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With VDE CORPORATE STANDARD you ensure a common understanding of quality - for your employees, suppliers and customers.
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DKE is involved in the development of driverless regional trains
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Interview for World Standards Day: ‘Climate protection is impossible without standards’
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Engineers use virtual AR to maintain and verify the work of human robots in Smart Factory 4.0
DIN and DKE make great progress in achieving digital standards and standardization
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In the Shop of the VDE Publishing House you will find electrotechnical safety standards and books.

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In the VDE shop you will find VDE Studies, Roadmaps and Positions Papers.

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Make your expertise the gold standard with the new VDE SPEC

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In an age of rapid advances in technology, we have created VDE SPEC, a tool that can be used to get innovations in electrical engineering and information technology onto the market swiftly. VDE can use it to ensure high-quality outcomes by supervising processes, managing projects, offering its expertise in standardization and calling upon its network of experts.

Sprinting towards market standard status. VDE SPEC: giving your innovative project the edge over the competition

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Standards create confidence in products, services and new technologies

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Anyone can buy a dishwasher or a washing machine and plug it in at home. One thing is certain: devices manufactured according to standards are safe and fit into usual sockets. Standards therefore mean safety – for example for consumers when using products. For manufacturers, standards mean investment security, as products can be developed sustainably on the basis of standards for the European or international market. And for users, standards mean reliability as products from different manufacturers can be combined.

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