It’s well known in IT how standards adoption is affected by big companies
but also by developer community and user feedback.
Silicon Valley left Boston’s Route 128 in the dust because of knowledge transfer.
And Sun Microsystems success story in the '80s is a good example of how
openness contributed to it.
That’s why I think JCP (Java Community Process)
could give hints to the
organization of api specifications for implementing sdk on NEM.