Chapter 4. The Diameter Protocol

  1. Christian Jacquenet,
  2. Gilles Bourdon and
  3. Mohamed Boucadair

Published Online: 31 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470035146.ch4

Service Automation and Dynamic Provisioning Techniques in IP/MPLS Environments

Service Automation and Dynamic Provisioning Techniques in IP/MPLS Environments

How to Cite

Jacquenet, C., Bourdon, G. and Boucadair, M. (2008) The Diameter Protocol, in Service Automation and Dynamic Provisioning Techniques in IP/MPLS Environments, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470035146.ch4

Author Information

  1. France Telecom, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 29 FEB 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Communications Networking & Distributed Systems

Book Series Editors:

  1. David Hutchison

Series Editor Information

  1. Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018293

Online ISBN: 9780470035146

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Keywords:

  • Next-Generation Network (NGN);
  • data object confidentiality;
  • transmission level security;
  • proxy and routing broker support;
  • static and dynamic IP address assignment;
  • network access server;
  • Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN);
  • realm-based routing table;
  • network address identifier (NAI)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Learning from RADIUS Deficiencies

  • Diameter: Main Characteristics

  • Protocol Details

  • Diameter Network Access Application (NASREQ)

  • Diameter Credit Control Application

  • Diameter in NGN/IMS Architecture for QoS Control

  • References