Clivia Systems
Company  Activities  Technology  Resources  

Organizations and Forums
Articles and Publications




The following table lists web sites containing information about some of the organizations and industry forums involved in specifying the communications standards, specifications and recommendations for the core, access, enterprise and home network infrastructure.

Organization or Forum Name Web Site

3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)

3rd Generation Partnership Project 2 (3GPP2)

3rd Generation for IP (3G.IP)


Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS)

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB)

ATM Forum (ATMF)



CDMA Development Group

CDPD Forum


China Wireless Telecommunication Standard (CWTS)

Common Programming Interface Forum (CPIX)

Common Switch Interface Consortium (CSIX)


Content Alliance

Digital Audio Visual Council (DAVIC)

Digital Subscriber Line Forum (DSL Forum)

Enterprise Computing Telephony Forum (ECTF)

European Computer Manufacturers Associations (ECMA)

European ISDN User Forum (EIUF)


European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI)

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Fiber to the Home Council (FTTH Council)

Frame Relay Forum (FRF)

10 Gigabit Ethernet Alliance (GEA)

GPRS Applications Alliance


HiperLAN2 Global Forum

Homeplug Powerline Alliance

Home Phone Networking Alliance (HomePNA)

HomeRF Working Group


Infared Data Association (IrDA)

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

IEEE 1394 Trade Association

Intelligent Network Forum (IN Forum)


International Multimedia Teleconferencing Consortium, Inc. (IMTC)

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

International Powerline Communications Forum (IPCF)

International Softswitch Consortium (ISC)

International Telecommunications Union (ITU)

Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)

Internet Protocol Detail Record (IPDR)

Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Forum
Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Task Force
Metro Ethernet Forum

Mobile Wireless Internet Forum (MWIF)

Multi Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) Forum

Multiservice Switching Forum (MSF)

Network Processing Forum (NPF)

North American ISDN Users Forum (NIUF)


Network and Services Integration Forum
Network Interconnection Interoperability Forum (NIIF)

Object Management Group (OMG) - Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA)

Open Mobile Alliance (OMA)

Optical Domain Service Interconnect (ODSI)


Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF)

Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing Forum (OFDM Forum)

Quality of Service Forum (QoS Forum)

Remote DMA Consortium (RDMA Consortium)
Service Availability Forum
SIP Center http;//

Softswitch Forum

Software Defined Radio Forum (SDR Forum)

Standards Committee T1 Telecommunications

Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA)

Telecommunications Information Networking Architecture Consortium (TINA)

Telecommunications Technology Association (TTA)

The Telecommunication Technology Committee (TTC)

TeleManagement Forum

3G Americas

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) Forum

Value Added Services Alliance (VASA) Forum

Vendors ISDN Association (VIA)

Wi-Fi Alliance

WiMAX Forum

Wireless Access Protocol Forum (WAP Forum)

Wireless Communications Alliance (WCA)
Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI)

Wireless Data Forum (WDF)

Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Association (WECA)

Wireless LAN Interoperability Forum (WLIF)





Stay tuned!




Organization Reference Description
Optical Industry and Techology Development Association Optical roadmaps
International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors Semiconductor roadmaps



(c) 2002, Clivia Systems. All rights Reserved.
Last updated: Wednesday June 16, 2004, Today's date: