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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.
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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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