Mediation and Orchestration in Telecom and Computing
The mediation function in ICT terms pertains to a function that routes or acts on data/information passing between network elements and network operations.
In general telecom/computing terms, orchestration describes the automated arrangement, coordination, and management of complex computer systems, middleware, and services.
Orchestration is an essential aspect of service oriented architecture, virtualization, provisioning, converged Infrastructure, and various datacenter issues. Service orchestration in particular refers to identifying, which objects/devices are required for the service requested by the user.
One important area of focus is IoT Mediation and Orchestration