Difference between revisions of "Autonomic management"

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* autonomic: (a) acting or occurring involuntarily (reflexes) and (b) relating to, affecting, or controlled by the autonomic nervous system or its effects or activity (http://mw1.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/autonomic).
 
* autonomic: (a) acting or occurring involuntarily (reflexes) and (b) relating to, affecting, or controlled by the autonomic nervous system or its effects or activity (http://mw1.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/autonomic).
 
 
* Autonomic management is sometimes used to refer to the set of management activities that take place in Autonomic Networks or Autonomic Systems.
 
 
* It also sometimes refers to all algorithms that automate management and/or control functions of traditional networks in such a way that they become more autonomic
 
  
 
== Characteristics ==
 
== Characteristics ==

Revision as of 09:53, 28 July 2007

History

The term autonomic, like the term autonomous, comes from robotics and human related sciences.

Definition

Characteristics

Relation to Autonomous management

Compared to autonomous networks, autonomic networks are less intelligent and require a management interface.