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1 2 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.18 2.19 2.20 2.21 2.22 2.23 2.24 2.25 2.26 How to use . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 A.......................................................... 5 B.......................................................... 8 C.......................................................... 9 D . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 E . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 F . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 G . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 H . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 J . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 K . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 L . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 M . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 N . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 O . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 P . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 Q . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 R . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 S . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 T . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 U . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 V . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39 W. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 X . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 Y . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40 Z . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

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1 How to use
This abbreviation list contains all the standard SC abbreviations. A N B O C P D Q E R F S G T H U I V J W K X L Y M Z

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type 5 ABC administration and billing center AC application context ACCG ASN controller and clock generator ACIS ATM communication interface simulator ACT active ADET application database engineering team ADMN administration manual ADS alarm data service AEQ application entity qualifier AET application entity title AFI authority format identifier A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 5 .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2 Abbreviations 2.1 A AAL ATM adaption layer AAL5 asynchronous transfer mode adaption layer.

application program system or .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander ALI alarm indication module for MPU version B and C ALIB alarm line interface type B ALM ATM layer module AMD alarm and message display AMP ATM bridge processor AMX ATM multiplexer AMXE ATM multiplexer. type E ANSI american national standards institute AP accounting probe APE remote peripheral unit API application program interface APS .alarm presentation service APT application process title AS application server 6 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

1 abstract syntax notation 1 ASNF ASN module type F ASNG ASN module type G ASNH ASN module type H ATM asynchronous transfer mode ATM230 ATM interface ASIC with 200.Information Switch Commander Abbreviations ASD alarm status and message display ASIC application specific integrated circuit ASN ATM switching network ASN.and 30-Mbit/s interfaces AUB access unit broadband AutoPatch automatic patching A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 7 .

2 B BAP base processor BCMY bus to common memory BCT basic craft terminal BDC backup domain controller BG border gateway BOAM basic OAM task BOP basic operation BOST board self test BS backup server BSC base station controller BSS base station system BSSGP base station system GPRS protocol BVC base station virtual connection 8 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.

3 C CAP call processor CASINO customer’s advanced support in network operation CBR constant bitrate CCNC common channel signaling network control CCS7 common channel signaling system no. 7 CCS7E common channel signaling system no. 7 enhanced CD compact disc CDB database for C-based peripherals CDC central data collector CGI .common gateway interface CGU clock generator unit CHILL CCITT high level programming language C-ID charging identifier A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 9 .cell global identity or .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander CI common interface CLI command line interface CM configuration management CMC communication management configuration CMIP common management information protocol CMIS common management information service CMISE common management information service element CML command manual CMS citrix metaframe server CMY common memory COFIP command file processor CORBA common object request broker architecture CP coordination processor CP113 coordination processor 113 CS communication server 10 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

client terminal or .context table or .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations CSU channel service unit CSV comma separated value CT .craft terminal CTI computer telephony integration A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 11 .

level 1 DSDL DBMS specific definition language DSP .4 D DAT digital audio type DBLU DBMS less unit DBMS database management system DCN data communication network DLCI data link connection identifier DLT digital linear type DNS domain name server DOS disc operation system DPS extension of patchset packages (DOS) DRAM dynamic random access memory DS1 digital signal.digital signal processor or .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.domain specific part 12 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations DSU data service unit DTE data terminal equipment A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 13 .

level 1 ECC error correcting code EFD event forwarding discriminator EIR equipment identification register ENM EWSD Net manager EPC external processor communication EPROM erasable programmable read only memory ESGEN extended MML syntax generator ETP empty transport provider ETSI European Telecommunications Standards Institute EWSD Digital Electronic Switching System EWSD V13 Digital Electronic Switching System Version 13 EWSX EWSXpress 14 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.5 E E1 european PDH signal.

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.6 F FAT functional area test FAQ frequently asked question FE functional unit (part of a NE) FEPROM flash EPROM FG functional group (part of a NE) FP frame relay processor FPSM frame relay processor shared memory FR frame relay FR-LIC frame relay line interface card FS . access and management FTNEA file transfer with network architecture protocol FTP file transfer protocol A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 15 .frame signal or .file server FTAM file transfer.

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander FUS file upload scheduler FUT functional unit test FW firmware 16 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

0 GPRS release 1.0 GSM global system for mobile communications GSN GPRS support node GT global title GUI graphical user interface A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 17 .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.7 G GDB GPRS database GDMO guidelines for the definition of managed objects GGSN gateway GPRS support node GMM GPRS mobility management GP group processor GPRS general packet radio service GR1.

8 H HLR home location register HP Hewlett Packard HP NNM HP OpenView network node manager HPDB high performance database HTML hypertext mark-up language HW hardware 18 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.

9 I I/O input/output ICA IDS communication via ATM ICMP internet control message protocol ID identification IDB interactive document browser IDI initial domain identifier IDS interactive debugging system IIS internet information server IMEI international mobile equipment identity IMSI international mobile subscriber identity IND extension of error symptoms packages INT CID internal charging identifier IOC input/output control IOP input/output processor A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 19 .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander IOP:UNI input/output processor universal IOS internetwork operating system (Cisco) IP internet protocol IPC interprocessor communication IPI internal programming interface IPv4 IP version 4 ISA industry standard architecture ISDN integrated services digital network ISM internet service manager ISP internet service provider IT information technology ITP internal transport protocol ITU International Telecommunication Union ITU-T Telecommunication Standardization Sector of International Telecommunication Union IUS inspected updated and stored 20 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations IWE interworking entity A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 21 .

10 J JDK java developer kit JRE java runtime environment 2.11 K 22 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.12 L LA location area LAN local area network LAU line adaptation unit LCF log control function LCT local craft terminal LDC local data collector LED light-emitting diode LM layer management LTG line trunk group LTGB line trunk group B LTGC line trunk group C LTGD line trunk group D LTGH line trunk group H A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 23 .

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.13 M MAPI management application program interface MCI malicious call identification MDB maintenance database MDD magnetic disk device MIB management information base MIPS million instructions per second MM mobility management MML man-machine language MMN maintenance manual MMU memory-management unit MOD magneto optical disk device MP main processor MP-AP main processor used for application SW processing MP-SA main processor with standalone capabilities 24 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations MP:ACC main processor for accounting management MP:LM main processor for layer management MP:OAM main processor for operation and maintenance MP:PD main processor for packet dispatching MPC main processor (version C) MPR multipoint router MPU main processor unit MPUB main processor unit B MPUC main processor unit C MS .mobile subscriber or .Microsoft MS-DOS Microsoft disc operation system MSC mobile switching center MSU message signal unit MSX MainStreet Xpress A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 25 .

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander MTD magnetic tape device MTP message transfer part 26 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

14 N NC node commander NCM net configuration management NE network element NetM NetManager NNI network node interface NNM network node manager N-PDU network PDU NS network service NS-VC network service virtual connection NS-VL network service virtual link NSAP network service access point NSAPI network SAPI NSE network service entity NSS network subsystem A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 27 .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander NT network NTP null transport protocol 28 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

administration and maintenance OCS OMC+ Connectivity Service ODM OEM device manager OEM original equipment manufacturer OLE object linking and embedding OMC operation and maintenance center OMC+ .15 O O&M operation and maintenance OA&M operation.OMC for BSS and SSS or .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.radio commander OMC-B OMC for base station system OMC-S OMC for switching subsystem OMDS operation and maintenance data communication system OMN operation manual OMT operation and maintenance terminal A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 29 .

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander OS operating system OSI open systems interconnection OSI-CS open systems interconnection-communication server OU organization unit 30 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

portable document format PDN pilot directory number PDP packet data protocol PDU protocol data unit A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 31 .packet dispatcher or .peripheral debugging facility or .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.performance data collector PDF .primary digital carrier or .print dialog PDC .primary domain controller or .16 P PAC patch comparison PCB peripheral control block PCM pulse code modulation PCP peripheral control platform PCU packet control unit PD .

Abbreviations Information Switch Commander PLL phase locked loop PLMN public land mobile network PM pulse metering PMUS performance measurement data user service PRH protocol handler PRH:MGR protocol handler manager PRM packet routing management PRM-S packet routing manager SGSN PSTN public switched telephone network PSU power supply unit PSW processor/program status word P-TMSI packet temporary mobile subscriber identity PVC permanent virtual connection PWS personal web server 32 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.17 Q Q3 ITU-T-defined interface. type 3 Q3EPS Q3 event presentation service Q3PS Q3 presentation service QoS quality of service A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 33 .

18 R RA routing area RAC remote access client RAI routing area identity RAID redundant array of inexpensive disks RAM random access memory RB record builder RC radio commander RCU remote control unit REGEN regenerator process RF record formatter RFA release for acceptance RN directory number RPC remote procedure call RSS radio subsystem 34 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.

switch commander release SCSI small computer system interface SDL specification and description language SDR symptom data recording SDRAM synchronous dynamic random access memory SDRT symptom data transport SGML standard generalized mark-up language SGSN serving GPRS support node SICAT SLD integrated computer aided tool set A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 35 .19 S SA standalone SC switch commander SCCP signaling connection control part SCDP serial data comunication devices.selective call rejection or .speech recognition and code receiver or . packet protocol SCR .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.

operation & maintenance by traffic analysis system SQL standard query language SS7 Signaling System No.service pack SPOTS support for planning.signaling point or .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander SID extension of SW status and inventory data files SIM switching interconnection management SIP SMDS interface protocol SLR SGSN location register SM session management (GPRS) SMDS switched multi-megabyte digital service SMP standard maintenance protocol SMTP simple mail transfer protocol SMU statistical multiplexing unit SNMP simple network management protocol SP . 7 36 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .

Information Switch Commander Abbreviations SSG sub system group data base SSNC signaling system network control SSP system status protocol SSS switching subsystem STB standby STM-1 synchronous transport module level 1 STP signaling transfer point SW software A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 37 .

20 T TA terminal adapter TAC technical assistance center TCP transmission control protocol TCP/IP transmission control protocol / internet protocol TED technical description TLM trunk line management TM trunk modul TMN telecommunications management network TNS transport name service TSE terminal server edition TTY teletype 38 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.

21 U UGL user guidelines UMN user manual UNI user network interface UNL extension of base data files UNS user notification service UPS .Information Switch Commander Abbreviations 2.22 V VC virtual channel VGA video graphics adapter vGGSN virtual GGSN VLR visitor location register VP virtual path A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 39 .uninterruptible power supply or .extension of patchset packages (UNIX) 2.

25 X.23 W WAN wide area network WTS windows terminal server WWW world wide web 2.26 Y Z 40 A50016-D391-A1-3-7635 .25 interface xGSN SGSN or GGSN XTAG extended tool for ASN.1 and GDMO XV4 EWSD version 4 2.24 X X.25 2.Abbreviations Information Switch Commander 2.