International Organization for Standardization

International Organization for Standardization, International standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations.

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The International Organization for Standardization (ISO; ) is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations. Founded on 23 February 1947, the organization develops and publishes worldwide technical, industrial, and commercial standards. It is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and works in 165 countries.It was one of the first organizations granted general consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council. Overview The International Organization for Standardization is an independent, non-governmental organization, the members of which are the standards organizations of the 165 member countries. It is the world's largest developer of voluntary international standards and it facilitates world trade by providing common standards among nations.

Countries in the International Organization for Standardization
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Countries in the International Organization for Standardization ... There are, as of 2020[update], 165 members of the International Organization for Standardization. Three types of membership status can be distinguished:...

List of International Organization for Standardization standards
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List of International Organization for Standardization standards ... This is a list of published International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standards and other deliverables. For a complete and up-to-date list of...

List of International Organization for Standardization technical committees
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List of International Organization for Standardization technical committees ... Technical Committees. ISO or International Organization for Standardization is a standards-making body, similar to IEC or International Electrotechnical Commission...

International standard
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International standard ... prominent such organization is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Other prominent international standards organizations include the...

Standards organization
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Standards organization ... Standardization Organizations: A Chinese Perspective (PDF), East–West Center Anja Drame (6 January 2006), "International Terminology Standardization;...

Software asset management
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Software asset management ... Processes and tiered assessment of conformance, International Organization for Standardization; International Electrotechnical Commission, 2006-05-01, p. 5...

International Standard Book Number
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International Standard Book Number ... format was developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and was published in 1970 as international standard ISO 2108 (the 9-digit...

List of ISO 3166 country codes
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List of ISO 3166 country codes ... The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) created and maintains the ISO 3166 standard – Codes for the representation of names of countries...

Standardization
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Standardization ... that include firms, users, interest groups, standards organizations and governments. Standardization can help maximize compatibility, interoperability, safety...

C++
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C++ ... telephone switches or space probes). C++ is standardized by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), with the latest standard version ratified...

European Committee for Standardization
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ISO/IEC 80000
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ASTM International
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Ecma International
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List of International Organization for Standardization standards, 1-4999
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ISO 3166-1
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ANSI C
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International Standard Atmosphere
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