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Network-Oriented Intelligent Agent Infrastructure for Internetworking with Guaranteed Quality of Service in High-Speed Network

  • Joonhyeon Jeon
  • Donghyeok Kim
  • Gunmin Kim
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 206)

Abstract

This paper describes an Agent-based InterNetworking Platform (AINP) which has a hierarchical infrastructure for internetworking with guaranteed Quality of Service in a high-speed network. The AINP system intelligently controls and manages the AINP network through network-oriented agents due to its policy which is periodically updated using the user/network-state information. In this approach, for implementing network-oriented agents and agent-based communications in intelligent AINP infrastructure, a Common Information Model is used which is the international standardization of object-oriented modeling. Extensible Markup Language is used for encapsulation and the HyperText Transfer Protocol is used for transference of user/network-state information. We concluded that the AINP was robust and suitable for an intelligent network management system in a high-speed network.

Keywords

xDSL Network Management Quality of Service Agent-based Network Network Convergence 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joonhyeon Jeon
    • 1
  • Donghyeok Kim
    • 1
  • Gunmin Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information and Communications EngineeringDongguk UniversitySeoulKorea

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