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Next-Generation Digital Standards

ACORD Next-Generation Digital Standards

ACORD's focus is to create a lightweight program and technology-agnostic Next-Gen Digital Standard, aligned with ACORD’s Reference Architecture, for members to use in fine-grained transactions, such as microservices and RESTful APIs.

ACORD NGDS Latest Releases

These complete release documents contain all files and artifacts associated with current and prior ACORD NGDS releases.

ACORD NGDS User Stories by Capability

User story deliverables, based on the most current release, segmented by high-level capabilities. Each file contains sublevels of capabilities to further break down the processes.

ACORD NGDS Specifications & Documentation

Specifications, guidelines and other associated documentation, updated per the most current ACORD NGDS release.

ACORD NGDS Master Artifacts

Object resource definitions, schemas, templates and other common artifacts, based on the most current release.

ACORD NGDS Online Help

ACORD members with access to the NGDS Standards may access an online version of the Specification Help File on our site.

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For more information, or access to older versions of Standards, please contact Member Services.