Overview: The IEEE Computer Society (IEEECS) is the professional society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The Computer Society provides technical information and services to computing professionals. It focuses on advancing the theory, practice, and application of computer and information processing technology. Through its conferences, applications-related and research-oriented journals, local and student chapters, distance learning virtual campus, technical committees, and standards working groups, the Society promotes an exchange of information, ideas, and technological innovation among its members. In addition, the Society maintains relationships with the US Computing Sciences Accreditation Board and Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, monitoring and evaluating curriculum accreditation guidelines.
Specifications: Standards organized by work group are available here
IPR Policy: Is available at the following document at page 43: http://www.computer.org/portal/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=ede0621e-82df-45a7-9370-3f52b34afa94&groupId=115328
Current Status: Active
Last Updated: October 29, 2013