5 Technology Standards Every Association CIO Should Know

By: Andy Freed

Standards are everywhere, and nowhere is this more evident than in technology. An association management expert breaks down five technology standards that, if they don't already, have the potential to greatly impact the core operations of many associations.

Most people don't think much about standards, where they come from, or why they're important. But for association management professionals, standards, particularly technology standards, are an essential part of the world in which we live and work. Whether it's data-exchange standards, security standards, standard definitions, or testing standards, association professionals rely on shared criterion to manage our work and ensure that our organizations thrive and succeed. ...