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2016 OATC Initiatives and Work in Progress
Initiative Description
HBA Develop HBA for Connected Devices Recommended Practices document
HBA Update HBA Technical Use Cases to v2 to add user flows and other use cases
Active Stream Concurrency Monitoring/ RUM Update RUM specification to address concurrency monitoring in order to help mitigate fraud and create a set of recommendations to support implementation of concurrency monitoring from a user perspective, including messaging, UX, and user touch points
EASE - Provider Discovery Develop a specification to identify a user's MVPD
EASE - Authentication timeouts and MVPD sessions tracking Create a report/analysis of the perceived negatives of a longer authentication session, make recommendations to address those concerns that are currently tied to the authentication session and define use of interstitials/bumpers for brand visibility and consumer awareness of TVE
Parental Controls Release UX recommendations (v.1) and update document to v.2 with new information such as control over duration/time of day by the end of the year
Content Search & Discovery, W3C Define OATC's potential role/initiative
Second Screen Authentication Define UX Recommendations and User Flows for alternate forms of authentication for second screen devices such as smart phones
Alternate Methods Create a list of alternate forms of verification such as Biometrics, Fingerprint, texting validation codes to user's cell phone, etc.
Mobile SSO Investigate solutions to support Mobile SSO options (for example, a TVE app or a distributor app) to support baseline functionality/common protocols.
Awareness / Marketing & Communication Build Industry Awareness of OATC, the work that has been produced and how to get involved to increase engagement across the industry
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