Introducing the Common Assessment Method for Standards and Specifications (CAMSS)

Less than an hour

Course details


This eLearning course introduces the Common Assessment Method for Standards and Specifications (CAMSS), an action for assessing standards and specifications and helping its inclusion within eGovernment projects.

The main objective of CAMSS is achieving interoperability and avoiding vendor lock-in by establishing a neutral and unbiased method for the assessment of technical specifications and standards in the field of ICT. This method is compliant with the Regulation 1025/2012 on European Standardisation and the European Interoperability Framework (EIF).

Target audience

The target audience includes:

  •  IT professionals in public administration
  • eGovenment and public sector Project Managers,
  • Professionals involved in developing, implementing, or managing eGovernment solutions
  • Policymakers
  • Stakeholders in standardization processes within the EU

Learning objectives

  • Understand what CAMSS is and why it is important to European interoperability systems
  • Identify relevant CAMSS Solutions
  • Identify the potential users for CAMSS
  • Recognise the different use cases for CAMSS

Offered by

This content is offered by the European Commission. The European Commission is the European Union's politically independent executive arm. It is alone responsible for drawing up proposals for new European legislation, and it implements the decisions of the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union.