ISBN-10:
0470866942
ISBN-13:
9780470866948
Pub. Date:
11/26/2003
Publisher:
Wiley
GSM, GPRS and EDGE Performance: Evolution Towards 3G/UMTS / Edition 2

GSM, GPRS and EDGE Performance: Evolution Towards 3G/UMTS / Edition 2

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ISBN-13: 9780470866948
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/26/2003
Edition description: REV
Pages: 654
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.

Foreword.

Introduction.

Abbreviations.

PART 1: GERAN EVOLUTION.

1. GSM/EDGE Standards Evolution (up to Rel'4) (M. Hakaste, etal.).

2. Evolution of GERAN Standardisation (Rel'5, Rel'6 andbeyond) (E. Nikula, et al.).

3. GERAN QoS Evolution Towards UMTS (E. Ala-Tauriala, etal.).

4. Mobile Station Location (M. Weckström, etal.).

PART 2: GSM, GPRS AND EDGE PERFORMANCE.

5. Basics of GSM Radio Communication and Spectral Efficiency (J.Melero, et al.).

6. GSM/AMR and SAIC Voice Performance (J. Melero, etal.).

7. GPRS and EGPRS Performance (J. Romero, et al.).

8. Packet Data Services and End-user Performance (G. Gomez,et al.).

9. Dynamic Frequency and Channel Allocation (M.Salmenkaita).

10. Narrowband Deployment (A. Rivada, et al.).

11. Link Performance Enhancements (R. Pirhonen, etal.).

12. Control Channels Performance and Dimensioning (T.Kähkönen & J. Navarro).

13. Automation and Optimisation (V. Wille, et al.).

PART 3: 3G EVOLUTION PATHS.

14. IMT-2000 3G Radio Access Technologies (J. Melero, etal.).

15. 3G Technology Strategy and Evolution Paths (J. Melero).

Appendix A: MAIO Management Limitations.

Appendix B: Hardware Dimensioning Studies.

Appendix C: Mapping Link Gain to Network Capacity Gain.

Appendix D: Interference between GSM/EDGE and Other CellularRadio Technologies.

Appendix E: Simulation Tools.

Appendix F: Trial Partners.

Index.

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