A System is a model for describing anything that processes data for your organization (applications, services, 3rd party APIs, etc.) and describes how these datasets are used for business functions of instances of your data resources. It contains all 4 privacy attributes (
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fides_key constrained string
A string token of your own invention that uniquely identifies this System. It's your responsibility to ensure that the value is unique across all of your System objects. The value may only contain alphanumeric characters, underscores, and hyphens. (
A UI-friendly label for the System.
A human-readable description of the System.
A required value to describe the type of system being modeled, examples include: Service, Application, Third Party, etc.
An attribute to describe the role of responsibility over the personal data, used when exporting to a data map.
Controller if not set explicitly.
An optional value to identify the owning department or group of the system within your organization
third_country_transfers constrained string
An optional array to identify any third countries where data is transited to. For consistency purposes, these fields are required to follow the Alpha-3 code set in ISO 3166-1
An optional array of contact information if a Joint Controller exists. This information can also be more granularly stored at the dataset level (
The array of properties that declare the requirement for and information surrounding a Data Protection Impact Assessment (
Information will be exported as part of the data map or Record of Processing Activites (RoPA)
The resources to which the System sends data.
The resources from which the System receives data.
The array of declarations describing the types of data in your system. This is a list of the privcy attributes (
data_qualifier) for each of your systems.
If a dataset is referenced as part of the system, all applicable data categories set on the dataset are treated as part of the system.
organization_fides_key string default:
The fides key of the Organization to which this System belongs.
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Demo manifest file:
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