Chapter 20. 4G Motivation and Context

  1. Cornelia Kappler Ph.D.

Published Online: 12 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682029.ch20

UMTS Networks and Beyond

UMTS Networks and Beyond

How to Cite

Kappler, C. (2009) 4G Motivation and Context, in UMTS Networks and Beyond, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682029.ch20

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:

  • beyond UMTS networks;
  • IMT advanced concept;
  • 4G motivation and context;
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN);
  • Software Development Kit (SDK);
  • Global Positions System (GPS);
  • Hypertext Markup Language (HTML);
  • Digital Radio Transmission (DRT);
  • Fixed-Mobile Convergence (FMC)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Today's Mobile Telecommunication Networks

  • Short-term Evolution Towards 4G

  • IMT-Advanced

  • Discussion

  • Summary