4. Packet Data Convergence Protocol (PDCP)

  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.ch4

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) Packet Data Convergence Protocol (PDCP), in Radio Protocols for LTE and LTE-Advanced, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118188545.ch4

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:

  • PDCP;
  • header compression;
  • integrity protection;
  • ciphering;
  • data handling at handover;
  • status reporting;
  • and SDU discard

Summary

This chapter explains PDCP architecture and main functions including header compression, security (integrity protection and ciphering), data handling at handover, status reporting, and SDU discard. Basic PDCP operations are explained with examples for each type of radio bearer.