Chapter 10. UMTS Protocols

  1. Heikki Kaaranen1,
  2. Ari Ahtiainen2,
  3. Lauri Laitinen2,
  4. Siamäk Naghian3 and
  5. Valtteri Niemi2
  1. Ari Ahtiainen

Published Online: 29 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047001105X.ch10

UMTS Networks: Architecture, Mobility and Services, Second Edition

UMTS Networks: Architecture, Mobility and Services, Second Edition

How to Cite

Ahtiainen, A. (2005) UMTS Protocols, in UMTS Networks: Architecture, Mobility and Services, Second Edition (eds H. Kaaranen, A. Ahtiainen, L. Laitinen, S. Naghian and V. Niemi), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/047001105X.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Oy Aqua Records Ltd, Finland

  2. 2

    Nokia Research Center, Finland

  3. 3

    Nokia Networks, Finland

Author Information

  1. Nokia Research Center, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 FEB 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470011034

Online ISBN: 9780470011058

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Keywords:

  • UMTS protocols;
  • Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP);
  • WCDMA radio interface;
  • radio resource control (RRC) protocol;
  • UTRAN control-plane protocols;
  • end-to-end transport network;
  • control-plane protocols;
  • PS signalling connection;
  • Diameter base protocol

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Protocol Reference Architectures at 3GPP

  • UMTS Protocol Interworking Architecture

  • Transport Network Protocols

  • Radio Network Protocols

  • System Network Protocols

  • Summary of UMTS Network Protocols

  • Overview of IMS Protocols