ANSI stands for “American National Standards Institute” is just a non profit corporation which encourages and develops the requirements related to systems and recently items in the United States.

ANSI was originally called the “American Engineering Standards Committee” (AESC), which was formed in 1918. Computer makes while producing the models to become suitable for 3rd party products follow these requirements.

The organization’s headquarters are in Washington, DC. ANSI’s operations office is located in New York City. The ANSI annual operating budget is funded by the sale of publications, membership dues and fees, accreditation services, fee-based programs, and international standards programs.

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The hard disk was invented on September 13, 1956 by IBM team led by Rey Johnson (considered as “father” of the disk drive). Earlier hard disk drives were large and cumbersome devices.