ISO/IEC 8822:1994 Preview
Information technology -- Open Systems Interconnection -- Presentation service definition
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2000. Therefore this version remains current.
Defines in an abstract way the externally visible service provided by the OSI presentation layer in terms of the primitive actions and events at the user/service boundary, the parameter data associated with each primitive action and event, the relationship between, and the valid sequences of, those actions and events. The service defined is the connection-oriented service which is provided by the OSI connection-oriented presentation protocol and the connectionless service which is provided by the OSI connectionless presentation protocol, each in conjunction with the OSI session service.
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