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Self-Defining Encodings for Network Management Statistics

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037072D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Irvin, DR Moore, RE Munn, JE Taber, DE Turcu, PN [+details]

Abstract

Keeping various sets of counter value contents (hereafter "counters") has become a key aspect of the management of communication networks. Such counters monitor the operation of the communications function, and detect degradation, impending failure, and failure of various network components and links. (Image Omitted)