Design and Performance of 3G Wireless Networks and Wireless LANs / Edition 1

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Presentation of background material of wireless communications, traffic modeling and traffic engineering techniques.

Provides descriptions of upcoming features such as IP multimedia subsystems, multimedia broadcast/multicast services and Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC) for 3G networks

Including problems at the end of each chapter

Written for lecturers, graduate students and system designers

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"Das Buch befasst sich mit einem boomenden Markt, dessen Wachstum auf nicht absehbare Zeit weitergehen wird … Den Autoren gelingt es, zunächst die Grundlagen der drahtlosen Kommunikation darzustellen, um danach speziellere Themen der Netzwerkarchitektur und des Entwickelns von Netzwerkelementen zu beleuchten … Das Buch ist ganz nah an den neuesten Entwicklungen der Branche und gibt Impulse für neue Ideen." (

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781441936967
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 10/29/2010
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2006
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 349
  • Product dimensions: 0.77 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

to Wireless Communications.- to Wireless Systems.- to Traffic Engineering.- Overview of CDMA2000/UMTS Architecture.- Air Interface Performance and Capacity Analysis.- Design and Traffic Engineering of a Base Station.- RNC and Radio Access Networks Design and Traffic Engineering.- Core Network Design and Traffic Engineering.- End-to-end Performance in 3G Networks.- Overview of Wireless Lan.- MAC and QOS in 802.11 Networks.- Upcoming Features for 3G Networks.

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