Standardization has the potential to shape, expand, and create markets. Information technology has undergone a rapid transformation in the application of standards in practice, and recent developments have augmented the need for the divulgence of supplementary research. Standardization Research in Information Technology: New Perspectives amasses cutting-edge research on the application of standards in the market, covering topics such as corporate standardization, linguistic qualities of international standards, the role of individuals in standardization, and the development, use, application, and influence of information technology in standardization techniques.Pirated copies of Microsoft Windows systems can still be readily purchased a#39; under the countera#39; from popular markets ... Like any other pirated version of software, Microsoft Windows XP costs around five to 15 yuan RMB each ( approximately $1-$2 or lower), with some regional variations. ... The two Chinese companies paid Microsoft a total compensation of some 790, 000 yuan (RMB)( about $95, 000U.S.anbsp;...
|Title||:||Standardization Research in Information Technology: New Perspectives|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2007-12-31|