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User Requirements for the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) in Support of Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Speech-impaired Individuals (RFC3351)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009300D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Aug-15
Document File: 18 page(s) / 34K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

N. Charlton: AUTHOR [+5]

Abstract

This document presents a set of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) user requirements that support communications for deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired individuals. These user requirements address the current difficulties of deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired individuals in using communications facilities, while acknowledging the multi-functional potential of SIP-based communications.

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Network Working Group                                        N. Charlton

Request for Comments: 3351                                      Millpark

Category: Informational                                        M. Gasson

                                                          Koru Solutions

                                                               G. Gybels

                                                              M. Spanner

                                                                    RNID

                                                             A. van Wijk

                                                                Ericsson

                                                             August 2002

      User Requirements for the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)

                  in Support of Deaf, Hard of Hearing

                    and Speech-impaired Individuals

Status of this Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does

   not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this

   memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This document presents a set of Session Initiation Protocol

   (SIP) user requirements that support communications for deaf, hard of

   hearing and speech-impaired individuals.  These user requirements

   address the current difficulties of deaf, hard of hearing and

   speech-impaired individuals in using communications facilities, while

   acknowledging the multi-functional potential of SIP-based

   communications.

   A number of issues related to these user requirements are further

   raised in this document.

   Also included are some real world scenarios and some technical

   requirements to show the robustness of these requirements on a

   concept-level.

Charlton, et al.             Informational                      [Page 1]

RFC 3351   SIP for Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Speech Impaired August 2002

Table of Contents

   1. Terminology and Conventions Used in this Document................2

   2. Introduction.....................................................3

   3. Purpose and Scope................................................4

   4. Background.......................................................4

   5. Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Speech-impaired Requirements for...