These documents are intended for a mixed technical audience, specifically those intending to develop ITK Accredited Systems, as well as those in the Health and Social Care Architecture communities.
There are 8 documents in 2 categories. The first part provides an overview of both the ITK and ITK Accreditation. The second part consists of 6 documents and covers the architectural requirements for building ITK Clients, Hosts and Middleware, the Distribution Envelope, Transports and Addressing, and the 3 different types of ITK transport: Web Service, Data Transfer Service and Transaction Messaging Service.
This is the second release to be issued by NHS Digital.
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Released on Monday, 24 October 2016.