[802.3_DIALOG] IEEE P802.3bq 25G/40GBASE-T 2nd Sponsor recirculation ballot results
The 2nd Sponsor recirculation ballot on the amendment IEEE P802.3bq 25G/40GBASE-T closed successfully on 6th April 2016. The ballot exceeded the required 75% for consensus to approve the draft, there were no new negative votes, and no new required comments. The April 2016 IEEE P802.3bq Task Force interim meeting <http://www.ieee802.org/3/interims/index.html> will consider the 8 comments submitted and determine changes to the draft as appropriate. The availability of the comment database will be announced on the IEEE P802.3bq Task Force reflector.
The ballot statistics are:
111 Ballots returned
86.72% Response Rate (>= 75% required)
3.60% Abstain Rate (< 30% required)
97.20% Approval Rate (>= 75% required)
Thank you to all that participated in this ballot.
Chair, IEEE 802.3 Ethernet Working Group
Chair, IEEE P802.3bq 25G/40GBASE-T Task Force