Next generation NM requirements
Status of current NM technology
Limitations of SNMP management
CORBA-based NM technology
XML-based NM technology
Comparison of NM technologies
Recent NM-related standards
In this chapter we look at new approaches that are emerging for effectively managing Next Generation Networks (NGNs). We discuss the current status of network management technology and the limitations of traditional management technologies (SNMP and OSI) in Section 16.1. We also describe some of the initiatives that were ...