complete release automation from Gitlab.
  • Source available under the 21.06 tag.

9.7 2021 March release (21.03)

9.8 2020 June release (20.06)

  • First release of the Technical Architecture document by the BMWi