Real Standards for Virtual Worlds – Why and How?

Kai Jakobs


The paper provides guidelines for potential those who would like to pro-actively participate in ICT standards setting. Some of the more tricky and confusing terms are discussed, as are the characteristics of today’s ICT standardisation environment. Finally, the paper gives more concrete advice how to identify the most suitable standards setting body for a given technology to be standardised.


ICT standards; standardisation; standards setting bodies

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