Chapter 14. Quality of Service

  1. Cornelia Kappler Ph.D.

Published Online: 12 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682029.ch14

UMTS Networks and Beyond

UMTS Networks and Beyond

How to Cite

Kappler, C. (2009) Quality of Service, in UMTS Networks and Beyond, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682029.ch14

Author Information

  1. deZem GmbH, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470031902

Online ISBN: 9780470682029

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Keywords:

  • quality of service;
  • traditional internet - offers best-effort service;
  • communication networks community;
  • QoS parameterization;
  • double reservation problem;
  • overprovisioning - simplest QoS provisioning method;
  • Per-Hop Behaviour (PHB);
  • Type Of Service (TOS) field;
  • Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Description of the Problems

  • QoS in Computer Networks

  • QoS in UMTS

  • Link-Layer QoS in a WLAN

  • Discussion

  • Summary