Chapter 25. The Location Enabler

  1. Michael Brenner M.Sc Consulting Member Technical Staff Chief Architect Director1 and
  2. Musa Unmehopa M.Sc Distinguished Member Technical Staff senior consultant chairman vice-chair co-author2

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470519905.ch25

The Open Mobile Alliance: Delivering Service Enablers for Next-Generation Applications

The Open Mobile Alliance: Delivering Service Enablers for Next-Generation Applications

How to Cite

Brenner, M. and Unmehopa, M. (2008) The Location Enabler, in The Open Mobile Alliance: Delivering Service Enablers for Next-Generation Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470519905.ch25

Author Information

  1. 1

    Alcatel-Lucent, USA

  2. 2

    Alcatel-Lucent, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470519189

Online ISBN: 9780470519905

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Keywords:

  • satellite-based navigation system;
  • radio bearer technology and signal frequency;
  • mobile location technology;
  • network-initiated location queries;
  • mobile device centric and end-user initiated applications;
  • location-based client application;
  • event-based service invocation;
  • topographic and positioning applications;
  • various protocols and interfaces

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What is Location?

  • Location Architectures

  • The Mobile Location Services Enabler

  • The Secure User Plane Location

  • Summary