1. UMTS Basics

  1. Ralf Kreher and
  2. Torsten Rüdebusch

Published Online: 27 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118408605.ch1

UMTS Signaling: UMTS Interfaces, Protocols, Message Flows and Procedures Analyzed and Explained, Second Edition

UMTS Signaling: UMTS Interfaces, Protocols, Message Flows and Procedures Analyzed and Explained, Second Edition

How to Cite

Kreher, R. and Rüdebusch, T. (2007) UMTS Basics, in UMTS Signaling: UMTS Interfaces, Protocols, Message Flows and Procedures Analyzed and Explained, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9781118408605.ch1

Author Information

  1. Tektronix Berlin GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470065334

Online ISBN: 9781118408605

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Keywords:

  • universal mobile telecommunications system;
  • time division multiple access;
  • global system for mobile communication;
  • high speed downlink packet access;
  • code division multiple access

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Standards

  • Network Architecture

  • UMTS Interfaces

  • UMTS Domain Architecture

  • UTRAN

  • UMTS Security

  • Radio Interface Basics

  • UMTS Network Protocol Architecture

  • SIGTRAN

  • ATM

  • User Plane Framing Protocol

  • Medium Access Protocol (MAC)

  • Radio Link Control (RLC)

  • Service Specific Connection Oriented Protocol (SSCOP)

  • Service Specific Coordination Function (SSCF)

  • Message Transfer Part Level 3 — Broadband (MTP3-B)

  • Internet Protocol (IP)

  • Signaling Transport Converter (STC)

  • Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)

  • Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1) in UMTS

  • Radio Resource Control (RRC)

  • Node B Application Part (NBAP)

  • Radio Network Subsystem Application Part (RNSAP)

  • Radio Access Network Application Part (RANAP)

  • ATM Adaptation Layer Type 2 — Layer 3 (AAL2L3/ALCAP)

  • IU User Plane Protocol

  • Adaptive Multirate (AMR) Codec

  • Terminal Adaptation Function (TAF)

  • Radio Link Protocol (RLP)

  • Packet Data Convergence Protocol (PDCP)

  • Broadcast/Multicast Control (BMC)

  • Circuit-Switched Mobility Management (MM)

  • Circuit-Switched Call Control (CC)

  • Example — Mobile Originated Call (Circuit Switched)

  • Packet-Switched Mobility Management (GMM)

  • Packet-Switched Session Management (SM)

  • Example — Activate PDP Context (Packet Switched)