- European Telecommunication Standards Institute
etsi - Computer Definition
An independent, not-for-profit organization officially responsible for the standardization of information and communications technologies (ICT) within the European Union (EU). ICT technologies include telecommunications, broadcasting, and related areas such as intelligent transportation and medical electronics.The membership includes administrations, manufacturers, network operators, research bodies, service providers, and end-user organizations. For more information see the contact information in Appendix A.
(European Telecommunications Standards Institute, Sophia Antipolis technical park, Nice, France, www.etsi.org) A non-profit membership organization founded in 1988, dedicated to standardizing information and communication technologies (ICT) throughout Europe. It promotes worldwide standards for telecommunications, broadcasting and medical electronics, and its efforts are coordinated with the ITU. With members from more than 50 countries, any European organization proving an interest in promoting European standards may represent itself in ETSI.