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Measuring underwater noise
Human-generated noise is recognized as a growing challenge for the health of ocean ecosystems. IEC TS 62600-40 helps the marine energy industry measure sound produced by their equipment.
Earth Day 2021
Earth Day is marked on April 22 to focus attention on the climate crisis.
The important role of access control in cyber security
Cyber security depends on organizations always being sure that users are who they say they are and that they have permission to utilize specific network resources or to enter restricted areas.
Leading the way on standards for the future
The position of Phil Wennblom as Chair of ISO/IEC Joint Technical Committee 1 has been renewed until January 1 2023.
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IEC for all
The Market Strategy Board (MSB) was set up by the IEC to identify the principal technological trends and market needs in the IEC fields of activity. The MSB publishes recommendations – white papers – in a form that differs from International Standards.