Chapter 12. The RF Network

  1. Paul Golding

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987735.ch12

Next Generation Wireless Applications: Creating Mobile Applications in a Web 2.0 and Mobile 2.0 World, Second Edition

Next Generation Wireless Applications: Creating Mobile Applications in a Web 2.0 and Mobile 2.0 World, Second Edition

How to Cite

Golding, P. (2008) The RF Network, in Next Generation Wireless Applications: Creating Mobile Applications in a Web 2.0 and Mobile 2.0 World, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987735.ch12

Author Information

  1. Independent Consultant, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470725061

Online ISBN: 9780470987735

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Keywords:

  • RF network layer - mobile applications network;
  • cellular network essence;
  • routing tracking mobiles and mobility management;
  • Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA);
  • cellular systems - the harsher reality;
  • mobile broadband networks;
  • adaptation techniques;
  • cellular network operation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Essence of Cellular Networks

  • The Radio Part

  • The Harsher Reality of Cellular Systems

  • Mobile Broadband Networks

  • Techniques for Adaptation

  • Cellular Network Operation

  • Accessing Network Assets

  • Parlay X (Parlay Web Services)