CONTENTS

1 Scope
2 Normative references
2.1 Identical Recommendations | International Standards
2.2 Paired Recommendations | International Standards equivalent in technical content
3 Definitions
3.1 Basic reference model definitions
3.2 Management framework definitions
3.3 Systems management overview definitions
3.4 Common management information definitions
3.5 Management information model definitions
3.6 Log control function definitions
3.7 Definitions specific to this standard
4 Abbreviations
5 Conventions
6 Requirements for usage metering
7 Model for usage metering and usage logs
7.1 Model for accounting
7.2 Model for usage metering
7.2.1 Usage metering control
7.2.2 Usage metering data
7.2.3 Relationships between accountable objects, usage metering control and usage metering data objects
7.2.4 Operation of usage meters
7.3 Model for usage metering records
7.4 Specialization of usage data
8 Generic definitions
8.1 Usage metering control
8.1.1 Generic usage metering control functionality
8.1.2 Metering control object package
8.1.3 Metering control capabilities package
8.1.4 Packages for usage metering actions
8.1.5 Packages for usage metering notifications
8.2 Usage metering data
8.2.1 Generic usage metering data functionality
8.2.2 Metering data object package
8.2.3 Metering data info package
8.2.4 Conditional packages
8.2.5 Usage metering data report notifications
8.3 Usage metering records
8.4 Parameter definitions
8.4.1 Denied metering action
8.5 Compliance
9 Service definition
9.1 Usage metering management service
9.1.1 Usage metering action service
9.1.2 Usage metering action notification service
9.1.3 Usage metering data report notification service
10 Functional units
11 Protocol
11.1 Abstract syntax
11.1.1 Usage metering objects
11.1.2 Management attributes
11.1.3 Management actions
11.1.4 Management notifications
11.2 Elements of procedure
11.2.1 Action invocation
11.2.2 Receipt of action
11.2.3 Action response
11.2.4 Receipt of action response
11.2.5 Action notification invocation
11.2.6 Receipt of action notification
11.2.7 Data notification invocation
11.2.8 Receipt of data notification
11.3 Negotiation of functional unit
12 Relationship with other functions
13 Conformance
13.1 Static conformance
13.2 Dynamic conformance
13.3 Management implementation conformance statement requirements
Annex A Usage metering templates and abstract syntax
A.1 Definitions of managed object classes
A.2 Definition of packages
A.3 Definition of attributes
A.4 Definition of notification types
A.5 Definition of actions
A.6 Definition of behaviour
A.7 Definition of name binding
A.7.1 Usage meter data
A.7.2 Usage meter control
A.8 Parameter Templates
A.9 Definition of ASN.1 modules
Annex B MCS proforma
Annex C MICS proforma
Annex D MOCS proforma
Annex E MIDS proforma
Annex F MRCS proforma
Annex G PICS proforma
Annex H Example use of the usage information
H.1 Using the usage metering function for PSTN services
H.2 Metering of the MHS service provided by an X.400 MTA
Appendix I Alternative ASN.1 definition
I.1 Definition of ASN.1 modules
I.2 Example for PSTN usage information