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Hello everyone and thanks in advance for your support, I m writing to get some help about openacs, this is the situation:

We have recently bought some cpe device to add to our network (im working on a WiMax isp enterprice). Those CPEs are managed by either TR-069 or OMA protocols. I convinced my boss to try some opensource ACS to manage the cpes instead of buying some expensive solution.Here are the questions:

Is it possible to build an ACS using openacs?

Is there an specific application to run TR-069 or OMA protocols with openacs?

Are these applications mature enough to work on production enviroment?

Ok... thats all... I will be installing openacs on my debian machine and will be waitting for some answer, bye all,
Leo.

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Posted by Patrick Giagnocavo on
I think you are confused. The "ACS" in OpenACS is "ArsDigita Community System", not "Access Control System".

I would check if your units can do RADIUS or TACACS, for which there are mature open source implementations.

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Posted by Hal Heisler on
It is possible to build an "Auto Configuration Service" that manages equipment using http/soap based protocols with OpenACS. I'm guessing that is what you are looking for based on this wikipedia article. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TR-069

I am not aware of any OpenACS applications that implement an auto configuration service using TR-069 or OMA protocols. If you build one it might be the first for OpenACS.

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Posted by w c on
The confusion is due to the other project with the same name: http://openacs.sourceforge.net/