The IAB has issued a call for review of “Report from the IAB/IRTF Workshop on Congestion Control for Interactive Real-Time Communication” prior to potential approval as an IAB stream RFC. The document is available for inspection here: https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-iab-cc-workshop-report/ The Call for Review will last until 14 May 2014. Please send comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The IAB announced a call for nominations and volunteers for serving on the RSOC on 26 March 2014. For details on the position and further links, please see the previous message linked here. The call completed, and 4 people accepted nominations. With thanks for their willingness to serve, the list of willing nominees is: Sara […]
As specified in “RFC Editor Model (Version 2)” (RFC 6635), the IAB is responsible for appointing the members of the RFC Series Oversight Committee (RSOC). Bernard Aboba has stepped down from his role on the RSOC. The IAB thanks him for his service. The IAB is now looking for a community member to appoint to […]
The leaders of the Internet technical organizations responsible for coordination of the Internet infrastructure (IETF, IAB, RIRs, ccTLD ROs, ICANN, ISOC, and W3C), welcome the US Government’s announcement of the suggested changes related to the IANA functions contract. Read the full statement here.
The IAB is responsible for selecting an individual to serve a 3 year term on the ISOC Board of Trustees. The procedure is described in RFC3677. The candidates who accepted their nominations are: Bernard Aboba Hago Dafalla John Levine Jordi Palet Martinez Kaveh Ranjbar Sean Turner Stephen Kent Sue Hares We solicit feedback on these […]
The IAB has issued a call for review of “RFC Style Guide” prior to potential approval as an IAB stream RFC. The document is available for inspection here: https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-iab-styleguide/ The Call for Review will last until 2 April 2014. Normally, we ask for comments to go to the IAB mail list, but for this document, […]
The IAB has issued a call for review of “Reflections On Host Firewalls” prior to potential approval as an IAB stream RFC. The document is available for inspection here: https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-iab-host-firewalls/ The Call for Review will last until 2 April 2014. Please send comments to email@example.com.
On 13 February 2014, the NomCom announced the selection of the IAB slate whose terms will start at IETF 89 in March 2014: Mary Barnes Marc Blanchet (incumbent) Ted Hardie Joe Hildebrand Eliot Lear (incumbent, 1 year term) Brian Trammell The IAB thanks outgoing members Bernard Aboba, Ross Callon, […]
Leaders of the organizations responsible for coordination of the Internet technical infrastructure (loosely referred to as “I* leaders”) met last week in Santa Monica, California, USA. During the 2-day meeting, they discussed activities underway and exchanged views and updates on a range of topics. Read the full statement here.
This year, the IAB will select one person for an ISOC Board of Trustees term ending in mid-2017. Nominations (including self-nominations) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 27, 2014. Please include e-mail contact details with the nomination.