Local assurance management device for an equipment element in a communication network
Originating portfolio: ALU
Estimated expiration: 2031-Sep-21
Potentially relevant companies (10): Allied Telesis Holdings KK, Aruba Networks, Inc., Axell Wireless Limited, Barracuda Networks, Inc., Extreme Networks, Inc., F5 Networks, Inc., F-Secure Corporation, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Juniper Networks Inc., ZTE Corporation
Products & technologies (2): Network:Management, Network:Optimization/Modeling Tools
An installed device (D) is intented to local assurance management for a network element (NE) in a communication network (N) equipped with a network management system (NMS), where said equipment element (NE) presents a chosen configuration and contains means (MM) for the measurement of parameter values in the network as well as a management information base (MIB) which stores management data representing the measured values. The device or arrangement (D) includes management means (MAE) used to adapt the configuration of the equipment element (NE) in accordance with at least the management data stored in the management information base (MIB) and with chosen rules known as assurance rules.
1. A local assurance management device for a network element in a communication network equipped with a network management system, where said network element presents a chosen configuration and comprises means for measuring parameter values in the network, and a built-in management information base used to store management data which are representative of said measured parameter values, wherein the device comprises management means which are arranged to adapt the configuration of said network element according to at least said management data stored in said management information base, and chosen rules, known as assurance rules, defining a local assurance policy, where said adaptation comprises a change to a measurement policy parameter and/or a change to a report transmission policy to said network management system.
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