Word / Term Definition
Multi-Lateral Peering Agreement (MLPA)

“Multi-Lateral Peering Agreement (MLPA)”, where each ISP will simply peer with a route server installed in the NIX. Route server will collect and distribute only the directly connected routes to every peers.

Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)

“Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)” is free software for monitoring and measuring the traffic load on network links. It allows the user to see traffic load on a network over time in graphical form.

Mobile Switching Center (MSC)

“Mobile Switching Center (MSC)” is the primary service delivery node for GSM, responsible for handling voice calls and SMS as well as other services (such as conference calls, FAX and circuit switched data). The MSC sets up and releases the end-to-end connection, handles mobility and hand-over requirements during the call and takes care of charging and real time pre-paid account monitoring.