Abstract Preview

This standard specifies interchange and arithmetic formats and methods for binary and decimal floating-point arithmetic in computer programming environments. This standard specifies exception conditions and their default handling. An implementation of a floating-point system conforming to this standard may be realized entirely in software, entirely in hardware, or in any combination of software and hardware. For operations specified in the normative part of this standard, numerical results and exceptions are uniquely determined by the values of the input data, sequence of operations, and destination formats, all under user control.


General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2020-05
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 74
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 25
    Interconnection of information technology equipment
  • 35.200
    Interface and interconnection equipment

Buy this standard

Format Language
PDF
Paper
  • CHF178

Got a question?

Check out our FAQs

Customer care
+41 22 749 08 88

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday - 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (UTC+1)

Keep up to date with ISO

Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, views and product information.