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JTC 1/SC 38


Distributed Application Platforms and Services (DAPS)

Scope

Standardization for interoperable Distributed Application Platforms and Services including:

Working / Study Groups

Working Group 1 on Web Services

Tems of Reference:

  1. Maintain previously approved standards from WS-I PAS submissions: ISO/IEC 29361, ISO/IEC 29362, and ISO/IEC 29363.
  2. Mantain possible future JTC 1 PAS and Fast Track developed ISO/IEC standards in the area of Web Services.
  3. Investigate where web service related standardization is already ongoing in JTC 1 entities.
  4. Investigate gaps and commonalities in work in “3” above.

Working Group 2 on Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)

Terms of Reference:

  1. Enumerate SOA principles.
  2. Coordinate SOA related activities in JTC 1.
  3. Investigate where SOA related standardization is already ongoing in JTC 1 entities.
  4. Investigate gaps and commonalities in work in “3” above, such as SOA governance and management, the latter including lifecycle aspects.
  5. Liaise and collaborate with relevant SDOs and consortia related to SOA.
  6. Maintain possible future JTC 1 PAS and Fast Track developed ISO/IEC standards in the area of SOA.
  7. Identify and recommend new standards development efforts where gaps have been noted per 4
  8. Develop standards work assigned to WG2 by SC 38

Working Group 3 on Cloud Computing

Terms of Reference:

  1. Identify, develop, and maintain JTC 1 deliverables initially in the field of Cloud Computing Reference Architecture and Terms and Definitions.
  2. Investigate the requirements for new work in the areas of Use case Analysis Methodology and Principle of Cloud Service Delivery, as provided in Clause 5.2 of the Study Group Report on Cloud Computing (SC 38 N 430).
  3. As a basis for the evaluation and development of new work, utilize a use case-based methodology as described in the SC 38 Study Group Report on Cloud Computing (SC 38 N 430) as appropriate.
  4. Support SC 38 goals and respond to requests pertaining to Cloud Computing initiated by SC 38, JTC 1 and external Liaison organizations.
  5. Liaise and collaborate with SDOs and consortia related to Cloud Computing as appropriate.
  6. Maintain future JTC 1 PAS and Fast Track submissions assigned to SC 38 in the area of Cloud Computing and Virtualization.

Study Group on Cloud Computing (SGCC)

Terms of Reference:

  1. Provide a taxonomy, terminology and value proposition for Cloud Computing.
  2. Assess the current state of standardization in Cloud Computing within JTC 1 and in other SDOs and consortia beginning with document JTC 1 N 9687.
  3. Document standardization market/business/user requirements and the challenges to be addressed.
  4. Liaise and collaborate with relevant SDOs and consortia related to Cloud Computing.
  5. Hold open meetings to gather requirements as needed from a wide range of interested organizations.
  6. Provide a report of activities and recommendations to SC 38

Resources  
SC 38 information page Public information
SC 38 working area (restricted access) General committee documents
Meeting calendar Business plan

JTC 1/SC 38 Chairperson

Dr. Donald Deutsch, Chairman of JTC 1/SC 38
Dr. Donald Deutsch
Dr. Donald Deutsch
(USA)

JTC 1/SC 38 Secretary

Ms. Marisa Peacock, Secretary of JTC 1/SC 38
Marisa Peacock
Marisa Peacock
(USA)

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