UMTS - Design Details & System Engineering

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


  • How are the initial parameters (e.g. access slot number) for network access be selected by the UE?
  • In which way is blind transport format detection performed?
  • What are the functions of the SSCOP protocol in the transport network protocol?
  • What is the meaning of the N_Max_frames parameter?
  • How are the dedicated and the common channels handled in the user plane on the Iub interface?
  • What parameters are added to the Authentication quintet, how is integrity protection performed?
  • What kind of different identifiers are used in CELL_FACH, CELL_PCH and URA_PCH for adressing?
  • How is an AMR speech connection established and reconfigured, how is the codec mode change controlled?

Who should acquire this book?

  • Everybody who needs to understand UMTS system details and operation procedures.
  • System designers and development engineers of UMTS network equipment and UMTS mobile stations.
  • Network Planners who need to establish UMTS and/or joined GSM / UMTS networks.
  • UMTS network operators for network design and planning, system installation, and/or system operation.
  • Software engineers engaged in signal processing flow and/or protocol stack software development.

Product Details:

  • Paperback / eBook
  • 636 Pages
  • over 260 Illustrations and Tables
  • ISBN 978-3-936273-06-9
  • Price Paperback: Euro 399.- (net)

  • Price eBook: Euro 299.- (net)

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