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Real-Time Text in the Internet and Telecommunication Standards

Summary of Standards and specifications.

This is an overview of documents, overviews, presentations and specifications related to accessible real-time conversation, including Real-Time Text, Total Conversation and Text Telephony. This webpage has the ambition to serve as a convenient starting point for finding information relevant to Real-Time Text.

Due the nature of the work in the standards groups, where standards move on, and new versions of the referenced specifications may take effect. It is advisable for implementers to retrieve the latest versions directly from the standard bodies and verify that the version is still valid.

This standards overview page is maintained by Gunnar Hellstrom and Arnoud van Wijk

Please contact us if there are omissions or errors. We encourage you to contact us as well if you have additional relevant documents that are interesting and useful to be posted on this webpage.



Creation and maintenance of this overview page is partly supported with funding from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR), U.S. Department of Education, under grant #H133E040013 and #H133E090001. Any opinions expressed herein are those of the Real-Time TaskForce and not necessarily those of the Department of Education, and does not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.