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BSI points towards collaboration on Artificial Intelligence guidance “to give industry clarity”

BSI research has revealed that guidance on Artificial Intelligence (AI) produced to date by international bodies, national Governments and technology providers alike is “disconnected”. As a result, the business standards company is calling for the consolidation of...
Posted On 03 Oct 2019
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IEC and ISO develop ‘toolbox’ of risk management standards for business sector

All businesses face threats on an ongoing basis, ranging from unpredictable political landscapes to rapidly evolving technology and competitive disruption. With this in mind, the IEC and ISO have developed a ‘toolbox’ of risk management standards designed to help...
Posted On 01 Jul 2019
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British Standards Institution secures full membership of CEN and CENELEC post-Brexit

On Friday 23 November, the General Assemblies of the European standards organisations CEN and CENELEC approved a plan that secures BSI’s full membership post-Brexit. BSI welcomes the outcome as a “pragmatic solution” that provides stability for the European standards...
Posted On 27 Nov 2018
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“Arc faults can trigger £31,900 average downtime costs in 24 hours” warns Eaton

Research conducted by power management specialist Eaton estimates the cost of production downtime alone in an average factory could reach £31,900 within 24 hours of an arc fault. Then there’s the threat to life safety posed by the initial explosion, the potential for...
Posted On 03 May 2017
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International Electrotechnical Commission adopts ONVIF specification for new access control standard

ONVIF, the global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, has announced that its newest access control specification has been adopted by the global standards group International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) as its new standard for electronic...
Posted On 26 Apr 2016