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Discuss whether there are too many standards organizations attempting to regulate the networking field. Take into consideration whether consultation is necessary, and whether governmental or larger international bodies should be formed to manage standards.

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In the network field, there are several organisations involved, namely International Standard Organisation (ISO), The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), International Telecommunication Union are the dominant.

ISO based in Switzerland, they're responsible for setting the protocols used within a computer network. This can include things such as the current IPv4 network protocol, the future IPv6 protocol and TCP.

IETF is a large open international community of network designers, operators, vendors, and researchers concerned about the evolution of the Internet architecture and the smooth operation of the Internet. It is open to any interested individual.

IEEE is the world's largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and ...

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The standards organizations in networking fields are examined. The manage standards are formed for stand organizations.

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