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Advanced Communications Technologies Standards



Chris Greer, Robert B. Bohn, Tao Zhang


This report of the Advanced Communications Technologies Working Group of the Interagency Committee on Standards Policy (ICSP) provides an overview of Federal agency advanced communications technologies (ACT) standards activities and recommends standards priority areas for ICSP consideration. The ACT standards priorities recommendations section of the report sets out nine areas for consideration by the ICSP. The landscape review section provides an overview of each contributing agency's relevant ACT standards activities, including its mission, ACT goals, role in ACT standards, participation in standards development organizations, ACT focus areas, and examples of standards activities for each contributing Federal agency or office.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 8433
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Advanced communications technologies, international technical standards, Federal agency standards activities, standards, standards development organizations, standards priority areas.


Greer, C. , Bohn, R. and Zhang, T. (2022), Advanced Communications Technologies Standards, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed June 23, 2024)


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Created August 29, 2022, Updated November 29, 2022