The Open Group Messaging Forum believes that unsolicited
and/or unwanted e-Mail (Spam) is a serious threat to the continued
effectiveness of e-Mail as a primary means of communication.
Many different approaches are being proposed to address this
issue and it is difficult to predict the likely impact of any of these
approaches in the absence of a clear statement of the problem, and the
characteristics of an acceptable solution.
For the next step in the ongoing battle against Spam, The Open
Group plans to develop a clearer statement of the problem and to assess the
effectiveness of different solutions.
First of all some details about you and your company. This
information will be used for analysis purposes only. No information will be
published that would identify any individual respondent. In return for
completing this survey, you will receive a pre-publication copy of The Open
Group's white paper analyzing the problem.
Now, please indicate the extent to which you agree with the
following statements, on a scale of 1 to 5, where 5 means strongly agree).
Here are a number of different capabilities that could be used to
construct an enterprise e-mail policy. Please would you indicate (on a scale
of 1 - 5, where 1 means unimportant and 5 means extremely important.
Any additional observations about an acceptable mechanism to
eliminate unwanted e-mail:
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