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With the advent of Optical Networks, an important opportunity for the application of Telecommunication Management Network (TMN) framework emerges. At present, most such networks have small or no management capabilities and are characterised by lack of computational resources. Instead of introducing interim proprietary management facilities, the Internet… (More)