American National Standards Institute

What is American National Standards Institute?

American National Standards Institute meaning 11 West 42nd Street, New York, N.Y. 10036. An organization that coordinates the development of U.S. voluntary national standards for nearly all industries. It is the U.S. member body to ISO and IEC. Information technology standards pertain to programming languages, electronic data interchange, telecommunications and physical properties of diskettes, cartridges and magnetic tapes.

 

reference: U.S . Food & Drug – Glossary of Computer System Software Development Terminology (8/95)

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