ENHANCED TRANSMISSION OF DATA OVER COMMON CHANNEL SIGNALLING NUMBER 7 LINKS
Original Publication Date: 1992-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jan-25
The transtnisrion of non time critical information over Common Channel SignaIling Number 7 (037) links behveen signaIling nodes is made more ejicient. The tech- nique exploits the unique combination of the need to send Operations and Maintenance (O&M) information over existing signalring links in a communications nehvork and the unused resource in the CCS7 protocol. An appliimtion example ti the link behveen the base station and switch in a GSM nehvork where the O&M centre communicates with the base via theswitch.