Re: [802SEC] BPL Project
Thanks for your reply.
I will see if I can pursue it. I do believe that the issue is a larger
issue than just this project. I think it is a matter of a deficiency in
IEEE internal provisions for coordination, which are weak at best.
I'm not worried about access to the process for my company (or my own views
via my company). I am worried about 802's ability as a (legitimate)
materially interested party to express its opinion on the upper layer
issues on this project, even though I expect most of the controversy to
surround PHY and transmission media issues.
At 09:05 AM 7/23/2005 , Mills, Steve M (Standards) wrote:
>I would encourage you to take it to ANSI. Speaking for myself, and not
>the CAG, I feel it is within the bounds of what ANSI would deem
>appropriate. I believe that there are many other organizations that
>have similar policies; INCITS and ATIS being examples.
>In any case, taking it to ANSI would give us a definitive answer. And,
>if we are found to be in violation, we can fix it. Otherwise, I would
>invite you to participate through your company; who, as you know, is a
>From: Geoff Thompson [mailto:gthompso@NORTEL.COM]
>Sent: Friday, July 22, 2005 3:24 PM
>Subject: Re: [802SEC] BPL Project
>I would like to note for the record that I consider the denial of access
>802 to voting is denial of participation to a "materially interested
>and thus potentially grounds for an appeal of the IEEE process to ANSI.
>The IEEE needs to get this fixed. We have a legitimate interest in this
>At 02:54 PM 7/22/2005 , Shellhammer, Steve wrote:
> >802 EC,
> > Paul asked me to look into the possibility of 802 joining
> >the broadband over power-line (BPL) sponsor ballot as an entity. This
> >item is in the Information Items on today's agenda. Attached is a
> >summary of the report which can be placed in the minutes.
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