3 Definitions of terms and abbreviations

24.5443GPPGroup managementProtocol specificationRelease 17Service Enabler Architecture Layer (SEAL)TS

3.1 Terms

For the purposes of the present document, the terms given in 3GPP TR 21.905 [1] and the following apply. A term defined in the present document takes precedence over the definition of the same term, if any, in 3GPP TR 21.905 [1].

SEAL group management client: An entity that provides the client side functionalities corresponding to the SEAL group management service.

SEAL group management server: An entity that provides the server side functionalities corresponding to the SEAL group management service.

For the purposes of the present document, the following terms and definitions given in 3GPP TS 23.434 [2] apply:

SEAL client

SEAL server

SEAL service

VAL group

VAL group member

VAL server

VAL service

VAL user

Vertical

Vertical application

3.2 Abbreviations

For the purposes of the present document, the abbreviations given in 3GPP TR 21.905 [1] and the following apply. An abbreviation defined in the present document takes precedence over the definition of the same abbreviation, if any, in 3GPP TR 21.905 [1].

MIME Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions

SEAL Service Enabler Architecture Layer for verticals

SGM-C SEAL Group Management Client

SGM-S SEAL Group Management Server