[802.3_DIALOG] IEEE P802.3bt DTE Power via MDI over 4-Pair 1st IEEE 802.3 Working Group recirculation ballot results
The 1st IEEE 802.3 Working Group recirculation ballot of the amendment IEEE P802.3bt DTE Power via MDI over 4-Pair closed successfully on 21st October 2016. The ballot exceeded the required 75% for consensus to approve the draft. The November 2016 IEEE P802.3bt Task Force plenary week meeting <http://www.ieee802.org/3/interims/index.html> will consider the 292 comments submitted and determine changes to the draft as appropriate. The availability of the comment database will be announced on the IEEE P802.3bt Task Force reflector.
The ballot statistics are:
146 Ballots returned
68.87% Response Rate (> 50% required)
15.07% Abstain Rate (< 30% required)
82.26% Approval Rate (>= 75% required)
Thank you to all that participated in this ballot.
Chair, IEEE 802.3 Ethernet Working Group
Chair, IEEE P802.3bt DTE Power via MDI over 4-Pair Task Force