TIMEZONE Technical Committee (Reactivated)
Revised April 2011
TC TIMEZONE was reactivated to carry on the work of the original TC TIMEZONE
which created the
Timezone Registry and Service Recommendations document. TC TIMEZONE will
- Develop a proposal for a central authoritative Timezone Registry
and data format to be submitted as a draft to the IETF for ultimate
publication as an RFC.
- Develop a proposal for a Timezone API and a Timezone service
layer to be submitted as a draft to the IETF for ultimate publication
as an RFC.
- Develop requirements for a Timezone Registry Service.
- Develop proposals for Timezone Registry Service implementations
using current protocols.
Begin and End Dates
||August 2 2007
Milestones and Work Products
||Publish draft specifications for review and discussion at Roundtable XI.
||Publish revised specifications and submit to IETF as internet drafts.
||Timezone Registry Service Requirements and Timezone Service implementation
proposals presented at Roundtable XII.
||Submission of Timezone Service Specification and Timezone XML Specification to
IETF as internet drafts.
||Proposed to CalConnect Board that we send a letter to IETF and IANA suggesting they offer to provide hosting
and support for the Olson Database and process considering Mr. Olson's impending retirement and actively
supported the concept and proposal within IETF.
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Mike Douglass, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute:
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