|“||provide a metering capability at some level of abstraction appropriate to the type of service (e.g., storage, processing, bandwidth, and active user accounts).||”|
|“||The process of measuring the temporal properties (e.g., rate) of a traffic stream selected by a classifier. The instantaneous state of this process may be used to affect the operation of a marker, shaper, or dropper, and/or may be used for accounting and measurement purposes.||”|
- ↑ NIST Taxonomy Terms and Definitions, v1.0 (Mar. 31, 2011) (full-text).
- ↑ Unified Capabilities, Framework 2013, App. C, at C-28 (full-text).