3GSM and TCP/IP – Protocols, Operation & Services

Some of your questions that will be answered by this book:


  • Why is the TCP back off mechanism critical in the wireless environment
  • What can we do to minimize its impact in case of cell reselections?
  • Does it make sense to allocate private IP-addresses to our mobile subscribers? What are the implications of using Network Address Translation?
  • What is the difference between the GPRS application protocols PPP and IP?
  • How can we implement a virtual dial-up service to an external ISP over our network?
  • What is required to establish VPN access for our volume customers?
  • How does IPsec operate? How can we implement it in our network?
  • What options are there for authenticating a user? What differences are there between PAP/CHAP and RADIUS?
  • How can we measure and improve the performance of our GPRS-network?

Who should acquire this book?

  • Everybody who needs to optimize GPRS networks.
  • Everybody who needs to understand the implications of merging IP and 3GSM.
  • Content and Service Providers of Mobile Packet Data

Product Details:

  • Paperback / eBook
  • 319 Pages
  • over 130 Illustrations and Tables
  • ISBN 978-3-936273-23-6
  • Price Paperback: Euro 399.- (net)

  • Price eBook: Euro 299.- (net)

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