From the Publisher
UMTS network architecture
Key 3G protocols explained
From the Back Cover
COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF THE UMTS MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS PROTOCOL
3G Mobile Networks offers a detailed, complete exploration of the UMTS 3G mobile communications protocol -- and the networks on which it runs. This in-depth explanation of the standard and its components provides the authoritative strategies and insights needed to meet design, deployment, service add-on, security, and other challenges.
3G Mobile Networks untangles the complexities of:
- Network architecture
- Key 3G protocols
- Network deployment
- IP transport and subsystems
- Security management
- Supplementary services, such as billing
- Value-added services, such as music, photos, and video
Turn to 3G Mobile Networks for a deeper understanding of the UMTS WCDMA standard, and practical, up-to-date answers to UMTS engineering questions.
Principles of WCDMA * UMTS Network Architecture * User Equipment * Access Network * Core Network * Radio Resource Control Procedures * UTRAN Signaling Procedures * Mobility Management * Call Handling * Session Management * Supplementary Services * Value-Added Services * Security Management * IP-Based Signaling Transport * IP Multimedia Subsystem * Appendix: Deployment of 3G Networks * Appendix: 4G Mobile Networks