Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Jordi Pérez-Romero1,
  2. Oriol Sallent1,
  3. Ramon Agustí1 and
  4. Miguel Angel Díaz-Guerra2

Published Online: 31 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470022795.ch1

Radio Resource Management Strategies in UMTS

Radio Resource Management Strategies in UMTS

How to Cite

Pérez-Romero, J., Sallent, O., Agustí, R. and Díaz-Guerra, M. A. (2005) Introduction, in Radio Resource Management Strategies in UMTS, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470022795.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain

  2. 2

    Telefónica Móviles España, S.A., Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2005
  2. Published Print: 17 JUN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470022771

Online ISBN: 9780470022795

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Keywords:

  • Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS);
  • Quality of Service (QoS) concept;
  • radio resource management strategies;
  • mobile communications;
  • ‘killer applications’;
  • Japanese market;
  • low PC penetration;
  • Software Defined Radio (SDR);
  • Universal Terrestrial Radio Access Network (UTRAN)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The mobile communications sector

  • UMTS

  • QoS model in UMTS

  • References