New standard 802.3bf-2011
I am pleased to inform you that 802.3bf was approved as a new standard by
the IEEE-SA Standards Board on 16 May 2011.
802.3bf-2011-Standard for Information Technology -Telecommunications and
Information Exchange between Systems - Local and Metropolitan Area Networks
- Specific Requirements Part 3: Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision
Detection (CSMA/CD) Access Method and Physical Layer Specifications
Amendment: Media Access Control (MAC) Service Interface and Management
Parameters to Support Time Synchronization Protocols
Congratulations and thanks to everyone who participated in the project.
Steven B. Carlson
Chair, 802.3bf TimeSync Task Force
Executive Secretary, IEEE 802.3 Working Group
High Speed Design, Inc.
Portland, OR 97229