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Framework for Policy Usage Feedback for Common Open Policy Service with Policy Provisioning (COPS-PR) (RFC3483)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000011985D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Mar-28
Document File: 11 page(s) / 20K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

D. Rawlins: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

Common Open Policy Services (COPS) Protocol (RFC 2748), defines the capability of reporting information to the Policy Decision Point (PDP). The types of report information are success, failure and accounting of an installed state. This document focuses on the COPS Report Type of Accounting and the necessary framework for the monitoring and reporting of usage feedback for an installed state.

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� Framework for Policy Usage Feedback for Common Open Policy Service

� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � with Policy Provisioning (COPS-PR)

Status of this Memo

� � This memo provides information for the Internet community.� It does

� � not specify an Internet standard of any kind.� Distribution of this

� � memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

� � Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2003).� All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

� � Common Open Policy Services (COPS) Protocol (RFC 2748), defines the

� � capability of reporting information to the Policy Decision Point

� � (PDP).� The types of report information are success, failure and

� � accounting of an installed state.� This document focuses on the COPS

� � Report Type of Accounting and the necessary framework for the

� � monitoring and reporting of usage feedback for an installed state.

Conventions used in this document

� � The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",

� � "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this

� � document are to be interpreted as described in [RFC2119].

Rawlins, et al.� � � � � � � � � � � � � Informational� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � [Page 1]

RFC 3483� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � COPS Feedback Framework� � � � � � � � � � � � � � March 2003

Table of Contents

� � Glossary........................................................... 2

� � 1� Introduction.................................................... 2

� � 2� Overview........................................................ 3

� � 3� Requirements for Normal Operations.............................. 3

� � 4� Periodic Nature of Policy Usage Feedback........................ 4

� � � � � 4.1 Reporting Intervals......................................... 4

� � 5� Suspension, Resumption and Halting of Usage Monitoring and

� � � � � Reporting........................................