IG1164 Requirements Analysis for the Ordering and Configuration of Services and Resources R18.0.1

The debate over when to use orders versus configuration requests has spanned at least several decades.

This document offers some general requirements (somewhat independent of orders and configuration requests), provides a summary of existing TM Forum APIs in the area of ordering and configuration, and concludes with recommendations better position ordering and configuration as complementary concepts.

General Information

Document series: IG1164
Document version: 1.0.2
Status: TM Forum Approved
Document type: Exploratory Report
Team approved: 18-Jun-2018
IPR mode: RAND
TM Forum Approved: 29-Oct-2018
Date modified: 30-Oct-2018