Management of Multimedia Networks and Services

IFIP / IEEE TC6 / WG6.4 / WG6.6 International Conference on Management of Multimedia Networks and Services 8–10 July 1997, Montreal, Canada

  • Raouf Boutaba
  • Abdelhakim Hafid

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Telecommunications Services Creation and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Xavier Logean, Jean-Pierre Hubaux, Simon Znaty
      Pages 3-16
    3. C. Aurrecoechea, A. A. Lazar, R. Stadler
      Pages 17-30
    4. L. A. de la Fuente, J. Gallego, P. Llamas
      Pages 31-34
    5. E. Wedlund, C. Johnsson, B. J. Olsson
      Pages 35-38
  3. Quality of Service Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. H. R. Wiltfang, C. Schmidt
      Pages 55-66
    3. C. Gbaguidi, O. Verscheure, J.-P. Hubaux
      Pages 67-80
  4. New Technologies for Network and Service Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. O. Potonniée, L. H. Hauw, D. Ranc, Y. Bardout, Z. Canela
      Pages 83-94
    3. Nazim Agoulmine, Faouzi Ababsa, José Neuman de Souza
      Pages 119-122
  5. ATM Call Admission/Congestion Control

  6. Atm Architecture & IP Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Yoshio Kajiyama, Yoshihiro Takigawa, Shin’ichi Aoyagi, Yasuyuki Okumura
      Pages 165-176
    3. Carlos M. D. Pazos, Mario Gerla
      Pages 177-188
    4. Chan Park, Jin Oh Kim, Hyup Jong Kim
      Pages 189-202
  7. Pricing and Fault Management

  8. Trials, Case Studies and Experience Reports

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. Ehab Al-Shaer, Hussein Abdel-Wahab, Kurt Maly
      Pages 237-248
    3. D. Lewis, T. Tiropanis, A. McEwan, C. Redmond, V. Wade, R. Bracht
      Pages 249-260
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 277-280

About this book


With the continual growth in telecommunication services in today's multimedia environment, reliability and control are essential elements in the provision of services. This book addresses the need for an integration of service and management in multimedia networks in order to facilitate greater accuracy and quality in the services provided. The book aims to disseminate all facets of network and service management in broadband networks and multimedia services while providing an overview of state-of-the-art research and implementation experiences in the field.


Quality of Service Quality of Service (QoS) communication multimedia network telecommunications

Editors and affiliations

  • Raouf Boutaba
    • 1
  • Abdelhakim Hafid
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre de Recherche Informatique de Montreal (CRIM)MontrealCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-5041-2879-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-35318-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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