Projects

Approved Standards and Active Projects

The IEEE ComSoc Standards Development Board (COM/SDB) sponsors standards in communications and networking technologies. These include the technical domains and interests reflected in the scope of ComSoc Technical Committees.


Communications Society Standards Development Board (COM/SDB)
Approved standards:

  • IEEE 661-1979: IEEE Standard Method for Determining Objective Loudness Ratings of Telephone Connections
  • IEEE 1902.1-2009: IEEE Standard for Long Wavelength Wireless Network Protocol
  • IEEE 1329-2010: IEEE Standard Method for Measuring Transmission Performance of Speakerphones
  • IEEE 269-2010: IEEE Standard Methods for Measuring Transmission Performance of Analog and Digital Telephone Sets, Handsets, and Headsets
  • IEEE 269a-2012:¬†IEEE Standard Methods for Measuring Transmission Performance of Analog and Digital Telephone Sets, Handsets, and Headsets – Amendment 1
  • IEEE 1652-2016: IEEE Standard for Translating Head and Torso Simulator Measurements from Eardrum to Other Acoustic Reference Points

Active projects:

  • P269: Standard for Measuring Electroacoustic Performance of Communication Devices
  • P2784:¬†Guide for the Technology and Process Framework for Planning a Smart City

Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks Standards Committee (DySPAN-SC)

Approved standards:

  • IEEE 1900.1-2008: IEEE Standard Definitions and Concepts for Dynamic Spectrum Access: Terminology Relating to Emerging Wireless Networks, System Functionality, and Spectrum Management
  • IEEE 1900.2-2008: IEEE Recommended Practice for the Analysis of In-Band and Adjacent Band Interference and Coexistence Between Radio Systems
  • IEEE 1900.4-2009: IEEE Standard for Architectural Building Blocks Enabling Network-Device Distributed Decision Making for Optimized Radio Resource Usage in Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks
  • IEEE 1900.4a-2011: IEEE Standard for Architectural Building Blocks Enabling Network-Device Distributed Decision Making for Optimized Radio Resource Usage in Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks Amendment 1: Architecture and Interfaces for Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks in White Space Frequency Bands
  • IEEE 1900.5-2011: IEEE Standard for Policy Language Requirements and System Architectures for Dynamic Spectrum Access Systems
  • IEEE 1900.6-2011: IEEE Standard for Spectrum Sensing Interfaces and Data Structures for Dynamic Spectrum Access and Other Advanced Radio Communication Systems
  • IEEE 1900.1a-2012: IEEE Standard Definitions and Concepts for Dynamic Spectrum Access: Terminology Relating to Emerging Wireless Networks, System Functionality, and Spectrum Management Amendment 1: Addition of New Terms and Associated Definitions
  • IEEE 1900.4.1-2013: IEEE Standard for Interfaces and Protocols Enabling Distributed Decision Making for Optimized Radio Resource Usage in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks
  • IEEE 1900.6a-2014: IEEE Standard for Spectrum Sensing Interfaces and Data Structures for Dynamic Spectrum Access and Other Advanced Radio Communication Systems – Amendment 1: Procedures, Protocols, and Data Archive Enhanced Interfaces
  • IEEE 1900.6-2011/Cor 1-2015: IEEE Standard for Spectrum Sensing Interfaces and Data Structures for Dynamic Spectrum Access and Other Advanced Radio Communication Systems – Corrigendum 1
  • IEEE 1900.7-2015: IEEE Standard for Radio Interface for White Space Dynamic Spectrum Access Radio Systems Supporting Fixed and Mobile Operation
  • IEEE 1900.5.2-2017: IEEE Approved Draft Standard Method for Modeling Spectrum Consumption

Active projects:

  • P1900.1: Standard Definitions and Concepts for Dynamic Spectrum Access: Terminology Relating to Emerging Wireless Networks, System Functionality, and Spectrum Management
  • P1900.5.1: Standard Policy Language for Dynamic Spectrum Access Systems
  • P1900.6b: Standard for Spectrum Sensing Interfaces and Data Structures for Dynamic Spectrum Access and other Advanced Radio Communication Systems. Spectrum Database Interfaces Amendment.

Power Line Communication Standards Committee (PLC-SC)

Approved standards:

  • IEEE 1775-2010: IEEE Standard for Power Line Communication Equipment – Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Requirements – Testing and Measurement Methods – co-sponsored with the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Power System Communications Committee (PSCC)
  • IEEE 1901-2010: IEEE Standard for Broadband over Power Line Networks: Medium Access Control and Physical Layer Specifications
  • IEEE 1905.1-2013: IEEE Standard for a Convergent Digital Home Network for Heterogeneous Technologies
  • IEEE 1901.2-2013: IEEE Standard for Low Frequency (less than 500 kHz) Narrow Band Power Line Communications for Smart Grid Applications
  • IEEE 2030.5-2013: IEEE Adoption of Smart Energy Profile 2.0 Application Protocol Standard
  • IEEE 1905.1a-2014: IEEE Standard for a Convergent Digital Home Network for Heterogeneous Technologies Amendment 1: Support of New MAC/PHYs and Enhancements
  • IEEE 1909.1-2014: IEEE Recommended Practice for Smart Grid Communications Equipment — Test Methods and Installation Requirements
  • IEEE 1901.2a-2015: IEEE Standard for Low-Frequency (less than 500 kHz) Narrowband Power Line Communications for Smart Grid Applications – Amendment 1

Active projects:

  • P2030.5: Standard for Smart Energy Profile Application Protocol
  • P1901.1: Medium Frequency (less than 15 MHz) Power Line Communications for Smart Grid Applications
  • P1901.1.1: Standard Test Procedures for IEEE 1901.1 Standard for Medium Frequency (less than 15 MHz) Power Line Communications for Smart Grid Applications

Virtualized and Software Defined Networks and Services Standards Committee (NetSoft-SC)

Approved standards:

  • IEEE 1903-2011: IEEE Standard for the Functional Architecture of Next Generation Service Overlay Networks (NGSON)
  • IEEE 1903.1-2017: IEEE Approved Draft Standard for Content Delivery Protocols of Next Generation Service Overlay Network
  • IEEE 1903.2-2017: IEEE Approved Draft Standard for Service Composition Protocols of Next Generation Service Overlay Network (NGSON)
  • IEEE 1903.3-2017: IEEE Approved Draft Standard for Self-Organizing Management Protocols of Next Generation Service Overlay Network

Active projects:

  • P1913: Software-Defined Quantum Communication
  • P1915.1: Standard for Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization Security
  • P1916.1: Standard for Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization Performance
  • P1917.1: Standard for Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization Reliability
  • P1921.1: Software-Defined Networking (SDN) Bootstrapping Procedures
  • P1930.1: Recommended Practice for Software Defined Networking (SDN) based Middleware for Control and Management of Wireless Networks

Green ICT Standards Committee (GreenICT-SC)

Active projects:

  • P1922.1: A method for calculating anticipated emissions caused by virtual machine migration and placement
  • P1922.2: A method to calculate near real-time emissions of information and communication technology infrastructure
  • P1923.1: Computation of energy efficiency upper bound for apparatus processing communication signal waveforms
  • P1924.1: Recommended practice for developing energy efficient power-proportional digital architectures
  • P1925.1: Energy Efficient Dynamic Line Rate Transmission System
  • P1926.1: A Functional Architecture of Distributed Energy Efficient Big Data Processing
  • P1927.1: Services Provided by the Energy-efficient Orchestration and Management of Virtualized Distributed Data Centers Interconnected by a Virtualized Network
  • P1928.1: A Mechanism for Energy Efficient Virtual Machine Placement
  • P1929.1: An Architectural Framework for Energy Efficient Content Distribution

Mobile Communication Networks Standards Committee (MobiNet-SC)

Active projects:

  • P1914.1: Standard for Packet-based Fronthaul Transport Networks
  • P1914.3: Standard for Radio Over Ethernet Encapsulations and Mappings
  • P1918.1: Tactile Internet: Application Scenarios, Definitions and Terminology, Architecture, Functions, and Technical Assumptions
  • P1918.1.1: Haptic Codecs for the Tactile Internet
  • P1920.1: Aerial Communications and Networking Standards
  • P1931.1: An Architectural Framework for Real-time Onsite Operations Facilitation (ROOF) for the Internet of Things
  • P1932.1: Licensed/Unlicensed Spectrum Interoperability in Wireless Mobile Networks
  • P1933.1: Hybrid Automatic Repeat reQuest for High Throughput Applications

Edge, Fog, Cloud Communications with IOT and Big Data Standards Committee (EdgeCloud-SC)

Approved standards:

  • IEEE 1906.1-2015: IEEE Recommended Practice for Nanoscale and Molecular Communication Framework
  • IEEE 2410-2017: IEEE Standard for Biometrics Open Protocol Standard

Active projects:

  • P1912: Privacy and Security Architecture for Consumer Wireless Devices
  • P1906.1.1: Standard Data Model for Nanoscale Communication Systems
  • P1934: OpenFog Reference Architecture for Fog Computing

Access and Core Networks Standards Committee (AccessCore-SC)

Approved standards:

  • IEEE 1904.1-Conformance01-2014: IEEE Standard for Conformance Test Procedures for Service Interoperability in Ethernet Passive Optical Networks, IEEE Std 1904.1(TM) Package A
  • IEEE 1904.1-Conformance02-2014: IEEE Standard for Conformance Test Procedures for Service Interoperability in Ethernet Passive Optical Networks, IEEE Std 1904.1(TM) Package B
  • IEEE 1904.1-Conformance03-2014: IEEE Standard for Conformance Test Procedures for Service Interoperability in Ethernet Passive Optical Networks, IEEE Std 1904.1(TM) Package C
  • IEEE 1904.1-2017: IEEE Standard for Service Interoperability in Ethernet Passive Optical Networks (SIEPON)

Active projects:

  • P1904.2: Management Channel for Customer-Premises Equipment Connected to Ethernet-Based Subscriber Access Networks
  • P1911.3: HDBaseT 5Play
  • P1910.1: Meshed Tree Bridging with Loop Free Forwarding