Standard are the set of rules or the guidelines which was monitored by an authorized organization. In our daily days we use some different standards, some of which we don’t know about them but still we use in our private and professional lives. Using standard examples communicating, cooking, take care of health, building things, growing foods and so on. It provide a foundation by which activities are governed, to gain your business as well as helping you personally. Some of the standards for products, services are listed below:
So from the above information provided we can see how why business and organization need standard to use in their operations. If you going to maintain or create your own standard and controlling the defined one it is cost prohibitive. So de facto standard is one of the less-expensive methods for establishing any standard.
This type of standard is something that is used so widely that considered a standard for any application although it has no official status. De facto is Latin word, means from fact. It achieves its status from dominance of markets on which it applies. If any standard considered as de facto doesn’t mean it is best. Most of the times de facto gain its status because this is the first one to arrive in the market scene. This standard is of actuality and adopted by industry and the their customers so it is also known as market driven. If the market-driven standard approved through a formal standards organization they become de jure standards.