LTE, LTE-Advanced and WiMAX: Towards IMT-Advanced Networks by Abd-Elhamid M. Taha

By Abd-Elhamid M. Taha

A concise advent to IMT-Advanced platforms, together with LTE-Advanced and WiMAX

There exists a robust call for for totally extending rising web companies, together with collaborative functions and social networking, to the cellular and instant area. supplying such providers may be attainable in basic terms via knowing broadband within the instant. candidate applied sciences are at present competing in satisfying the necessities for instant broadband networks, WiMAX and LTE. in the interim, LTE and its destiny evolution LTE-Advanced are already gaining floor by way of seller and operator help. while either applied sciences proportion definite attributes (utilizing Orthogonal Frequency department a number of entry (OFDMA) in downlink, accommodating shrewdpermanent antennas and whole help for IP-switching, for example), they fluctuate in others (including uplink expertise, scheduling, body constitution and mobility support). past technological benefits, components resembling deployment readiness, environment adulthood and migration feasibility come to mild while evaluating the potential of the 2 technologies.

LTE, LTE-Advanced and WiMAX: in the direction of IMT-Advanced Networks presents a concise, no-nonsense creation to the 2 applied sciences, overlaying either interface and networking issues. extra seriously, the booklet supplies a multi-faceted comparability, conscientiously examining and distinguishing the features of every know-how and spanning either technical and monetary benefits. A “big photo” realizing of the industry concepts and forecasts is usually offered.

  • Discusses and severely evaluates LTE, LTE-Advanced and WiMAX (Legacy and Advanced)
  • Gives an outline of the foundations and advances of every permitting technology
  • Offers a feature-by-feature comparability among the candidate technologies
  • Includes details which appeals to either practitioners and academics
  • Provides an updated record on industry and status

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In addition, and as will be noted below, the elemental characteristics of 3G networks hindered their capability of handling this increased demand. Hence, the International Telecommunications Union – Radiocommunications Sector (ITU-R) sought in 2006 to initiate efforts towards realizing more capable networks. The resulting network would mark a substantial improvement over current networks, and facilitate a smooth transition in next generation networks. Such improvements would inevitably include enhancements to both the access network, that is, the Radio Interface Technologies (RITs), and the core network, that is, network management interface.

Such location based services are also enabling the tracking of vehicles, cargo trucks and products nationwide and in real time. Indeed, much of the above services – and more – can already be witnessed. ) is calling for a more reliable broadband connectivity that can be made anytime and anywhere. In addition, and as will be noted below, the elemental characteristics of 3G networks hindered their capability of handling this increased demand. Hence, the International Telecommunications Union – Radiocommunications Sector (ITU-R) sought in 2006 to initiate efforts towards realizing more capable networks.

015 Indoor Microcellular Base coverage urban High speed idle to active transition. , respectively the mobile station or the base station). The delay latency includes delay introduced by associated protocols and control signaling assuming the user terminal is in the active state. 5 specifies the expected average spectral efficiencies for mobile users travelling at different speeds. For instance, users traveling at 10km/hr the user can expect a spectral efficiency of 1 (Bits/s/Hz). This translates into a sustained 40 Mb/s given an allocation of 40 MHz.

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