The establishment of the Joint Coordination Activity on Software-Defined Networking (JCA-SDN), has been approved by ITU-T TSAG
in June 2013. Mr. Takashi Egawa (NEC, Japan) was appointed as the Chairman and Ms Ying Cheng (China Unicom, China) as the vice chair of JCA-SDN. Since its establishment JCA-SDN had TSAG as its parent group. Since June 2015, JCA-SDN reports its progress to SG13.
JCA-SDN is open to ITU Members and designated representatives of relevant Standards Development Organizations and Forums. Its first meeting is scheduled on 11 November 2013 in Kampala, Uganda.
For additional information on SDN: ITU SDN portal new