The Broadband Forum is the central organization driving broadband wireline solutions and empowering converged packet networks worldwide to better meet the needs of vendors, service providers and their customers.
Cable Television Laboratories, Inc. (CableLabs®) is a non-profit research and development consortium that is dedicated to pursuing new cable telecommunications technologies and to helping its cable operator members integrate those technical advancements into their business objectives.
The Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) is a not-for-profit industry association dedicated to the advancement of intelligent home and intelligent building technologies in North America.
Car Connectivity Consortium
MirrorLink is an open interoperability standard that enables drivers to use smartphone apps more safely while driving, interacting with the apps via their in-vehicle infotainment system (IVI) display and controls. UPnP is used for app discovery. MirrorLink also ensures that apps conform to industry-accepted driver distraction guidelines. MirrorLink creates new opportunities for app developers by providing a one-stop shop for creating apps that are driver-aware and work with most popular cars and handsets. MirrorLink is developed by the Car Connectivity Consortium, whose broad industry membership includes major manufacturers of smartphones, cars and IVIs.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) unites 2,000 companies within the consumer technology industry. CEA is the industry authority on market research and forecasts; consumer surveys; legislative and regulatory news; engineering standards; training resources and more.
Continua Health Alliance
Continua Health Alliance is a non-profit, open industry coalition of the finest healthcare and technology companies joining together in collaboration to improve the quality of personal healthcare.
Digital Living Network Alliance
DLNA is focused on delivering an interoperability framework of design guidelines based on open industry standards to complete the cross-industry digital convergence.
The Digital Video Broadcasting Project (DVB) is an industry-led consortium of around 250 broadcasters, manufacturers, network operators, software developers, regulatory bodies and others in over 35 countries committed to designing open technical standards for the global delivery of digital television and data services.
The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) produces globally-applicable standards for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), including fixed, mobile, radio, converged, broadcast and internet technologies.
The HGI is shaping the way that IP services are delivered to the home. The HGI publishes requirements for digital home building blocks. Those building blocks are the hardware and software in the digital home that connect consumers and services. They include home gateways, home networks, and home network devices.
The purpose of ITopHome is to make fully use of the market advantages and manufacture advantages of China, to develop and improve home network system technologies of self-owned intellectual property rights, explore the methodology of preparation of home network system technological standards based on research and development with the dominant enterprises in the industry as the main players, formulate a mutually driven mechanism of technology, standard and market, promote prosperity and development of China home network system industry.
ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the world's largest developer and publisher of International Standards. ISO is a networkof the national standards institutes of 159 countries, with a Central Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland, that coordinates the system.
OMA is the leading industry forum for developing market driven, interoperable mobile service enablers.
TM Forum is the world’s leading industry association focused on improving business effectiveness for service providers and their suppliers.