[802.3_DIALOG] IEEE P802.3bt DTE Power via MDI over 4-Pair 2nd IEEE 802.3 Working Group recirculation ballot results
The 2nd IEEE 802.3 Working Group recirculation ballot on the Amendment IEEE P802.3bt DTE Power via MDI over 4-Pair closed successfully on 18th December 2016. The ballot exceeded the required 75% for consensus to approve the draft. The January 2017 IEEE P802.3bt Task Force interim meeting <http://www.ieee802.org/3/interims/index.html> will consider the 454 comments submitted and determine changes to the draft as appropriate. The availability of the comment database has already been announced on the IEEE P802.3bt Task Force reflector.
The ballot statistics are:
155 Ballots returned
73.11% Response Rate (> 50% required)
18.06% Abstain Rate (< 30% required)
85.83% 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