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Service Definitions

MEF 6.3 Subscriber Ethernet Service Definitions — 2019 Nov

Primary Resource for: Carrier Ethernet

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

Definitions for Subscriber Ethernet Service Types and Subscriber Ethernet Services. Subscriber Ethernet Service Types are used to create Point-to-Point, Multipoint-to-Multipoint, and Rooted-Multipoint Ethernet Services that are either Port or VLAN based.

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MEF 8 Implementation Agreement for the Emulation of PDH Circuits over Metro Ethernet Networks — 2004 Oct

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

Gives precise instructions for implementing interoperable CES equipment that reliably transport TDM circuits across Carrier Ethernet Networks while meeting the required performance of circuit emulated TDM services as defined in ITU-T and ANSI TDM standards

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MEF 22.3 Implementation Agreement – Transport Services for Mobile Networks — 2018 Jan

Amendments: MEF 22.3.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This document identifies the requirements for MEF Ethernet Services and MEF External Interfaces (EIs such as User-Network Interface (UNI)s) for use in Mobile Backhaul networks based on MEF specifications.

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MEF 22.3.1 Amendment to MEF 22.3: Transport Services for Mobile Networks — 2020 Apr

Amends: MEF 22.3

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This amendment specifies changes to the baseline document MEF 22.3 to include the requirements for Ethernet Services that can be used as transport for 5G mobile networks. The services and requirements in this document are based on the Services defined in MEF 6.2 as well as the Service Attributes defined in MEF 10.3.

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MEF 43 Virtual NID (vNID) Functionality for E-Access Services — 2014 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

Specifies the functionality offered by an Access Provider (AP) that, when combined with an Ethernet-Access (E-Access) Service, allows a Service Provider (SP) to monitor and configure selected objects associated with a given UNI and one or more OVC End Points at that UNI in the AP’s network.

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MEF 47 Carrier Ethernet Services for Cloud Implementation Agreement — 2014 Oct

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This document identifies the requirements for MEF Ethernet Services and MEF External Interfaces (EIs such as UNIs) as well as a management interface for use in support of Cloud Services.

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MEF 51.1 Operator Ethernet Service Definitions — 2018 Dec

Primary Resource for: Carrier Ethernet

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This document specifies Operator Ethernet Services based on the Service Attributes defined in MEF 26.2. The key service constructs are the Operator Virtual Connection (OVC) and the OVC End Points at the External Interfaces (EIs) – the External Network Network Interface (ENNI) and the User Network Interface (UNI)

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MEF 62 Managed Access E-Line Service Implementation Agreement — 2018 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This Implementation Agreement (IA) defines an Access E-Line Service that includes a specific set of management and Class of Service capabilities. The service defined in this IA is based on applicable functionality and associated requirements from existing MEF specifications.

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MEF 65 Simplified Transit E-Line Service — 2020 Feb

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This MEF Standard specifies a Simplified Transit E-Line (STEL) Service that constrains selected values of the ENNI Common Attributes, ENNI Service Attributes and Operator Ethernet Service Attributes specified in MEF 26.2 to simplify ordering and provisioning for a common case of Transit E-Line Services defined in MEF 51.1.

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MEF 69 Subscriber IP Service Definitions — 2019 Nov

Primary Resource for: IP

Product Portfolio: IP | Standard Type: Service Definitions

This document defines two Subscriber IP Services, Basic Internet Access and Advanced Internet Access, using constraints on certain Service Attributes and parameters as specified in MEF 61.1, “IP Service Attributes”.

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Service Attributes

MEF 10.4 Subscriber Ethernet Services Attributes — 2018 Dec

Primary Resource for: Carrier Ethernet

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This document describes Service Attributes for Subscriber Ethernet Services provided to an Ethernet Subscriber by an Ethernet Service Provider. The Service Attributes describe behaviors observable at an Ethernet User Network Interface and from Ethernet User Network Interface to Ethernet User Network Interface.

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MEF 23.2 Class of Service Phase 3 Implementation Agreement — 2016 Aug

Amendments: MEF 23.2.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This Implementation Agreement formalizes the CoS Name and defines three specific CoS Names called Class of Service Labels (CoS Labels)

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MEF 23.2.1 Models for Bandwidth Profiles with Token Sharing — 2017 Jan

Amends: MEF 23.2

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This amendment generalizes certian requirements to apply to CoS Names, adds new terminology, includes an appendix with use cases and defines a set of token sharing Bandwidth Profile models.

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MEF 26.2 External Network Network Interface (ENNI) and Operator Service Attributes — 2016 Aug

Primary Resource for: Carrier Ethernet

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This document contains specifications for interconnecting Operator CENs in order to support MEF Forum Ethernet Services.

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MEF 41 Generic Token Bucket Algorithm — 2013 Oct

Amendments: MEF 41.0.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This document specifies a Generic Token Bucket Algorithm based on the Bandwidth Profile Algorithm specified in MEF 10.3 It is expected that other documents can reference this specification for describing new Bandwidth Profiles and methods for regulating the use of other resources.

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MEF 41.0.1 Amendment to MEF 41: Clarification of Generic Token Bucket Algorithm (GTBA) Behavior — 2020 Jul

Amends: MEF 41

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This standard amends MEF 41 to describe how differences in sequences of Token Requests can affect the application of parameters in the Generic Token Bucket Algorithm, and how this affects the overall rate of tokens shared among Ranks and hence the overall rate of Token Requests declared Green (or Yellow) at each Rank.

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MEF 45.1 Layer 2 Control Protocols in Ethernet Services — 2018 Dec

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This document specifies the Service Attributes and requirements for handling Layer 2 Control Protocol (L2CP) Frames for Ethernet Services and replaces MEF 45.

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MEF 61.1 IP Service Attributes — 2019 May

Primary Resource for: IP

Product Portfolio: IP | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This document specifies the Service Attributes that need to be agreed between a Service Provider and a Subscriber for IP Services, including IP VPNs, cloud access and Internet access. It further specifies the Service Attributes that need to be agreed between a Service Provider and an Operator when part of an end-to-end IP Service needs to be implemented by a partner Operator.

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MEF 63 Subscriber Layer 1 Service Attributes — 2018 Aug

Primary Resource for: Optical Transport

Product Portfolio: Optical Transport | Standard Type: Service Attributes

The attributes of a Subscriber Layer 1 Service observable at a Layer 1 User Network Interface (L1 UNI) and from a L1 UNI to a L1 UNI are defined. In addition, a framework for defining specific instances of a Subscriber Layer 1 Service is described.

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MEF 64 Operator Layer 1 Service Attributes and Services — 2020 Feb

Primary Resource for: Optical Transport

Product Portfolio: Optical Transport | Standard Type: Service Attributes

The Service Attributes of an Operator Layer 1 Service observable at a Layer 1 User Network Interface and a Layer 1 External Network Network Interface are defined.

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MEF 70 SD-WAN Service Attributes and Services — 2019 Jul

Primary Resource for: SD-WAN

Product Portfolio: SD-WAN | Standard Type: Service Attributes

The SD-WAN Service Attributes and Services Standard defines the externally-visible behavior of SD-WAN Services. The Service description is based on an agreement between an SD-WAN Subscriber (the buyer) and an SD-WAN Service Provider (the seller) that includes agreement on the values of a set of SD-WAN Service Attributes defined in this document.

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MEF 74 Commercial Affecting Attributes — 2018 Dec

Product Portfolio: LSO Sonata, Service Standards | Standard Type: Service Attributes

This document specifies the Commercial Affecting Attributes that need to be agreed between a Service Provider and a Subscriber and between a Service Provider and a Partner for Commercial activity related to MEF Defined Services.

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Architecture

MEF 2 Requirements and Framework for Ethernet Service Protection — 2004 Feb

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Defines a broad frame work for hop-by-hop and end-to-end service level protection.

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MEF 3 Circuit Emulation Service Definitions, Framework and Requirements in Metro Ethernet Networks — 2004 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Circuit Emulation Service “tunnels” TDM traffic through a Carrier Ethernet network allowing inclusion of legacy networks within a Carrier Ethernet environment

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MEF 4 Metro Ethernet Network Architecture Framework Part 1: Generic Framework — 2004 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Introduces the framework and terminology for the services (Eth) layer

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MEF 11 User Network Interface (UNI) Requirements and Framework — 2004 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Defines a split demarcation function between the customer (Subscriber), and the Service Provider

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MEF 12.2 Carrier Ethernet Network Architecture Framework Part 2: Ethernet Services Layer — 2014 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Defines the architecture framework to model the Ethernet Services Layer of MEF compliant Carrier Ethernet Networks.

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MEF 13 User Network Interface (UNI) Type 1 Implementation Agreement — 2005 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

This allows existing Ethernet devices (switch, router, workstation, etc) acting as Customer Edge devices to be compliant to this IA with no additional software or hardware upgrades

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MEF 20 UNI Type 2 Implementation Agreement — 2008 Jul

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Specifies MEF UNI characteristics and operation in which customer side of the UNI is automatically configured by the network side of the UNI allowing verification of SLA and UNI connectivity. Additional objectives include support for Ethernet OAM (802.3ah, 802.1ag) over the UNI. Required for support of ELMI

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MEF 29 Ethernet Services Constructs — 2010 Jan

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Defines an abstract set of Ethernet Service Constructs that are widely applicable regardless of how the UNI-to-UNI Network may be sugmented by providers

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MEF 32 Requirements for Service Protection Across External Interfaces — 2011 Jul

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Architecture

Contains requirements for protecting Ethernet Services at an External Interface against link or a Network Element (NE) failure. This specification identifies resiliency requirements at external interfaces applicable to MEF Service and associated Service End Points.

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Information and Data Models

MEF 7.3 Carrier Ethernet Service Information Model — 2017 Feb

Primary Resource for: Models

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet, Models | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This model identifies and defines the information necessary to manage the Carrier Ethernet services as defined by the MEF, including EVC and OVC services.

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MEF 31 Service OAM Fault Management Definition of Managed Objects (SNMP) — 2011 Jan

Amendments: MEF 31.0.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This document specifies the Fault Management (FM) Management Information Base (MIB) necessary to implement the Service Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) that satisfies the Service OAM requirements and framework specified by MEF 17, the Service OAM Fault Management requirements as specified by SOAM-FM, and the Service OAM management objects as specified by MEF 7.1 which are applicable to Fault Management functions.

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MEF 31.0.1 Amendment to Service OAM SNMP MIB for Fault Management — 2012 Jan

Amends: MEF 31

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Amendment to MEF 31 which updates the TC MIB requirements to include the Textual Conventions needed for the MEF SOAM PM MIB.

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MEF 36.1 Service OAM SNMP MIB for Performance Monitoring — 2015 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Specifies the Performance Monitoring(PM) SNMP Management Information Base(MIB) necessary to manage Service OAM implementations that satisfy the Service OAM requirements and framework specified by MEF 17.

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MEF 38 Service OAM Fault Management YANG Modules — 2012 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Specifies the Fault Management (FM) YANG Modules necessary to implement the Service Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) that satisfies the Service OAM requirements and framework specified by MEF 17.

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MEF 39 SOAM Performance Monitoring YANG Module — 2012 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Specifies the Performance Monitoring(PM) YANG Module necessary to satisfy the Service OAM requirements and framework specified by MEF 17.

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MEF 40 UNI and EVC Definition of Managed Objects (SNMP) — 2013 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Specifies the User Network Interface (UNI) and Ethernet Virtual Connection (EVC) Management Information Base (MIB) necessary to configure and monitor the UNI and EVC.

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MEF 42 ENNI and OVC Definition of Managed Objects (SNMP) — 2013 Oct

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Specifies the External Network Network Interface (ENNI), Operator Virtual Connection (OVC), and Virtual User Network Interface (VUNI) Management Information Base (MIB) necessary to configure and monitor the MEF ENNI, OVC, and VUNI.

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MEF 44 Virtual NID (vNID) Definition of Managed Objects (SNMP) — 2014 Jan

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Specifies the Virtual NID (vNID) Management Information Base (MIB) necessary to configure and monitor the MEF vNID functionality that satisfies the requirements and definitions found in MEF 43 (vNID) by the Service Provider (SP).

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MEF 56 Interface Profile Specification – Service Configuration and Activation — 2017 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet, LSO Legato | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This Interface Profile Specification specifies Legato Management Interface in support of MEF 6.2 Services and is a realization of relevant classes from MEF 7.3 Information Model. The LEGATO_SCA Interface is for use at a Service Orchestrator Function for interfacing with Business Applications as described in MEF LSO RA and process for Service Configuration & Activation.

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MEF 58 Legato – EVC Services YANG – Service Configuration and Activation — 2017 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet, LSO Legato | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This document specifies the YANG modules for MEF 6.2 EVC based Services and MEF 10.3 Ethernet Services Attributes.

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MEF 59 Network Resource Management – Information Model: Connectivity — 2018 Jan

Primary Resource for: Models

Product Portfolio: Models | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

Lifecycle Service Orchestration Reference Architecture (LSO RA, MEF 55) extends the traditional MEF scope concerning Service Modeling, from a pure view “from outside the network” to cover a range of Operational, Orchestration, and Network Management behaviors, including SDN and NFV paradigms.

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MEF 60 Network Resource Provisioning – Interface Profile Specification — 2018 Jan

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet, LSO Presto | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This Interface Profile Specification defines the Presto Management Interface for the network control and management domain in support of [MEF 6.2] and [MEF 51] Services and is a specialization of relevant classes from the MEF NRM (Network Resource Model).

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MEF 72 Network Resource Model – Subscriber Layer 1 — 2019 May

Primary Resource for: Models

Product Portfolio: Models, Optical Transport | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This specification describes the MEF Network Resource Management Information Model (NRM IM), specifically for Layer 1 Connectivity related management features.

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MEF 78.1 MEF Core Model (MCM) — 2020 Jul

Primary Resource for: Models

Product Portfolio: Models | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This specification defines the MEF Core Information Model (MCM), which is an information model describing the base set of object definitions and relationships supporting the concepts de-fined in the MEF Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) Reference Architecture (RA)

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MEF 82 MEF Services Model – Information Model for SD-WAN Services — 2020 Jul

Primary Resource for: Models

Product Portfolio: Models, SD-WAN | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

The MEF Services Model (MSM) is an information model representation of the constructs used to define MEF services (e.g., Carrier Ethernet, IP, Layer 1 and SD-WAN service).

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MEF 83 Network Resource Model – OAM — 2019 Sep

Primary Resource for: Models

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet, Models | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This specification describes the MEF Network Resource Management Information Model (NRM IM), specifically for Carrier Ethernet Operations, Administration and Maintenance (OAM) related management features.

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MEF 86 Presto Service OAM Interface Profile Specification — 2019 Sep

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet, LSO Presto | Standard Type: Information and Data Models

This Interface Profile Specification specifies Presto Management Interface for SOAM (Service Operations, Administration and Maintenance) in support of performance and fault management of MEF Network Resource Provisioning (NRP) activated resources.

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Service Activation and Test

MEF 46 Latching Loopback Protocol and Functionality — 2014 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Activation and Test

This specification defines the protocol and functionality for Latching Loopbacks (LLs) for Service Activation Testing (SAT) and troubleshooting up to the Information Rate for point-to-point and multipoint services across multiple Carrier Ethernet Networks (CENs).

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MEF 48.1 Ethernet Service Activation Testing — 2020 Feb

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Activation and Test

This document specifies the requirements and test methodologies for Service Activation Testing (SAT) of MEF defined E-Line, Access E-Line and Transit E-Line services.

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MEF 49 Service Activation Testing Control Protocol and PDU Formats — 2014 Oct

Amendments: MEF 49.0.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Activation and Test

This document standardizes the following: The test PDUs that are exchanged between devices during the test, the control protocol used to configure SAT test, and the control PDUs that are exchanged between the devices in two operators’ networks.

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MEF 49.0.1 Amendment to Service Activation Testing Control Protocol and PDU Formats — 2015 Apr

Amends: MEF 49

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Service Activation and Test

Amendment to MEF 49; the SAT Technical Specification which defines testing of Network Operator services that span more than one Network Operator.

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SOAM Fault and Performance Measurement

MEF 17 Service OAM Framework and Requirements — 2007 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: SOAM Fault and Performance Measurement

Provides requirements to be satisfied by the Service OAM mechanisms in MENs and framework for discussing and implementing those mechanisms. It also provides context for several MEF specifications (UNI type 2 and E-NNI) and the work of other standards bodies

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MEF 30.1 Service OAM Fault Management Implementation Agreement Phase 2 — 2013 Apr

Amendments: MEF 30.1.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: SOAM Fault and Performance Measurement

Implementation Agreement (IA) for Service Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) that builds upon the framework and requirements specified by MEF 17. In particular, specifying Service OAM requirements for Maintenance Entity Groups (MEGs) and for Fault Management(FM).

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MEF 30.1.1 Amendment to SOAM FM IA — 2014 Apr

Amends: MEF 30.1

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: SOAM Fault and Performance Measurement

Amendment to MEF 30.1 correcting the Continuity Check requirement for a MEP located at a leaf in an E-Tree service.

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MEF 35.1 Service OAM Performance Monitoring Implementation Agreement — 2015 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: SOAM Fault and Performance Measurement

Specifies an Implementation Agreement for Service Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (SOAM) that satisfies and extends the Performance Monitoring(PM) framework and requirements described in MEF 17.

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MEF 66 SOAM for IP Services — 2020 Jul

Product Portfolio: IP | Standard Type: SOAM Fault and Performance Measurement

This document specifies Service Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (SOAM) of IP Services described using the IP Service Attributes as defined in MEF 61.1. This covers both Fault Management (FM) and Performance Monitoring (PM) of IP services.

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Element Management

MEF 15 Requirements for Management of Metro Ethernet Phase 1 Network Elements — 2005 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Element Management

Specifies the network management requirements to be met by Network Elements supporting Ethernet Service Phase 1

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MEF 16 Ethernet Local Management Interface — 2006 Jan

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Element Management

Enables customer equipment to receive information regarding the status and attributes of Ethernet Services thus allowing automatic configuration and improved Subscriber network performance

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MEF Service Lifecycle

MEF 50.1 MEF Services Lifecycle Process Flows — 2017 Aug

Product Portfolio: APIs | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document specifies process flows for the Third Network lifecycle, including Product Service Resource (PSR) Definition Lifecycle and Product Service Resource (PSR) Instance Lifecycle, examined from the perspective of external commercial product considerations and internal service and resource considerations.

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MEF 52 Carrier Ethernet Performance Reporting Framework — 2015 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This specification documents a Carrier Ethernet service performance reporting framework in which Carrier Ethernet Network (CEN) Operators provide their Subscribers with access to Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and statistics reporting through a standardized interface.

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MEF 53 Ethernet Services Qualification Questionnaire — 2015 Dec

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document specifies the processes, use cases and guidelines for a standardized MEF Carrier Ethernet Services Qualification Questionnaire that can be used by potential buying carriers to more efficiently find a selling carrier that matches their needs

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MEF 54 Ethernet Interconnection Point (EIP): An ENNI Implementation Agreement — 2016 Mar

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document is intended to act as an Implementation Agreement for any Operator interested in connecting their Carrier Ethernet network to another Operator using an Ethernet ENNI.

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MEF 55 Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO): Reference Architecture and Framework — 2016 Mar

Amendments: MEF 55.0.1 , MEF 55.0.2

Primary Resource for: APIs

Product Portfolio: APIs | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

LSO is an agile approach to streamlining and automating the service lifecycle in a sustainable fashion for coordinated management and control across all network domains responsible for delivering an end-to-end Connectivity Service (e.g., Carrier Ethernet, IP VPN, MPLS, etc.). This document describes a Reference Architecture and Framework for orchestrating the service lifecycle.

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MEF 55.0.2 Amendment to MEF 55 – TOSCA Service Templates — 2017 Oct

Amends: MEF 55

Primary Resource for: APIs

Product Portfolio: APIs | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document is an amendment to Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) Reference Architecture (RA), MEF 55. The changes include Section 3 (Terminology), Section 7.2 (Information Model), 7.3 (Business Process Flows) and Section 12 (References) and an appendix describing TOSCA Service Templates for deployment of MEF Services and the relevant MEF LSO entities that could use such templates.

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MEF 55.0.1 Amendment to MEF 55 – Operational Threads — 2017 Oct

Amends: MEF 55

Primary Resource for: APIs

Product Portfolio: APIs | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document is an amendment to Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) Reference Architecture (RA), MEF 55. The changes include Section 3 (Terminology) and Section 10 (Operational Threads for LSO).

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MEF 57.1 Ethernet Ordering Technical Standard – Business Requirements and Use Cases — 2018 Dec

Product Portfolio: LSO Sonata | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document represents the cumulative work between MEF and ATIS Ordering and Billing Forum (OBF) to identify the common ordering attributes and processes needed to support inter-carrier Product Ordering of Ethernet Services worldwide.

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MEF 79 Address, Service Site, and Product Offering Qualification Management – Requirements and Use Cases — 2019 Nov

Product Portfolio: LSO Sonata | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document identifies the common attributes and processes needed to support Address, Service Site and Product Offering Qualification (POQ) operations across the Sonata Management Interface Reference Point (IRP).

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MEF 81 Product Inventory Management – Requirements and Use Cases — 2019 Nov

Amendments: MEF 81.0.1

Product Portfolio: LSO Sonata | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This document identifies the common Product Inventory attributes and processes needed to support inter-carrier retrieval of Product Inventory. This document supports the requirements defined in the MEF Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) Reference Architecture and Framework (MEF 55) requirements for Inventory over the Sonata interface (Service Provider <-> Partner interactions).

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MEF 81.0.1 Amendment to MEF 81: Product Inventory Management — 2020 Feb

Amends: MEF 81

Product Portfolio: LSO Sonata | Standard Type: MEF Service Lifecycle

This amendment addresses seven known issues with MEF 81.

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Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

MEF 9 Abstract Test Suite for Ethernet Services at the UNI — 2004 Oct

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines the test suite for conformance of Ethernet services and equipment when deployed at the UNI. This is one of the two foundational documents of the CE 1.0 Certification Program.

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MEF 14 Abstract Test Suite for Traffic Management Phase 1 — 2005 Nov

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines the requirements and corresponding test procedures for Service Performance and Bandwidth Profile Service Attributes that may be specified as part of a Service Level Specification (SLS) for an Ethernet Service.

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MEF 18 Abstract Test Suite for Circuit Emulation Services — 2007 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Specifies testing procedures for pass/fail assessment of conformance with each of the operating modes in MEF 8.

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MEF 19 Abstract Test Suite for UNI Type 1 — 2007 Apr

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Supplements the MEF test specifications MEF 9, and MEF 14 with test procedures for UNI manual configuration mode defined in MEF 13

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MEF 21 Abstract Test Suite for UNI Type 2 Part 1 Link OAM — 2008 Jul

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

MEF 24 Abstract Test Suite for UNI Type 2 Part 2 E-LMI — 2009 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines test procedures based on a combination of requirements for E-LMI described in MEF 20

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MEF 25 Abstract Test Suite for UNI Type 2 Part 3 Service OAM — 2009 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines test procedures based on a combination of requirements for Service OAM described in MEF 20

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MEF 27 Abstract Test Suite For UNI Type 2 Part 5: Enhanced UNI Attributes & Part 6: L2CP Handling — 2010 May

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines test procedures based on requirements for UNI Type 2 described in MEF 20

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MEF 34 ATS for Ethernet Access Services — 2012 Feb

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines test procedures for testing and certification of Ethernet Access (E-Access) Services namely Access EPL and Access EVPL deployed service provider networks. The test cases are based on requirements defined in MEF 33 and MEF 23.1

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MEF 37 Abstract Test Suite for ENNI — 2012 Jan

Product Portfolio: Carrier Ethernet | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

Defines Abstract Test Suite for External Network Network Interface (ENNI) in accordance with the requirements and service attributes specified in the ENNI (MEF 26.1)

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MEF 90 SD-WAN Certification Test Requirements — 2020 Jul

Product Portfolio: SD-WAN | Standard Type: Test Requirements & Abstract Test Suites

The MEF SD-WAN Certification Test Requirements document specifies the testable requirements for the service attributes, functions and capabilities defined in the MEF SD-WAN Attributes and Service Standard (MEF 70).

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Superseded Standards