Our July 2003 meeting was held at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, California, USA. As of this meeting, 802.11 membership consists of 397 voters, and 139 nearly voters. There are potentially 536 voters if all nearly voters attend.
This Letter Ballot closed in the weeks preceding this meeting:
- LB58: Letter Ballot to suspend Section 2.3.5 of the 802.11 Working Group Operating Rules until the close of the November 2003. It passed with a vote of 248 : 7 : 8. The ballot had 66% return and 97% approval.
New Letter Ballots:
- LB59: The working group passed a motion to conduct a Recirculation Letter Ballot for 802.11e Draft 5.0
- LB60: The working group passed a motion to conduct a Recirculation Letter Ballot for 802.11i Draft 5.0
Other WG activities:
- Upcoming Interim meeting locations were discussed:
- September 14th-19th, 2003 – Swissôtel The Stamford, Singapore
- January 11th-16th, 2004 – The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, BC, Canada
- May 2004 - Looking for a sponsor to volunteer.
The reports for the individual task groups are linked below:
- IEEE 802.11g has been approved by the Standards Board to be published as an IEEE standard.
- IEEE 802.11h has been forwarded to RevCom for final approval.
- Sponsor Ballot voter pools have been formed for 802.11e and 802.11i.
- A motion was passed to form a new study group for DSRC (Dedicated Short Range Communication) in the 5.9GHz band .
- A motion was passed to form a new study group for fast roaming and handoff.
Project 802.11e, MAC Enhancements for Quality of Service Project 802.11i, MAC Enhancements for Security Project 802.11j, 4.9 GHz - 5 GHz Operation in Japan Project 802.11k, Radio Resource Measurement of Wireless LANs Project 802.11m, Maintenance PAR Project 802.11n, High Througput
WNG, Wireless LAN Next Generation Standing Committee Publicity Publicity Committee
The next meeting of 802.11 will take place September 14th-19th, 2003 – Swissôtel The Stamford, Singapore.
See IEEE 802.11 Meeting Plan for details.
USEFUL LINKS TO OTHER SITES:
IEEE P802.11 WLANs RELATED
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