|ITU-T Study Group 8 Area of Responsibility (Study Period 1997 - 2000)
Responsible for studies relating to:
- Question 1/8 includes all aspects which define facsimile communication in a
facsimile service as well as operating without service support as a terminal connected to
a network. Whenever Study Group 8 needs assistance from other Study Groups, in particular
with regard to quality of service aspects (Study Group 2), transmission aspects
(Study Group 15), multimedia and modem aspects (Study Group 16), these Study Groups
shall be invited to give their advice. Study Group 8 is the Lead Study Group for all
studies related to facsimile terminals and services.
- Questions 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9/8 are background Questions and/or task-oriented
Questions which may provide basic input for the development of various applications.
coded character sets, coded control functions, and still image coding to be applied in
telematic and other ITU-T services, Study Group 8 is responsible for liaison with