For the purposes of the present document, the terms and definitions given in TR 21.905
, TR 22.951
and the following apply. A term defined in the present document takes precedence over the definition of the same term, if any, in TR 21.905
and TR 22.951
RAN resources provided by a Hosting RAN Provider for use by a Participating Operator. The RAN could be any combination of GERAN, UTRAN or E-UTRAN depending on which RATs are shared.
Hosting RAN Provider:
A Provider of a Hosting RAN.
Operator that uses allocated shared RAN resources provided by a Hosting RAN Provider under agreement.
This is the charging by the Hosting RAN Provider of any usage of a Shared RAN by subscribers of a Participating Operator.
Wholesale charging event:
An event occurring in the Shared RAN which provides to the Hosting RAN Provider the ability to determine usage of the Shared RAN and identify a specific Participating Operator to be charged.
For the purposes of the present document, the abbreviations given in TR 21.905
and the following apply. An abbreviation defined in the present document takes precedence over the definition of the same abbreviation, if any, in TR 21.905