Date Added: Nov 2010
Telecommunication has emerged as the revolutionary technology responsible for connecting distanced places into one global connected world. For such purposes, complex infrastructural objects have been built and connected in some manner including cable television networks, ISP networks, telephone networks, etc. The main characteristic of such infrastructures is the network topology, making the main challenge: "To cope with the tendency to change and grow". Therefore, maintaining such complex networks takes a lot of time, effort and money, especially if proper organization for efficient use of the available resources is missing.