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Internet Engineering Task Force                          Fernando Cuervo
INTERNET DRAFT                                           Nortel Networks
December 25, 1999                                      Christian Huitema
Expires October 16, 1999                          Telcordia Technologies
<draft-ietf-megaco-protocol-02.txt>                          Keith Kelly
                                                                NetSpeak
                                                             Brian Rosen
                                                            FORE Systems
                                                             Paul Sijben
                                                     Lucent Technologies
                                                           Eric Zimmerer
                                                  Level 3 Communications


                            MEGACO Protocol




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ABSTRACT

IMPORTANT NOTE

In accordance with agreements reached between IETF and ITU, the text of
the protocol, IETF version 02, is found at:
ftp://standards.nortelnetworks.com/megaco/docs/Oslo99/megacoHGCP5.pdf

The source for this document may be found at:



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Internet draft              MEGACO Protocol                June 25, 1999


ftp://standards.nortelnetworks.com/megaco/docs/Oslo99/megacoHGCP5.pdf


MEGACO/Recommendation H.GCP defines the protocols used between elements
of a physically decomposed multimedia gateway.  There are no functional
differences from a system view between a decomposed gateway, with dis-
tributed sub-components potentially on more than one physical devices,
and a monolithic gateway.

This RFC/recommendation does not define how gateways, multipoint control
units or integrated voice response units (IVRs) work.  Instead it
creates a general framework that is suitable for these applications.

Packet network interfaces may include IP, ATM or possibly others.  The
interfaces will support a variety of SCN signalling systems, including
tone signalling, ISDN, ISUP, QSIG, and GSM.  National variants of these
signaling systems will be supported where applicable.



































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