Tonnerre Lombard

FFII’s coordinator for Switzerland

OpenISO website launched

Starting from today, there is a new standardization organization doing its work in this world. It is known under the name OpenISO, and is an organization created by Norbert Bollow (who some of us might remember from

OpenISO is an organization which set out to create truly open standards, not based on a reasonable and not discriminatory (RAND) basis. OpenISO wants all information required to implement its standards to be free, so everyone can freely develop competing poducts that implement its standards.

So far, OpenISO has released a number of standards in the network area (such as the telnet protocol), and is now aiming at ECMA 376 in a Call for Participation.