IBCS® Standards 1.1 (pdf)

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Conceptual, perceptual, and semantic rules for the design of comprehensible reports, presentations, and dashboards

Edited PDF transcript of the IBCS® Standards as published on 150 pages illustrated with more than 180 instructive figures.

Compiled and edited by Rolf Hichert and Jürgen Faisst.

Free for members of the IBCS Association.

IBCS® members find the coupon code for their complimentary copy in the confirmation email after activating their IBCS® account.



Conceptual rules

  • Convey a messages (SAY)
  • Organize content (STRUCTURE)

Perceptual rules

  • Choose proper visualization (EXPRESS)
  • Avoid clutter (SIMPLIFY)
  • Increase information density (CONDENSE)
  • Ensure visual integrity (CHECK)

Semantic rules

  • Apply semantic notation (UNIFY)