OmniAir Consortium announces a Memorandum of Understanding with the Wi-Fi Alliance® to cooperate on certification for 5.9 GHz WAVE equipment. OmniAir will focus on certifying the upper layers of the WAVE protocol stack and will require Wi-Fi certification for the MAC and PHY layers. Wi-Fi Alliance’s existing body of work in interoperability certification has proven the organization to be a great fit for a partnership with OmniAir’s development of DSRC certification standards development.
OmniAir Consortium announces new members San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG), Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), 7Layers, eTrans2020, Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co.KG.
OmniAir Certification Services, Inc. (OCS) granted GeoToll and Star Systems International an OmniAir- Certification award for their 6C products tested in OCS’s 6C-for-Tolling Certification Program.
A Year in Review of the Key Elements Relating to Interoperability
At the June 8th webinar, OmniAir Certification Services presented the scope, objectives and schedule for a national certification program for the ISO 18000-6C-based toll tags and readers.
OmniAir Consortium, Inc., the trade association dedicated to growing the market for certification of intelligent transportation and supporting national toll interoperability, announced that it has appointed an Interim Executive Director.
The OmniAir Board met for its 9th Annual Board of Directors Meeting and welcomed new Directors, a new Vice Chair, and also grew the Board of OmniAir Certification Services. Elected were Eric Redmann of 3M and Chris Body of Kapsch – both to three-year terms.
OmniAir Certification Services, Inc. (OCS), the test-affiliate of OmniAir Consortium, on September 10th awarded 3M the first “OmniAir-Certified” certificates for products tested under a toll technology certification program.
OmniAir has begun the final round of Connected Vehicle Program Vehicle Awareness Device (VAD) testing with outdoor/field testing occuring September 18-21, 2012.