Negotiating Human Language in Real-Time Communications
draft-ietf-slim-negotiating-human-language-04

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Last updated 2017-01-22 (latest revision 2016-07-21)
Replaces draft-gellens-slim-negotiating-human-language, draft-gellens-negotiating-human-language
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Abstract

Users have various human (natural) language needs, abilities, and preferences regarding spoken, written, and signed languages. When establishing interactive communication ("calls") there needs to be a way to negotiate (communicate and match) the caller's language and media needs with the capabilities of the called party. This is especially important with emergency calls, where a call can be handled by a call taker capable of communicating with the user, or a translator or relay operator can be bridged into the call during setup, but this applies to non-emergency calls as well (as an example, when calling a company call center). This document describes the need and a solution using new SDP stream attributes.

Authors

Randall Gellens (rg+ietf@randy.pensive.org)

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