We look at how SMEs promote diversification of economic activities, support sustainable development and stimulate innovation.

We address some of the basic questions surrounding cloud computing, including the savings and business utility the technology can offer.

Learn about how it only takes one slip to cause irreparable damage to a company’s image.

We explore some of the ways in which standards offer opportunities for an equal, level playing field and economic growth. 

Does it pay to be green? Learn about how the concept of going green is improving our environment, changing industry and improving economic performance along the way.

Learn about how governments can use ISO 9001 to win over voters, clean up bureaucracy and run the public sector like a well-oiled machine.

Learn about the three business trends that are changing the way we run our companies and how standards are making inroads to help us thrive and survive.

After six frustrating years, the economy is far from a full recovery. But there is hope. Learn how standards can make a difference.

This issue uncovers the hidden risks that threaten businesses of all sizes and provides security recommendations on how to protect against these threats.

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