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Project Guide

The project guide is currently being revised.   


TSC Guidelines

This document describes tasks and responsibilities of the Technical Steering Committee (TSC) like processes related to project controlling, how meetings and votings are carried out, and the process for quotation and ordering. This document should be read by candidates or elected members of the TSC.  Download





Project Form                                        Download

To propose an ASAM project.


Meeting Minutes                                Download


Contact List                                          Download


Request for Quotation                    Download


Release Presentation                      Download


Work Group Information Sheet  Download

To propose an ASAM study project.


Standards Template                        Download

Tools & Support

Antitrust Reminder

Please read this document to be aware of antitrust requirements and behavior within ASAM project groups.  Download





ASAM may organize training sessions to support ASAM projects. The intention of these trainings is to provide a knowledge base that enables participants to come to a common understanding or identify suitable approaches for their project work.

Review Trainings




Development tools

This part is currently being revised. 

Internal Standards

Data Models


MSR Description for Software of ECUs. Provides a Data Model for the formal description of software components in an ECU. Download


ASAM HDO v1.1.0

Harmonized Data Objects. Provides a Data Model for data elements shared in the MCD-area. For the most parts, it is identical with ASAM MSRSW. Download


ASAM Data Types v2.0.0

Definition of data types, e.g. boolean, integer, float, string, BLOB, etc, and related functions. Download


ASAM Structures v2.0.0

Definition of data structures, e.g. for time, IP adresses or URLs. Download





ASAM Expression v1.0.1

General Expression Syntax. Provides a language to express arithmetic, relational and logical expressions in a C-like notation. Download




Model-Based Development

ASAM Modeling v1.0.0

Modeling Guidelines. Rules for the creation of UML models. Includes rules for specific standards, e.g. ASAM XILDownload

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