What is a SML?
SML is a central service to locate the Service Metadata Provider (SMP) where a given participant may be found.
How many SMLs exists?
For a given network may only one SML exist. PEPPOL is such a network containing only one SML.
How many SMPs may register a participant in SML?
SML points to one SMP containing metadata for a given participant. Trying to register a participant registred by another SMP results in error.
What is the address of SML?
SML doesn’t provide a user interface. For location is the hostname “edelivery.tech.ec.europa.eu” used for lookup in PEPPOL.
What is SMK?
SMK is a SML for test purposes. Hostname for SMK in PEPPOL is “acc.edelivery.tech.ec.europa.eu”.
Who administrate registration in SML?
Providers providing SMP services are the only administrators of SML.