Issue No. 08 - November (1983 vol. 3)
Bradford Smith , National Bureau of Standards
The data exchange specification is now well developed and tested, and more than 30 graphics system vendors have promised to supply IGES translators for their products.
Bradford Smith, "IGES: A Key to CAD/CAM Systems Integration", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 3, no. , pp. 78-83, November 1983, doi:10.1109/MCG.1983.263328