14. Minimization of Driving Test (MDT)

  1. SeungJune Yi,
  2. SungDuck Chun,
  3. YoungDae Lee,
  4. SungJun Park and
  5. SungHoon Jung

Published Online: 5 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118188545.ch14

Radio Protocols for LTE and LTE-Advanced

Radio Protocols for LTE and LTE-Advanced

How to Cite

Yi, S., Chun, S., Lee, Y., Park, S. and Jung, S. (2012) Minimization of Driving Test (MDT), in Radio Protocols for LTE and LTE-Advanced, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118188545.ch14

Author Information

  1. LG Electronics, South Korea

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 5 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118188538

Online ISBN: 9781118188545



  • MDT;
  • network performance optimization;
  • coverage optimization;
  • logged MDT;
  • immediate MDT;
  • trace;
  • and logging


This chapter describes standardized solutions that enable network to collect measurement information including time and location from UEs for network performance optimization. The architectural framework, and two main solutions based on non-real time reporting and real time reporting are explained.