ABOUT THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR INTERMODAL TRANSPORTATION NCIT
was founded in 1998 as a University Transportation Center sponsored by the US Department of Transportation.
played a pivotal role in making this happen," said Dr.
For more information on NCIT
services visit its website at http://www.
has partnered with Computer Associates and signed two large contracts.
Maike Luiken Miller, VP Research Alliances for NCIT
Isaak says the so-called Real Time Java Working Group chose badly when it opted for NCITS as its standards route.
NCITS develops national standards and its technical experts participate on behalf of the United States in the international standards activities of ISO/IEC JTC 1 in Information Technology.
NCITS has already turned down one application to adopt a Real-Time Working Group spec for standardization.
That's if it can't convince NCITS the National Committee for Information Technology Standardization to sponsor the standard.
By William Fellows Siemens Nixdorf Informationssystemes AG says it remains committed to the aims of Real Time Java Working Group despite the wall RTWG ran into last week when NCITS voted not to sponsor its proposal for standardization.
In front of the meeting was a motion to proceed without using Sun's intellectual property, though some members were arguing that it would not be different enough from what NCITS voted down.
By William Fellows The collection of Java dissidents working on real-time extensions to the language expect to announce within 30 days that NCITS (pronounced "insights"), the US National Committee for Information Technology Standards organization will sponsor its specifications.