Encyclopedia > Call tracing

  Article Content

Call tracing

In telecommunication, a call tracing is a procedure that permits an entitled user to be informed about the routing of data for an established connection, identifying the entire route from the origin to the destination.

Note: There are two types of call tracing. Permanent call tracing permits tracing of all calls. On-demand call tracing permits tracing, upon request, of a specific call, provided that the called party dials a designated code immediately after the call to be traced is disconnected, i.e., before another call is received or placed.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Marcus Cocceius Nerva

... founder of the Flavian dynasty, from the Italian nobility rather than from the city of Rome. He was born in Narnia in Etruria, to the north of Rome, on November 8, AD 35. ...