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Accounting on the Internet

Admission Control

Bandwidth Brokerage

Bandwidth Management

Bandwidth on Demand

BGP (Border Gateway Protocol)

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CoS (Class of Service)

DBMS (Database Management System)

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Load Balancing

Mobile IP

Multilayer Switching

NAT (Network Address Translation)

Network Design and Construction

Network Management

OSP (Open Settlement Protocol)

Prioritization of Network Traffic

QoS (Quality of Service)


RAP (Resource Allocation Protocol)


Resource Management



RSVP (Resource Reservation Protocol)

SBM (Subnet Bandwidth Manager)

Service Advertising and Discovery

SLP (Service Location Protocol)


Switching and Switched Networks

TCP (Transmission Control Protocol)

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Voice over IP (VoIP)

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IETF Working Group: Policy Framework (policy)

IETF Working Group: Resource Allocation Protocol (rap)

DMTF (Desktop Management Task Force)

Bitpipe (search for "policy-based management") (search for "policy-based management") Computer Networking subject and search page

The Policy channel at

Policy-Based Network links page (slightly dated, but useful)

"Building a Policy-Driven Infrastructure" by John McConnell

Lucent document: Policy-Based Networking

Cisco QoS Policy Manager Web page

Extreme Networks

Allot Communications (QoS and policy solutions for service providers and enterprises)

F5 Networks (see white papers section)

Novell ZENworks directory-enabled network management

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Policy Access Protocols white paper overview at iBAND3

Policy-based networking links at Allott Communications

Policy-based QoS paper at Extreme Networks

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