Self-aware management of IP networks with QoS guarantees

Francine Krief
2004 International Journal of Network Management  
Self-aware management allows the network to react and to adapt to changes of situation. In this paper an architecture is described for selfaware management of IP networks offering QoS guarantees. This architecture uses policy-based management and multi-agent systems. The originality of the present approach lies in the intention to give a real autonomy to the components intervening in the chain of services in terms of internal decisions and configuration. Our solution allows the
more » ... , self-provisioning and self-monitoring of service as well as the proactive service level agreement management.
doi:10.1002/nem.532 fatcat:jm5j4ue3gve4xaq2fdcsdjtpte