Supporting the everyday transactions as well as the data asset trading in food safety and certification requires the harmonization of multidisciplinary data deriving from a number of heterogeneous data sources, while at the same time there’s the need to enable the interoperability among different systems and support real-time data exchange.

Towards this, the Data Handler ingests the data and performs data ingestion functionalities for collecting and storing (aggregated) data from various data streams. Data Handler performs ETL processes and implements a first lever of data transformation regarding a set of supported standards (EPCIS 2.0, GS1 WebVoc, etc…).