Enhancing collaboration and compliance in the defence industry

Facilitating Secure Data Sharing and Export Control Compliance for Defence Contracts

Key points:

  • ShareAspace enables secure collaboration between MODs and industry contractors for digital data transfer and sharing.
  • ShareAspace is based on ISO 10303 PLCS standard, allowing data exchange and sharing without vendor lock-in.
  • ShareAspace Export Control supports compliance with export control regulations and promotes best practices in data management.
  • ShareAspace optimises cross-organisational data sharing, including spare parts management, and supports long-life cycle management of product data. It reduces IT contractual burden and creates collaboration opportunities for defence offset deals.

Facilitating secure data sharing and export control compliance for defence contracts

In today’s global defence industry, secure collaboration and compliance with export control regulations are critical to success. Eurostep provides solutions to support these needs through its ShareAspace platform, which enables secure collaboration between Ministries of Defence (MODs) and industry contractors. It also facilitates compliance with export control regulations, such as ITAR, through its Export Control packaged solution.

One of the key benefits of ShareAspace is its rich data model, which allows for the digital transfer or sharing of all relevant product and system data. This model is based on the ISO 10303 PLCS standard, enabling the digital transformation of the defence industry. Moreover, ShareAspace is open and standard-based, with open APIs, ensuring data exchange and sharing without vendor lock-in.

ShareAspace also provides next-level data access and security features, with management and auditing of licensed data, enabling the protection of intellectual property while making it available across different IT systems. Cross-organisational data sharing allows for the optimisation of availability, including spare parts management, and supports long-life cycle management of product data across generations of IT hard- and software.

Eurostep’s ShareAspace platform is an excellent fit for defence offset deals, as it reduces the contractual burden for IT and creates opportunities for collaboration. The platform is also deployed at both MODs and defence suppliers for internal collaboration and cross-discipline configuration management.

ShareAspace Export Control provides Eurostep’s defence industry customers with the ability to comply with export control regulations, encouraging best practices in the management of export control data and maintaining the records required by export control authorities. This solution is critical for the sharing of information subject to export control regulations, such as ITAR, in global value chains.

Eurostep’s ShareAspace solutions provide the defence industry with the collaboration and compliance tools needed to succeed in today’s global market. With its rich data model, standard-based and open APIs, and next-level data access and security features, ShareAspace is an excellent fit for any defence industry organisation seeking to improve its collaboration and compliance capabilities. Whether for defence offset deals, internal collaboration, or cross-discipline configuration management, Eurostep’s ShareAspace solutions provide a comprehensive platform to support the defence industry’s needs.

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