NANC Future of Numbering (FoN) Working Group. July 18, 2006 Co-Chairs James Castagna, Verizon John Cummings, Vonage Don Gray, Nebraska PSC. Report Summar y. Project Tracking Matrix Revised Mission and Scope Proposal Meeting Progress/Activities Meeting Schedule. Project Tracking Matrix.
NANCFuture of Numbering(FoN)Working Group
July 18, 2006
James Castagna, Verizon
John Cummings, Vonage
Don Gray, Nebraska PSC
To explore changes to the environment, including new and future technologies, the impact of market place and/or regulatory changes and innovations on telephone numbering.
The Working Group will investigate new telephone numbering assignment approaches and future telephone number assignment requirementsin cooperation with other industry forums/committees as appropriate.The Working Group will identify trends and assess their impact upon numbering resources. The Working Group, if necessary, will analyze potential changes to numbering administration and use common criteria to determine the feasibility and benefit of each and report its findings to the NANC. The Working Group will also analyze various topics that may be given to it from time to time by the NANC and/or FCC.
External Reports Under Review:
FoN is moving From Technology to Services Perspective:
Recognizing new and existing Services which use TNs will likely most significantly impact the NANP.
End User Habits/Influences:
New Addressing Scheme Options/Influences:
Impact of competing electronic addressing schemes
Five (Tentative) Areas of Analysis:
New Agenda Format allows for addressing two Areas of Analysis per scheduled meeting.
New Agenda Format/Template
1.00:00 – 00:05General Discussion of Numbering Issues
2.00:05 – 00:10Introductions & Attendance
3.00:10 – 00:15Prior Meeting Notes Review
4.00:15 – 00:20Identification and Disposition of:
Study Area Session
6.00:20 – 01:05Study Area X
7.01:05 – 01:10Health Break
8.01:10 – 01:55Study Area Y
9.01:55 – 02:00New Business and Future Meeting Schedule