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Setting a Standard for Wireless Security

Two groups that already have worked closely together on developing wireless security standards have decided to formally join forces. By mid-June, the PAM Forum, a consortium working on presence and availability (P&A) security standards within the wireless industry, will become part of the Parlay Group, a multi-vendor industry consortium encouraging common standards across wireless and other networks. The PAM Forum, created in early 2000, will become the presence and availability management (PAM) working group within the Parlay Group, which has wireless vendors and operators as its membership base. Members include Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, Lucent Technologies, and NTT DoCoMo. The two groups announced the merger Tuesday. Full Story

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