Systems Management: Universal Measurement Architecture (UMA)
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CAE Specification
Systems Management: Universal Measurement Architecture (UMA)
X/Open Document Number: C427
ISBN: 1-85912-117-9

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This is a CAE Specification. It presents a compendium of the Universal Measurement Architecture (UMA) documents, which comprises a UMA Guide plus a set of three specifications. The 4 documents are:

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The target audience for the UMA Specifications is both system designers who need to implement the respective interfaces, and performance professionals who need to understand how to deploy these interfaces to optimium advantage.


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Referenced Documents

The following documents are referenced in this guide:


ISO 8824:1990, Information Technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Specification of Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1).


ISO/IEC 8825:1990 (ITU-T Recommendation X.209 (1988)), Information Technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Specification of Basic Encoding Rules for Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1).


ISO/IEC 10165-2:1992, Information Technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Structure of Management Information - Part 2: Definition of Management Information.


ISO/IEC 10165-4:1992, Information Technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Structure of Management Information - Part 4: Guidelines for the Definition of Managed Objects.


CAE Specification, 1995, Generic Security Service API (GSS-API) Base (ISBN:1-85912-131-4).

NMF Strategy for Migration to GDMO

OSI/NM Forum Strategy for Migration to GDMO; Forum 010, Issue 1.0, January 1991.


ISO/IEC 10164:1992 Information Technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Systems Management (Parts 1 to 13 inclusive).


CAE Specification, March 1994, Systems Management: Management Protocol API (ISBN 1-85912-027-X, C306).

XOM, Issue 2

CAE Specification, February 1994, OSI-Abstract-Data Manipulation API (XOM), Issue 2 (ISBN: 1-85912-008-3, C315).

XSH, Issue 5

CAE Specification, January 1997, System Interfaces and Headers, Issue 5 (ISBN: 1-85912-181-0, C606).

UMA Specifications


CAE Specification, January 1997 - Systems Management: UMA Measurement Layer Interface, Part 2 of "Universal Measurement Architecture (UMA)" CAE Specification (ISBN 1-85912-117-9, C427).

Contained in Part 2 of this UMA specification.


CAE Specification, January 1997 - Systems Management: UMA Data Capture Interface, Part 3 of "Universal Measurement Architecture (UMA)" CAE Specification (ISBN 1-85912-117-9, C427).

Contained in Part 3 of this UMA specification.


CAE Specification, January 1997 - Systems Management: UMA Data Pool Definitions, Part 4 of "Universal Measurement Architecture (UMA)" CAE Specification (ISBN 1-85912-117-9, C427).

Contained in Part 4 of this UMA specification.

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