Standards and Cross References
 
  1. Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) X12 , ANSI body to develop Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) standards.
  2. ADSL (Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line) information:
  3. ANSI (American National Standards Institute)
  4. ANSI National Standards System Network
  5. Application Binary Interface Standard , ABI+ Group for Intel Architecture.
  6. Application Binary Interface Standard , MIPS ABI Committee.
  7. Arial Software , Online marketing and Web traffic management software.
  8. ASN.1 Resources , Information and documentation for Abstract Syntax Notation One.
  9. ATM (Asynchronous Transfer Mode) information:
  10. C3D biomechanics file format , for joint 3D position and analog data.
  11. Catalogs and Standards Information , from ANSI, ISO and IEC - searchable.
  12. CCITT , Some information from the Indiana Gopher server.
  13. CDMA and related topics , e.g. cellular (TIA/EIA/IS-95A) and PCS (ANSI J-STD-008).
  14. CIE , International Commission on Illumination.
  15. Common Data Security Architecture (CDSA) , from Intel.
  16. Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems (CCSDS) , International space agencies data exchance standardization.
  17. CORBA information:
  18. Credit card payment protocol , from Netscape.
  19. Digital Television Links
    • Links on DTV - unfortunately blends information both for designers and users.
    • Digital Video Broadcasting - The definitive authority on DVB. The DVB Project is a market-led consortium of public and private sector organizations in the television industry.
    • Digital Satellite Television Web Ring , Digital satellite television technologies, reception, decryption.
    • ATSC Advanced Television Systems Committe - ATSC was formed to establish voluntary technical standards for advanced television systems - mainly self-promoting, but does have white papers.
    • DVB Digital Video Broadcasting - DVB includes over 220 well known organizations in more than 30 countries, commited to designing a global family of standards for the delivery of digital television.
    • Software for HDTV sets - Discusses design issues related to MPEG decoding for digital television.
  20. Data Interchange Standards Association (DISA) , secretariat for Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) X12 .
  21. Digital Audio Visual Interoperability Council (DAVIC) , International audio/video organization.
  22. DNP Protocol , Distributed Network Protocol, control protocol.
  23. DNS Resources Directory , Information on the Internet Domain Name System from The Internet Solution .
  24. DOS Protected Mode Interface (DPMI) , Specification.
  25. Dynamic Host Configuration (dhc) , from Bucknell University.
  26. ECDIS information:
  27. Electronic Text Encoding and Interchange (TEI P3) , Guidlines and index.
  28. EPP and ECP (IEEE 1284) , Parallel Port Standard.
  29. EIA RS-343A, High Definition monochrome and color standard. DOD release, circa 1969
  30. Ethernet information:
  31. European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) , Organization for technical interoperability.
  32. FCS (Fibre Channel Standard) information:
  33. FDDI information:
  34. FORTH , Information from ATHENA Programming under the direction of ANSI X3J14.
  35. Frame Relay information:
  36. Graphical Symbols , Compliant to IEC Standard 417.
  37. HIPPI information:
  38. HTML information:
  39. HTTP information , from the W3 Consortium.
  40. I2O , Device independent input/output device interface standard.
  41. IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) , Electrical and electronic engineering standards body, Geneva.
  42. IEEE 1394 (Firewire) information:
  43. IEEE 802.9a documentation
  44. IEEE Standards information , - not the actual standards themselves which must be purchased (generally).
  45. IETF Documents under review , - rapidly changing documents.
  46. IETF RFCs from the InterNIC , - permanent documents.
  47. IMA (Interactive Media Association) , RFTs (empty as of 3/18/94).
  48. Internet Drafts index , from the IETF.
  49. Internet Protocol links , from netlab.itd.nrl.navy.mil.
  50. InterNIC , Internet Documentation (RFC's, FYI's, etc.).
  51. IP Next Generation information:
  52. IP over ATM working group
  53. IPI , from ftp.network.com - minimal online material.
  54. ISDN information:
  55. ISO , International Standards Organization.
  56. ISO 10303 , - information from Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics (IGD).
  57. JAVA information:
  58. JavaScript information:
  59. JPEG , FAQ - Joint Photographic Experts Group image compression standard.
  60. Large File Format , standardization effort (64 bit indexes).
  61. LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)
  62. Macintosh information:
  63. MBONE , multicast over IP (especially Internet) - good "home" page.
  64. Metadata standards comparison , from CIESIN .
  65. MHEG Centre - MHEG-5 has been adopted by the UK terrestrial multiples operators as the UK Content Decoder for the digital terrestrial services.
  66. MIME information:
  67. MPEG information:
  68. MPI information:
  69. MPLS Resource Center, The , IETF's Multiprotocol Label Switching Standard.
  70. Multicast IP and MBone , Student project from Trinity College Dublin .
  71. Multimedia Standards
  72. Multimedia-related RFCs
  73. NCITS (formerly X3 Accredited Standards Committee) , The ANSI committee on information technology.
  74. Network Computerô Reference Profile , Apple, IBM, Oracle, Netscape, and Sun guidelines.
  75. Network Time Protocol (NTP) , from University of Delaware/HP.
  76. NITFS (National Imagery Transmission Format Standards) , MIL-STDs for platform independent image transmission.
  77. ODBC information:
  78. Open Document Management API (ODMA) , API for document management systems (from AIIM).
  79. OSI Reference Model , Student project from Trinity College Dublin .
  80. PASC , IEEE's Portable Application Standards Committee, POSIX, etc..
  81. PCI information:
  82. PCMCIA , What is PCMCIA? from Blackbox.
  83. PCMCIA , Links to PCMCIA-related sites - Phoenix Technologies.
  84. Perl , Perl programming language resource Web site.
  85. PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) , Public domain public key cryptography, index.
  86. PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) , Workshop with overview and tutorial material - Pretty (sic) good.
  87. Phase Relationships in the Standardization Process , Comments by James Gosling.
  88. PVM (Parallel Virtual Machine) , Communication package for Unix systems, from Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
  89. Python , Programming language, interpretative, interactive, object-oriented, extensible.
  90. QuickTime , Multimedia architecture for synchronized graphics, sound, video, text and music.
  91. RGB/YUV Pixel Conversion , Formula, tables and guides for converting between color spaces.
  92. RFC , Index and search engine from the IETF.
  93. RFC , HTML linked from MIT - searching available.
  94. RFC , Repositories - a URL list from Cern. Somewhat dated (10/94) but still useful.
  95. Rich Text Format (RTF) , Translation tools, specs (RTF format), etc..
  96. RSVP , (IETF Working Group ) Internet resource reservation setup protocol.
  97. S/390 Parallel Sysplex(tm) , High availability system for online transaction processing (OLTP).
  98. SC4 On-Line Information Service (SOLIS) , ISO TC184/SC4 subcomittee (Industrial/manufacturing).
  99. SCI (Scalable Coherent Interface) information:
  100. SCSI information:
  101. SDL (Specification and Description Language) , for communications systems, ITU standard.
  102. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), The , Netscape secure TCP connectivity proposal to IETF.
  103. SFODB (Spaceborne Fiber Optic Data Bus) , Technical/tutorial IEEE 1393 SFODB standard information.
  104. SGML , Standard Generalized Markup Language.
  105. SGML , Discussion.
  106. SGML , ftp server.
  107. SMDS information:
  108. SMIL information:
  109. SNMP , and network management.
  110. SONET information:
  111. SPICE , Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, a standard for software process assessment.
  112. SQL , Database query language.
  113. SS7 (Signaling System 7) , Telephone switching protocol overview.
  114. SSA (Serial Storage Architecture) , Peripheral interconnect architecture from IBM.
  115. STEP parts status , from the University of Karlsruhe.
  116. STEP information:
  117. T1 , Telecommunications Committee - American National Standards Institute (ANSI) committee.
  118. T10 (formerly X3T10) , I/O Standards from NCITS (e.g. SCSI and ATA [IDE], SSA).
  119. T11 (ANSI/NCITS) Standards Information , Fibre Channel (FCS) and HIPPI.
  120. T13 Technical Committee , AT attachment (portables/laptops, disk attachment).
  121. TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) information:
  122. TWAIN , Image acquisition (e.g. scanner) application programming interface (API) standard.
  123. TWIRP , Two-Way InfraRed Protocol for remote control interaction.
  124. UDP (User Datagram Protocol) , the RFC - RFC768.
  125. Unicode , Worldwide character encoding standard from the Unicode Consortium.
  126. Unified Modeling Language (UML) , Language for specifying and documenting software artifacts.
  127. Unix information:
  128. USB (Universal Serial Bus) information:
  129. USENET information:
  130. VCCI , Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Information Technology Equipment.
  131. VDSL Tutorial , Very high rate Digital Subscriber Line for data over fiber/copper.
  132. VRML information:
  133. WAP information:
  134. Windows information:
    • WinFiles.com , Information and resources for the various Windows OSs from Microsoft.
    • WinUser , Information and resources for the various Windows OSs from Microsoft.
  135. X.400-FAQ
  136. X.500 - the OSI Directory Standard
  137. X12 Accredited Standards Committee , ANSI electronic data interchange (EDI) body.
  138. X3T11 , from ftp.network.com - Minimal to no online material.
  139. xDSL (Digital Subscriber Line) information:
    • xDSL Glossary , Glossary of xDSL terminology from Aware.
    • xDSL News , Digital subscriber line (xDSL) information/news from Telechoice.
  140. XML (eXtensible Markup Language) information:

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