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By Simon Quicke Sep 29, 2016

Brexit raises questions over standards

Those UK manufacturers producing hardware that has to comply to EU standards might find life becoming more difficult post Brexit Continue Reading


By Irwin Lazar Get Started Nov 21, 2016

Video conferencing standards, protocols and interoperability

Irwin Lazar explains what video conferencing standards and protocols are and why they are necessary to enable interoperability and promote successful video communications. Continue Reading


By Ed Burns Evaluate Nov 08, 2016

One path to standardizing on a reporting and visualization tool

Most enterprises want to standardize on a single BI reporting tool, but change is hard. One company took the long view toward getting there and it's paying off. Continue Reading

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By Vicki Livingston Get Started Nov 01, 2016

Standards: Building blocks for 5G cellular things

Learn about the standards behind 5G and why they are critical to building the framework for the future connection of a system of all things connected. Continue Reading


Oct 31, 2016

Lack of cybersecurity standards leaves election process vulnerable

Hackers continue to exploit vulnerabilities in the U.S. political technology, highlighting the need for cybersecurity standards and guidelines to help protect voter information. Continue Reading


By Christine Parizo Manage Oct 19, 2016

Microservices governance requires standards, security and scrutiny

What does it take to govern microservices? Christine Parizo explains why this requires comprehensive security, the establishment of standards and a careful selection of products. Continue Reading


By Beth Pariseau News Oct 13, 2016

Open Container Initiative offshoot pushes standardization envelope

Does a set of container standards being nurtured by Google and Red Hat represent a threat to Docker? IT industry observers weigh in. Continue Reading


By Robert Sheldon Evaluate Oct 10, 2016

How the AppConfig Community sets the MAM standard

An assembly of EMM vendors and developers continue their quest to standardize mobile app configuration and management technology across iOS, Android and Windows platforms. Continue Reading


By Robert Sheldon Get Started Oct 06, 2016

How to use WMI and the CIM standard with Windows PowerShell

WMI, Microsoft's implementation of the CIM standard, lets admins use PowerShell commands to view and modify system data and configuration. Continue Reading


By Kristen Lee News Sep 09, 2016

For Interoperability Standards Advisory, ONC aims for Wikipedia style

In a Twitter chat, an ONC executive discussed plans to enhance 2017 interoperability technology specifications. Chat members also brought up meaningful use and blockchain. Continue Reading