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Title : XACCT's Common Reliable Accounting for Network Element
Author(s) : K. Zhang, E. Elkin
Filename : draft-kzhang-crane-protocol-03.txt
Pages : 47
Date : 09-May-02
This document defines the CRANE protocol that enables efficient and
reliable delivery of any data, mainly accounting data from Network
Elements to any systems, such as mediation systems and BSS/OSS. The
protocol is developed to address the critical needs for exporting
high volume of accounting data from NEÆs with efficient use of
network, storage, and processing resources.
This document specifies the architecture of the protocol and the
message format, which MUST be supported by all CRANE protocol
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