Storage Smarts Answer #44 -- Developing technology standards

Storage Smarts Answer #44 –– Developing technology standards

QUESTION OF THE WEEK:

This is the primary organization for fostering the development of technology standards in the United States. It works with industry groups and long-established computer standards from this organization include the American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII) and the Small Computer System Interface (SCSI).
a. ISO
b. BCBS
c. IBTA
d. ANSI
e. IEC

Were you correct? This week's answer is:
d. ANSI

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The answer to your question is ANSI. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) is the primary organization for fostering the development of technology standards in the United States. ANSI works with industry groups and is the U.S. member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).

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This was last published in April 2003

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