common management information service (CMIS)


common management information service (CMIS): A service that specifies the service interface to the Common Management Information Protocol (CMIP). (188) Note: To transfer management information between open systems using CMIS/CMIP, peer connections, i.e., associations, must be established. This requires the establishment of an Application Layer association, a Session Layer connection, a Transport Layer connection, and, depending on supporting communications technology, Network Layer and Link Layer connections.


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