ISBN 9780070656925,2.5G Mobile Networks : Gprs And Edge

2.5G Mobile Networks : Gprs And Edge



Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780070656925

ISBN-10 0070656924


Language (English)

Science fiction

Even though 2G and 2.5G technologies, as compared to 3G, are more than a decade old, the current corporate battle for 2G spectrum in India, indicates the significance and growth potential of these technologies including GSM and GPRS. 2.5G Mobile Networks is a complete coverage of GPRS and EDGE concepts presented in simple non-technical language without complex mathematics. An ideal primer for those working in or studying networking technologies, this book focuses mainly on procedures and basis of signaling exchanges. Readers will find a detailed treatment on GPRS network architecture, a healthy mix of concepts and protocols of Air Interface and Core Network, discussion on GPRS user-plane aspects with focus on user-plane protocols, important aspects of EDGE and much more. Table of content :- 1. GSM Overview 2. GPRS Network Architecture 3. GPRS Air Interface 4. Medium Access Control Layer 5. Radio Link Control Layer 6. GPRS Mobility Management 7. Session Management Procedures