Can you help with these two question?
1. What are the advantages of standards?
2. What are the disadvantages of standards?
Standards provide several advantages and disadvantages. I will identify some of those here.
- enable more reliable systems since all of the parts in the system have well defined roles and methods of interaction
- enable more robust systems since all parts following the standard have well defined responses to unknown situations
- enables more parties to participate in the market ...
In this solution I discuss the advantages and disadvantages of standards in software and technology.