How does the National Information Exchange Model (NIEM) standardise the Information Exchange Package Documentations (IEPDs)?

NIEM standardizes the artifacts necessary for interagency information exchange into an IEPD. NIEM makes available reusable IEPD content used in data exchanges; creates and disseminates tools to support rapid IEPD development and deployment; and provides managed processes for the creation, support, dissemination, and implementation of information exchanges. In order to support these exchanges, NIEM provides a: