16. Machine Type Communication (MTC)

  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.ch16

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) Machine Type Communication (MTC), in Radio Protocols for LTE and LTE-Advanced, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118188545.ch16

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

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Keywords:

  • machine-to-machine;
  • MTC device;
  • overload control;
  • delay tolerant access;
  • and extended access barring

Summary

This chapter explains how the LTE network has been enhanced for machine type communication in Release 10 and 11. In particular, we give a description of how to protect the LTE network from overload situation that occurs due to a tremendous number of MTC devices.