ISO 6586:1980 Preview

Data processing -- Implementation of the ISO 7- bit and 8- bit coded character sets on punched cards

Defines implementation of ISO 7-bit and 8-bit coded character sets on punched cards as well as the representation of 7-bit and 8-bit combinations on 12-row punched cards. This representation is derived from, and compatible with, the Hollorith Code. Ensures widely compatibility with existing punched card files. Intended for general interchange of information among data processing systems.


General information

  • Current status : Published
    Publication date : 1980-11
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 5
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2
    Coded character sets
  • 35.220.10
    Paper cards and tapes
    35.040.10
    Coding of character sets

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