The DSTAC is a federal advisory committee that will "identify, report, and recommend performance objectives, technical capabilities, and technical standards of a not unduly burdensome, uniform, and technology- and platform-neutral software-based downloadable security system" to promote the competitive availability of navigation devices (e.g., set-top boxes and television sets) in furtherance of Section 629 of the Communications Act.
At this second meeting of the DSTAC, the Current Commercial Requirements Working Group and the Technology and Preferred Architectures Working Group presented their findings, the Commission established follow-up working groups, and the committee discussed other topics related to the DSTAC's work.
|10:00 AM||Opening remarks and administrative issues|
|10:15 AM||Presentation by the Current Commercial Requirements Working Group|
|1:15 PM||Presentation by the Technology and Preferred Architectures Working Group|
|3:00 PM||Discuss follow-up tasks and establish additional working groups|
|3:45 PM||Comments from the public|
|4:00 PM||Meeting adjourned|