OMA SpecWorks is not alone in its role of creating standards, and recognizes the importance of working with other organizations that perform similar or complementary activities. To assist in this effort, OMA SpecWorks has relationships with outside organizations and standards bodies to ensure broad industry participation.
Liaison agreements with OMA SpecWorks operate in one of three ways:
- Cooperation Framework (CF) provides a set of guidelines agreed (but not formally signed) by OMA SpecWorks and the external organization.
- Cooperation Agreement (CA) where there is a formal, signed agreement in place between the external organization and OMA SpecWorks.
- Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a signed formal agreement between the external organization and OMA SpecWorks.
For information on how to form a liaison with OMA SpecWorks, please contact Seth Newberry at [email protected].
OMA currently holds liaison agreements with the following organizations:
3GPP (Third Generation Partnership Project)
3GPP2 (Second Generation Partnership Project)
ADA (Application Developers Alliance)
BBF (The Broadband Forum)
CEA (Consumer Electronics Association)
China DRM Forum
GCF (Global Certification Forum)
NPSTC National Public Safety Telecommunications Council
Oasis (e-Business standards)
OCF (Open Connectivity Foundation)
Small Cell Forum
TCCA – TETRA + Critical Communications Association
TIGA (Trade Association for Interests of Games developers)
TMF (Tele Management Forum)
TTA (Telecommunications Technology Association)
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
WBA (Wireless Broadband Association)
WS-I (Web Services Interoperability Organisation)