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Re: [payment arch] Roadmap

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Fri, 29 May 2015 00:19:50 -0400
Message-ID: <5567E8E6.6020904@digitalbazaar.com>
To: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>, Web Payments IG <public-webpayments-ig@w3.org>
On 05/22/2015 01:09 AM, Anders Rundgren wrote:
> IMO, these statement are highly contradictory.

They're not, explanation below...

> Charter: "Development of technical standards is not in scope for the
>  Interest Group. However, this group will encourage the development 
> or adaption of technical standards to bridge the gaps that are 
> identified"

The Web Payments IG is chartered to suggest a vision, gather use cases
and requirements, formulate payment architecture capabilities, and
propose an implementation roadmap. That's what we're doing now.

> Roadmap: "The initial implementation of the Web Payments work will 
> focus on delivering standards for a Minimum Viable Platform (MVP) by
>  December 2017"

The group that will execute on this will be a proposed future W3C
Working Group like the "Web Payments Working Group".

To summarize:

The Web Payments IG proposes a plan on what needs to be done and when it
needs to be done.

The Web Payments WG executes on that plan.

-- manu

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