Guidelines for Autonomic Service Agents

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Authors Brian Carpenter  , Laurent Ciavaglia  , Sheng Jiang  , Peloso Pierre 
Last updated 2020-07-25
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This document proposes guidelines for the design of Autonomic Service Agents for autonomic networks, as a contribution to describing an autonomic ecosystem. It is based on the Autonomic Network Infrastructure outlined in the ANIMA reference model, using the Autonomic Control Plane and the Generic Autonomic Signaling Protocol.


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