Guidelines for Implementing a Signalling System No. 7 Network

This Handbook is intended to give the reader an overview of the elements necessary to evaluate the design, implementation and maintenance aspects of an SS No. 7 network. The Handbook is also offered to assist the reader in understanding criteria which impacts the decision to utilize SS No. 7 capabilities – particularly as they relate to cost/benefit analysis of such a decision and also provides a detailed road map through existing CCITT Recommendations.