American National Standards Institute

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American National Standards Institute

A non-profit organization that oversees development of voluntary standards of quality for products of governments and private companies. Members include government agencies, corporations, academics, and other individuals. While it was established by groups primarily interested in engineering standards, it works in other fields as well, notably health care. It was founded in 1918.
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standards and conformity assessment system, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) empowers its members and constituents to strengthen the U.
In 2007, ASIS decided to actively contribute to the process of developing both national and international standards in the security arena by way of its American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Standards Developing Organization status, as well as International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Liaison A status.
For more information about American national standards, visit the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) at www.
In a recent letter to the American National Standards Institute, Richard Luke, LAUSD's director of planning and design, criticized the 35-decibel goal as unrealistic and cost-prohibitive.
This article is based on a speech he presented at the American National Standards Institute's 1994 annual conference.
After determining which ISO standard applies to their operations, companies should obtain an ISO guidebook, such as the ISO 9000 Handbook or ISO 9000: Preparing for Registration, both available from the American National Standards Institute (see exhibit 2, at right, for its address).
ANSI May Stop Programmer Polyglotism By specifying syntax and semantics for the SQL and NDS database languages, two newly issued American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards are expected to reduce the number of languages that MIS programmers must learn.
The proposal is under consideration now for adoption by the New York-based American National Standards Institute (ANSI).
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announced a router, based on the new American National Standards Institute (ANSI) High-Speed Digital Subscriber Line (HDSL2) standard.
SMACNA's s standards are incorporated in many building codes nationwide, and its Indoor Air Quality standards are in the process of being approved by the American National Standards Institute.

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