An Architecture for Autonomic Management of Ambient Networks

  • Marcos A. Siqueira
  • Fabio L. Verdi
  • Rafael Pasquini
  • Mauricio F. Magalhães
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4195)


This paper proposes an architecture for Ambient Networks (AN) management, which is based on components such as Autonomic Networking and Policy Based Network Management. The main goal is to allow AN management aligned to the network requirements, incorporating functionalities such as self-configuration, self-management, self-healing and self-protection. In the proposed architecture, all these functionalities are controlled by a distributed policy-based system, allowing network configuration based on business policies.


Policy Language Network Management Network Element Autonomic Computing Autonomic Management 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcos A. Siqueira
    • 1
    • 2
  • Fabio L. Verdi
    • 2
  • Rafael Pasquini
    • 2
  • Mauricio F. Magalhães
    • 2
  1. 1.CPqD Telecommunications R&D CenterCampinasBrazil
  2. 2.State University of Campinas, UNICAMP, FEEC, DCACampinasBrazil

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