For the purposes of the present document, the terms given in TR 21.905
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
A set of data about the Application Client that resides in the Edge Application Server.
Application Context Relocation:
Application Context Transfer:
Refers to the end-to-end service continuity procedure described in clause 8.8
Refers to the transfer of the Application Context between the source Edge Application Server and the target Edge Application Server, which is a part of the service continuity procedure described in clause 8.8
Application software resident in the cloud performing the server function.
Edge Computing Service Provider:
A concept, as described in TS 23.501
, that enables operator and 3rd party services to be hosted close to the UE's access point of attachment, to achieve an efficient service delivery through the reduced end-to-end latency and load on the transport network.
A mobile network operator or a 3rd party service provider offering Edge Computing service.
Edge Data Network:
A local Data Network that supports the architecture for enabling edge applications.
A set of data about the Edge Enabler Client that resides in the Edge Enabler Server.
Edge Enabler Layer:
Edge Hosting Environment:
Refers to the overall functionality provided by the entities such as Edge Enabler Client, Edge Enabler Server and Edge Configuration Server, in support of applications as per the architecture defined in clause 6
An environment providing support required for Edge Application Server's execution.
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
Application Client Identification
Application Context Relocation
Application Context Transfer
Application Service Provider
Data Network Access Identifier
Data Network Name
Edge Application Server
Edge Application Server Identification
Edge Configuration Server
Edge Computing Service Provider
Edge Data Network
Edge Enabler Client
Edge Enabler Client Identification
Edge Enabler layer
Edge Enabler Server
Edge Enabler Server Identification
Fully Qualified Domain Name
Generic Public Subscription Identifier
Global System for Mobile Communications
Local Area Data Network
Network Exposure Function
Operator Platform Group
Source Edge Application Server
Source Edge Enabler Server
Service Capability Exposure Function
Service Set Identifier
Target Edge Application Server
Target Edge Enabler Server
Tracking Area Identity