ENV.Data Centre.DMZ

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This is an Environment document

Document icon ENV Data Centre - DMZ Version: 1.0 OIAr logo
Document type: Environment Owner:

S.A.D. Jumelet


This Environment exists in the following Working Area(s):


The Data Centre - Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) Environment comprises facilities for communication between (both internal and external) end users/other party's systems on one hand and applications in the Back End Environment on the other hand. In the Data Centre - DMZ Environment, physical conditions (like power supply, cooling, fire prevention and physical security) meet very high standards.

This environment is complemented by/adjacent to the Data Centre - Back-end environment.

Business Context

In the Data Centre - DMZ Environment, facilities are in place to support and secure transactions between internal and external end users or other party's systems and core business processes of ArchiSurance. Examples are orders that are placed on the ArchiSurance website and payment transactions with credit card services.

Quality Demands

The quality demands of this Environment are:

QA Group Quality Attribute Value Rationale
Flexibility Adaptability HSC ArchiSurance should be able to adapt facilities very quickly to respond to changing customer demands.
Scalability NS -
Maintainability Manageability NS -
Accountability NS -
Reliability Availability High Communications with the outside world are even more important than internal processing. Failure of facilities in this Environment will obstruct customer interaction and therefore lead to negative customer experience and damage to the brand.
Integrity Medium Because facilities in this Environment are used for interaction with external systems and users, sufficient provisions should be taken to safeguard the integrity of these facilities. Because facilities are placed in a safe (physical) location, in most cases the "Medium" level will be adequate.

NB: Only the two or three most important Quality demands for this environments are rated here. The purpose of this listing is to generally characterize an Environment in terms of Quality demands.

Building Block Variants, suited for this Environment

There are currently 3 Building Block Variants that can operate in this Environment. The table below shows which Building Block Variants these are:

Building Block Variant Primary environment Owner Maturity
Application Platform SAP JAVA [[SE.ENV.Data Centre.Back-end|]]

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Identity Validation - External access Data Centre - DMZ

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Permission Validation - External access Data Centre - DMZ

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