OpenEoX (OpenEoX) TC

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(1)(a) TC Name

OpenEoX Technical Committee (OpenEoX)

(1)(b) Statement of Purpose

The OASIS OpenEoX TC aims to standardize and promote OpenEoX, a unified machine-readable approach to managing and sharing End-of-Life (EOL) and End-of-Support (EOS) information for commercial and open source software and hardware.

(1)(c) Scope

The OASIS OpenEoX TC will:

  • Develop and maintain the OpenEoX standard, ensuring its relevance and applicability to current industry needs.
  • Facilitate interoperability and compatibility across different platforms and industries.
  • Promote the widespread adoption of OpenEoX and ensure its broad application to both vendors and open-source maintainers.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance on the application and evolution of OpenEoX.

(1)(d) Deliverables

The primary deliverables of the OpenEoX TC will be:

  • OpenEoX Standard: A comprehensive specification detailing the standardized processes and schema.
  • OpenEoX Implementation Guide: A handbook guiding industry stakeholders in implementing the standard.

(1)(e) IPR Mode

The TC will operate under the terms of the OASIS Non-Assertion IPR mode.

(1)(f) Audience

The anticipated audience for this work includes, but is not limited to:

  • Software and hardware vendors
  • Open-source maintainers
  • Technology consultants
  • Business stakeholders reliant on technology products
  • International, Federal, and local government organizations
  • Regulatory bodies in the software and hardware industries

(1)(g) Language

The primary language used for CES TC meetings and documentation will be English.