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Helping you make sense of existing and emerging standards
Our services are tailored to your needs.
The world of standards is complex, but our Research and Intelligence team can bring you clarity and help you unlock the value of standards.
Our research allows organisations to plan rather than react to market and standards evolution.
We can support you to:
We work for numerous government and business clients, carrying out research across a wide range of sectors and issues.
You benefit from a valuable breadth of skills, because our team is made up of both expert information specialists and professional market research staff.
And to make sure you receive the most useful strategic and tactical intelligence, we also tap into the specific technical expertise of sector colleagues – both internal and external.
Our qualified Information Specialists have specific expertise in analysing all aspects of the current and emerging standards landscape.
Here are two of our key intelligence services:
A Standards Landscape provides a bespoke view of standards aligned to your organization’s requirements – such as policy-making, innovation or business resilience.
It delivers a map of current, draft and proposed standards. You get a tailored, factual analysis of the landscape relevant to a specific market, technology, service, product, material or activity.
A Standards Watch is a service that keeps clients fully up to date with the latest standardization activities in a particular subject area.
You can get reports monthly, bi-monthly, quarterly or annually, with status updates on a series of standards, proposals and new standards in progress. This provides an overview based on the latest thinking in the related area of standardization.
Desk research can cover:
Where relevant the team can map standards to legislation.
We can also conduct reviews of related policy reports and documents as related to specific sectors or issues.
Standardization is complex in both traditional and emergent technology and innovation.
In any given sector, there’ll be a range of stakeholder views to take into account on the need, scope and focus of standards. Our professional market researchers talk to stakeholder groups to understand the different perspectives, and to find out where there is consensus or divergence on complex issues.
We support your standards development activities with a wide range of services, such as: