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  Easing the development of healthcare architectures following RM-ODP principles and healthcare standards
Calvillo J., RomáN I., Rivas S., Roa L. Computer Standards & Interfaces 35(3): 329-337, 2013.  Type: Article

The application of information and communication technologies in the healthcare industry is a complex undertaking. Various standards have evolved in recent years in an attempt to maintain consistency in the face of the ever-increasing ...

Jun 27 2013
  Sharing standards: standardizing the European information society
Rada R., Ketchell J. Communications of the ACM 43(3): 21-25, 2000.  Type: Article

Rada and Ketchell briefly discuss the European Union’s Information Society Standardization System (ISSS) and a standardization document called a workshop agreement. This article will be helpful to anyone contemplating informa...

Apr 1 2000
  Information technology standards and standardization: a global perspective
Jakobs K. Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA, 2000.  Type: Divisible Book

The computer industry consists of a large number of companies and an even larger number of complex products. When a collection of products hits your computer, the hardware and the software have to work together. Information technology ...

Apr 1 2000
  User participation in standards setting--the panacea?
Jakobs K. (ed), Procter R., Williams R. StandardView 6(2): 85-89, 1998.  Type: Article

Contrary to the general trend of trying to increase user participation in the standards development process, the authors argue that “user participation at all costs does not achieve much; in fact, may be counterproductive due...

Aug 1 1999
  The business benefit of standards
Bird G. StandardView 6(2): 76-80, 1998.  Type: Article

Bird discusses “open standards” that can be implemented in products without encumbrances, royalties, or excessive charges. Buyers and users benefit from increased flexibility, freedom of choice, lower costs of integ...

Jul 1 1999
  Measurement-based standards for future information technology systems
Wakid S., Radack S. StandardView 5(1): 36-40, 1997.  Type: Article

The charter of the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL), which operates within the US government’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is outlined in this position paper. The goal of the ITL is to develo...

Nov 1 1997
  The quest for information technology standards for the global information infrastructure
Hogan M., Radack S. StandardView 5(1): 30-35, 1997.  Type: Article

The authors note the likely future importance of a global information infrastructure and the need for standards in such an infrastructure, and they ask whether US national standards or international standards best serve US commerce. Th...

Oct 1 1997
  Open systems standardization (2nd ed.)
Cargill C., Prentice-Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1997.  Type: Book (9780132683197)

The subtitle of this book is crucial. Throughout the book, Cargill discusses two business aspects of standardization, namely, the organizational issues in the standards development process, and the interaction of business and standards...

Sep 1 1997
  The standards process
Bach C. StandardView 3(1): 29-32, 1995.  Type: Article

A number of standards organizations are mentioned in this paper: EDI and CALS (for electronic commerce), ISO 9000, Internet, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU). Only t...

Aug 1 1997
  Harnesses and muzzles
Farrell J. StandardView 4(1): 29-31, 1996.  Type: Article

Farrell deals with the situation facing broad-based standards organizations as they deal with groups of users who do not participate (free riders), those who participate well, and those who have such a vested interest in the outcome th...

Apr 1 1997
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