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IEEE 2089™ Provides Foundation for European Reference Document for Children's Protection & Well-being Online

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2023 IEEE Connecting the Unconnected Summit

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Amendments to IEEE Std 802.3™-2022 Raise The Speed Bar for Automotive Ethernet

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IEEE Trial-Use Standard for Testing and Evaluating the Dielectric Performance of Celebratory Balloons in Contact with Overhead Power Distribution Lines Rated up to 38 kV System Voltage

This standard is applicable to celebratory balloons that are comparable in size and shape to what are commonly referred to as foil balloons and are available in retail stores and filled with helium or a lighter-than-air gas. The dielectric performance of celebratory balloons in contact with simulated energized overhead distribution…

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IEEE Guide for Control and Automation Installations Applied to the Electric Power Infrastructure

The smart grid interoperability reference model (SGIRM) was developed in IEEE Std 2030™-2011 for systems that integrate, among other assets, distributed energy resources (DER). DER management systems (DERMS) and microgrid controllers are examples of such systems applied in this guide. In the process of applying the SGIRM-2011, elements were added…

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IEEE Standard for Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for Deep Learning (DL) Inference Engines

A set of application programming interfaces (APIs) that is aimed at breaking down the barriers between different deep learning (DL) inference engines and applications is defined in this standard. The APIs are comprised of functional interfaces including parameter reading, model compilation optimization, operator registration, thread management, input/output data acquisition, inference…

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