Chapter 2. The New Service Requirements and the Factors Behind Innovation

  1. Flavio Muratore
  1. Ermanno Berruto and
  2. Giovanni Colombo

Published Online: 27 SEP 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0470841656.ch2

UMTS: Mobile Communications for the Future

UMTS: Mobile Communications for the Future

How to Cite

Editor Information

  1. CSELT, Telecom Italia Group, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 SEP 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471498292

Online ISBN: 9780470841655

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Keywords:

  • UMTS;
  • GSM;
  • mobile communications;
  • 3G;
  • core network;
  • GPRS;
  • IP;
  • Mobile IP;
  • CDMA;
  • ATM;
  • TDMA;
  • DECT;
  • TACS;
  • DECT

Summary

This chapter covers:

  • The reasons for innovation

  • The requirements for the UMTS system

  • Major system innovations