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* Policy-based management does imply

o High-level view of cooperative objects in unordered graph in an intuitive Policy Definition Tool

o Meta-policies that apply globally across the organization

o Centralized and decentralized policy definition

o Authentication and logging of policy rules

o Design only enforceable policy
   - No conflict detection between incompatible configurations

o Audit mecanisms to review and verify the policy

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