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3GPP
(3rd Generation Partnership Project)
ARIB, ETSI, T1, TTA and TTC (the "Organizational Partners") have agreed to co-operate for the production of Technical Specifications for a 3rd Generation Mobile System based on the evolved GSM core networks and the radio access technologies that the Organizational Partners support (i.e. UTRA both FDD and TDD modes).
ANSI
American National Standards Institute
ARIB
Association of Radio Industries and Businesses
It was chartered by the Minister of Posts and Telecommunications, Japan, as a public service corporation on May 15, 1995. ARIB has about 300 members including both Japanese firms and overseas firms.
China Wireless Telecommunication Standard
(CWTS) Group is the SDO responsible for wireless standardization in China, as approved by the Ministry of Information Industry (MII)
DVB
The Digital Video Broadcasting Project
ERO
European Radiocommunications Office
ETSI
European Telecommunications Standards Institute
European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization
European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization
FCC
Federal Communication Commission
HGI
Home Gateway Initiative
IETF
Internet Engineering Task Force
IPR Helpdesk
Free of charge service supporting creativity and innovation in Europe
ITU
I.T.U. Mobile Communications
MHP
Multimedia Homa Platform - DVB-MHP
MHP Knowledge Database
MHP Knowledge Database
SMPTE
Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers

Fora

3D@Home Consortium
Industry consortium to drive adoption of 3D technology for home viewing
3G Americas
Unifying the Americas through Wireless Technology
Application Home Initiative , the
The Application Home Initiative
ATM Forum
International non-profit organization formed with the objective of accelerating the use of ATM (Asynchronous Transfer Mode) products and services through a rapid convergence of interoperability specifications. In addition, the Forum promotes industry cooperation and awareness.
Bluetooth
Bluetooth is an open specification for wireless communication of data and voice.
CIAJ
Communications and Information network Association of Japan
CNCP
Canadian National Contact Point - IST
Consumer Electronics Association , the
Electronics Association
DIF
the Digital Interoperability Forum
Digital Audio Visual Council
Digital Audio Visual Council
Digital Media Project (DMP) , the
The Digital Media Project (DMP)
EICTA
the European Information, Communications and Consumer Electronics Industry
European Audiovisuel Observatory
European Audiovisuel Observatory
European Broadcasting Union
European Broadcasting Union
European Digital Cinema Forum (EDCF)
European Digital Cinema Forum
Home Audio Video Interoperability
Home Audio Video Interoperability
IPv6 Forum

IMTC
International Multimedia Telecommunications Consortium
ISMA
Internet Streaming Media Alliance
MPEG Industry Forum
MPEG Industry Forum
NFC Forum
The Near Field Communication (NFC) Forum
Open IPTV Forum
The Open IPTV Forum aims at providing an IPTV solution, independent from the technology behind it, that enables a "plug and play" experience for end-users.
OSGi Alliance
OSGi Alliance
Pro-MPEG Forum
The Pro-MPEG Forum is an association of broadcasters and programme makers, equipment manufacturers and component suppliers with interests in realising interoperability of professional television equipment, according to the implementation requirements of broadcasters and other end-users.
SD Card Association
SD Card Association
TV-Anytime Forum
TV-Anytime Forum
UMA Alliance
Unlicensed Mobile Access
UWB Forum
Ultra WideBand Forum
Wimedia
The WiMedia Alliance is a not-for-profit open industry association formed to promote personal-area range wireless connectivity and interoperability among multimedia devices in a networked environment.
Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Alliance
WECA's mission is to certify interoperability of Wi-FiT (IEEE 802.11) products and to promote Wi-FiT as the global wireless LAN standard across all market segments

Association

Broarband Wireless Association

Celtic initiative (The)
Cooperation for a European sustained Leadership in Telecommunications
DLNA
Digital Living Network Alliance
EGDF
The European Games Developer Federation (EGDF)
ETNO
The European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association
EURESCOM
the European Institute for Research and Strategic Studies in Telecommunications GmbH
HomePlug Powerline Alliance
HomePlug Powerline Alliance
IABM - INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTING MANUFACTURERS
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTING MANUFACTURERS
Internet Home Alliance
Internet Home Alliance
Mobile Data Association
The Mobile Data Association (MDA) was established in 1994 to increase awareness of mobile data amongst users and their advisers.
Mobile DTV Alliance
The Mobile DTV Alliance is an open industry consortium that focuses on promoting the best practices and open standards to deliver premium-quality broadcast television to mobile devices in North America
MultiBand OFDM Alliance
MultiBand OFDM Alliance

W3C The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web.

Other Informative

DVB-H
The Global Standard for Mobile TV and IP Datacast.
ETO
European Telecommunications Office
ETP
The European Telecommunications Platform
FUTURE INTERNET
News on EU activities on Future Internet
GSA
Global mobile Suppliers Association
IEEE
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Mobile Data Initiative
The Mobile Data Initiative (MDI) is an industry alliance formed by some of the world's leading mobile telecommunications and information technology companies
Mobile Entertaiment Forum
The voice of mobile entertaiment
MSUA
The Mobile Satellite Users Association site.
OMA
Open Mobile Alliance
The mission of the Open Mobile Alliance is to grow the market for the entire mobile industry by removing the barriers to global user adoption and by ensuring seamless application interoperability while allowing businesses to compete through innovation and differentiation.
Standard Mobile Imaging Architecture
Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
 
Telecommunications Industry Association , the
(TIA) is both a Trade Association of over 1,000 members and an ANSI-accredited SDO with participation from 400 companies and organizations which develops standards for equipment and systems used in the USA and around the world. TIA is also the Secretariat for 3GPP2.
Telecommunications Technology Association (TTA) of Korea , the
is the SDO authorized by the Ministry of Information and Communication for standardization activities in Korea and represents 150 members.
Telecommunication Technology Committee (TTC) of Japan , the
contributes to standardization in the field of telecommunications by establishing protocols and standards for connection between telecommunications networks, terminal equipment, and a telecommunications network, etc., as well as the dissemination of those standards. It has 160 members

Collection of useful references in the field of 'Interfaces, simulation and visualisation technologies' .