Chapter 8. Vertical QoS Mapping

  1. Mario Marchese

Published Online: 16 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch8

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks

How to Cite

Marchese, M. (2007) Vertical QoS Mapping, in QoS Over Heterogeneous Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058763.ch8

Author Information

  1. Department of Communications, Computer and System Science, University of Genoa, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470017524

Online ISBN: 9780470058763



  • vertical QoS mapping;
  • TI-SAP implementation;
  • TI layer Resource Management Entity;
  • Technology Dependent layers' implementation;
  • Service Level Specification (SLS);
  • heterogeneous traffic aggregation;
  • time variant channel;
  • Protocol Control Information (PCI) and Protocol Data Unit (PDU)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reference Architecture

  • Control Modules

  • Technology Independent Layers' Implementation

  • Technology Dependent Layers' Implementation

  • TI-SAP Implementation

  • Vertical QoS Mapping Problems