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Generic Criteria for ATM Layer Protection Switching Mechanism

Document Number GR-2980
Issue Number 02
Issue Date Dec 1998

    ABSTRACT: GR-2980, Issue 2 provides the view of Telcordia on proposed generic criteria for fast ATM layer protection switching mechanisms.
    Protection Switching (PS) mechanisms exist for Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)/Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) layers. These
    mechanisms include protection switching based on linear or ring protection schemes.

    Dedicated ATM layer protection mechanisms borrow from the concepts and principles that are currently used by the SONET/SDH
    protection mechanisms.

    Criteria specified in this GR are based on current agreements for the ATM protection switching mechanism adopted at both the ANSI
    and ITU-T standards bodies, plus relevant enhancements. The ATM protection switching mechanism applies to the VP Group and VP layer
    protection domains. Criteria for the ATM PS mechanism (including protection switching triggers and protection switching coordination
    protocol) and OAM are provided.

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