For the purposes of the present document, the terms and definitions 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
Sponsored data related rule:
It includes 1) the PFD information identifying sponsored data packets, 2) correlation identifier, 3) charging key.
Sponsored data related information:
It includes the 1) correlation identifier, 2) charging key.
Sponsored data service:
Consuming some certain kind of traffic for free.
Application Service Provider:
Packet Flow Description:
the business entity that provides the service. See TS 23.203
A template to enable detection of IP-flows to identify a service provided by an ASP. The template includes, for example, a 3-tuple including protocol, server side IP address and port number or the significant parts of the URL to be matched, e.g. host name.
Sponsored Data Connectivity Information:
The business entity taking all or part of the cost of the connectivity. The sponsor has a business relationship with the MNO. The Sponsor may restrict usage to certain users. See TS 23.203
It consists of a) the identification of the sponsor and b) the identification of the Application Service Provider (ASP) and its applications (Application Identifier(s) and optionally c) a usage threshold to limit the amount of data or time the user connectivity is sponsored. See TS 23.203, clause 6.2.1
for the definition of sponsored data connectivity information.
For the purposes of the present document, the abbreviations given in TR 21.905