5. Radio Link Control (RLC)

  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.ch5

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) Radio Link Control (RLC), in Radio Protocols for LTE and LTE-Advanced, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118188545.ch5

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:

  • RLC;
  • TM RLC;
  • UM RLC;
  • AM RLC;
  • framing;
  • reordering;
  • ARQ operation;
  • polling;
  • status reporting;
  • retransmission;
  • re-segmentation;
  • window operation;
  • and SDU discard

Summary

This chapter explains RLC architecture and main functions including framing, reordering, polling, status reporting, retransmission, re-segmentation, and window operation. Basic RLC operations are explained with examples for each RLC operation mode.