Work on a standard (ITU-T
Recommendation) that updates telecommunication management principles for NGN
has been completed in Study Group 4.
Standards here are
essential according to SG experts in order to ensure that management solutions
support NGN, a network based on the separation of service and transport
The work focusing on the
interfaces between management systems was mostly led by service providers and
is important in order for the dynamic provisioning of services in NGN. The
document will also allow for easier planning, installation, maintenance,
operation and administration experts say.
The Recommendation -
M.3060 - was consented with input from other standards bodies including 3GPP,
ATIS, ETSI and the Telemanagement Forum (TMF). It presents the
telecommunication management principles, including requirements and four
architectural views for managing NGN based on service-oriented architectural