802.11AZ

The 802.11az is the latest revision for use at 60 GHz. It is still in discussion with the working group as problems with the existing standards are still being analyzed.

  • Group met for 5 timeslots during this week reviewing a total of 17 submissions.
  • SFD (Spec Framework Document):
  • Approved total of 61 new SFD requirements with most focus on secured ranging measurement.
  • Open call for submissions toward SFD text.
  • Amendment text:
  • Reviewed amendment text conversion from 3 major submissions on HEz and VHTz ranging FTM operation.
  • Expect D0.1 coming out of the Jan. meeting.
  • Open call for amendment text submissions.
  • PAR and CSD changes in final stages of process (IEEE-SA).

The first draft is not expected until circa 2020.