Goals for Voice Profile for Internet Messaging, Version 3

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Last updated 2000-03-14
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
plain text pdf html
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Document shepherd No shepherd assigned
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document describes the goals of Voice Profile for Internet Mail (VPIM), Version 3 and establishes a baseline of desired functionality against which proposed MIME profiles for Internet voice messaging can be judged. The primary goal for this version is to support interoperability with desktop clients. Other goals for this version of VPIM include backward compatibility, expanded interoperability with unified messaging systems, and conformance to Internet standards. This document does not include goals that were met fully by VPIM version 2 [VPIM2]. Different levels of desirability are indicated throughout the document.


Emily Candell (emily@comversens.com)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)