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3G Wireless Networks

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ISBN-10: 007226344X

ISBN-13: 9780072263442

Edition: 2nd 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Clint Smith, Daniel Collins

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New chapters on 4G convergence,WiFi/WiMAX, SCDMA, EVDO, and DATA Services New 3G RAN migration coverage and more details on SMS and EDGE
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List price: $74.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne
Publication date: 11/16/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 695
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.948
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Introduction
The Amazing Growth of Mobile Communications
A Little History
History of First-Generation Systems
History of Second-Generation Systems
The Path to Third-Generation Technology
4G and Beyond
Mobile Communications Fundamentals
Basic Network Architecture
Air-Interface Access Techniques
Roaming
Handoff/Handover
Mobile Data
Wireless Migration Options
Harmonization Process
Overview of Following Chapters
References
First-Generation (1G) Analog
First Generation (1G)
1G Systems
General 1G System Architecture
Typical MTSO Configuration
1G BTS (Cell Site) Configuration
AMPS Call Setup Scenarios
Handoff
Frequency Reuse
Spectrum Allocation
Channel Band Plan
1G Systems
References
Second Generation (2G)
Overview
Enhancements over 1G Systems
Integration with Existing 1G Systems
GSM
TDMA (IS-54/IS-136)
CDMA
DECT
GSM
GSM Network Architecture
The GSM Air Interface
Types of Air-Interface Channels
Air-Interface Channel Structure
GSM Traffic Scenarios
Location Update
Mobile-Originated Voice Call
Mobile-Terminated Voice Call
Handover
Traffic Calculation Methods
IS-136 System Description
The IS-54 Digital Voice Channel
Control Channel
MAHO
Frequency Reuse
Call Quality
IS-95 System Description
Standard CDMA Cell-Site Configurations
Pilot Channel Allocation
Forward CDMA Channel
Reverse CDMA Channel
Call Processing
Handoffs
Pilot Channel PN Assignment
Link Budget
Traffic Model
iDEN (Integrated Dispatch Enhanced Network)
WiDEN
CDPD
Summary
References
Third Generation (3G) Overview
Introduction
Universal Mobile Telecommunications Service (UMTS)
Migration Path to UMTS and the Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
UMTS Services
UMTS Speech Service
The UMTS Air Interface
WCDMA Basics
Spectrum Allocation
Overview of the 3GPP Release 1999 Network Architecture
Overview of the 3GPP Release 4 Network Architecture
Overview of the 3GPP Release 5 All-IP Network Architecture
Overview CDMA2000
Migration Path
System Architecture
Spectrum
TD-CDMA
Generic TD-CDMA Architecture
Radio Network
RAN
Handover
Implementation
TD-SCDMA
System Architecture
Channel Structure
Interference-Mitigation Techniques
Handover
Commonality among WCDMA, CDMA2000, TD-CDMA, and TD-SCDMA
References
The Evolution Generation (2.5G)
What Is 2.5G?
Enhancements over 2G
Technology Platforms
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
GPRS Services
GPRS User Devices
The GPRS Air Interface
GPRS Control Channels
GPRS Network Architecture
GPRS Traffic Scenarios
Inter-SGSN Routing Area Update
Traffic Calculation and Network Dimensioning for GPRS
Enhanced Data Rates for Global Evolution (EDGE)
The EDGE Network Architecture
AMR Half-Rate Traffic Channels
GSM/GPRS/EDGE Traffic Dimensioning
High-Speed Circuit Switched Data (HSCSD)
CDMA2000 (1xRTT)
Deployment Issues
System Architecture
Frequency Planning
Handoff
Traffic Calculation Methods
Deployment
WAP
Short Message Service (SMS)
Migration Path from 2G to 2.5G to 3G
References
Universal Mobile Telecommunications Service (UMTS)
Introduction
UMTS Basics
The WCDMA Air Interface
Uplink Spreading, Scrambling, and Modulation
Downlink Spreading, Scrambling, and Modulation
WCDMA Air-Interface Protocol Architecture
WCDMA Channel Types
Power Control in WCDMA
User Data Transfer
The UTRAN Architecture
Functional Roles of the RNC
UTRAN Interfaces and Protocols
Establishment of a UMTS Speech Call
UMTS Packet Data (R99)
High-Speed Packet Data
HSDPA
HSUPA
Handover
UMTS Core Network Evolution
The 3GPP Release 4 Network Architecture
The 3GPP Release 5 IP Multimedia Domain
References
CDMA2000
Radio and Network Components
Packet Data Serving Node (PDSN)
Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA)
Home Agent
Router
Home Location Register (HLR)
Base Transceiver Station (BTS)
Base-Station Controller (BSC)
Network Structure
Packet-Data Transport Process Flow
Simple IP
Simple IP with VPN
Mobile IP (3G)
Mobile IP with VPN
Radio Network (IS-2000 1xRTT)
Forward Channel
Reverse Channel
SR and RC
Power Control
Walsh Codes
EVDO
EVDO Forward Link
EVDO Reverse Link
EVDO Revision 0
EVDO Revision A
Data Rate
EVDO Revision B
Multicast
MIMO
BCMCS
EVDV
CDMA Channel Allocation
References
TD-SCDMA
Generic TD-SCDMA Architecture
Core Network
Release 4
Release 5
Radio Network
Radio Spectrum
Channel Structure
Spreading Codes
Logical Channel
Codes
Interference-Mitigation Techniques
"Smart" Antennas
Joint Detection
Terminal Synchronization
Dynamic Channel Allocation
RAN Traffic Planning
Handover
Implementation
References
TD-CDMA
Generic TD-CDMA Architecture
Core Network
Radio Network
Radio Spectrum
Channel Structure
Codes
Logical Channel
Interference-Mitigation Techniques
RAN Traffic Planning
Handover
Implementation
Comparison
References
Voice over IP (VoIP) Technology
Why VoIP?
The Basics of IP Transport
VoIP Challenges
H.323
H.323 Network Architecture
Overview of H.323 Protocols
H.323 Call Establishment
H.323 Call Release
The H.323 Fast Connect Procedure
The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
The SIP Network Architecture
SIP Call Establishment
Information in SIP Messages
The Session Description Protocol
Distributed Architecture and Media Gateway Control
The MEGACO Protocol
VoIP and SS7
The SIGTRAN Protocol Suite
Example of SIGTRAN Usage
VoIP Quality of Service
The Resource Reservation Protocol
Differentiated Service
Multi-Protocol Label Switching
References
Broadband
WiFi (802.11)
802.11b
802.11g
802.11a
802.16
802.16
802.16d
802.16e
802.16x Specifications
Bluetooth
Cable Systems
References
3G System RF Design Considerations
RF System Design Procedures
Planning Process Flow
New Wireless System Procedure
Methodology
RAN Migration Methodology
Spectrum
Radio Access Method
Traffic Forecast
Legacy System
Subscriber Migration Process
Link Budget
Propagation Models
Free Space
Hata
Cost231-Walfisch/Ikegami
Cost231-Hata
Quick
Tower-Top Amplifiers
RF Design Guidelines
Traffic Projections
Traffic Tables (Appendix)
Radio Traffic Projections
Radio Voice Traffic Projections
Radio Data Traffic Projection
Cell-Site Design
Search Area
Site Qualification Test (SQT)
Site Acceptance (SA)
Site Rejection (SR)
Site Activation
FAA Guidelines
EMF Compliance
RF Design Report
Cover Sheet
Executive Summary
Revision
Table of Contents
Introduction
Design Criteria
Existing System Overview
Coverage Objectives
Coverage Quality
RF System Growth Requirements
Intersystem Coverage
Link Budget
Analysis
Summary of Requirements
References
Network Design Considerations
Traffic Forecasts
Subscriber Forecast
Voice Usage Forecast
Data Usage Forecast
Build-Ahead
Network Node Dimensioning
BSC Dimensioning
UMTS RNC Dimensioning
CDMA2000 BSC
MSC Dimensioning
SGSN and GGSN Dimensioning
PDSN and Home Agent Dimensioning
Dimensioning of Other Network Elements
Interface Design and Transmission Network Considerations
Placement of Network Nodes and Overall Network Topology
Cost Optimization
Considerations for All-IP Networks
Network Reliability Considerations
Service Treatments
TDM/IP/ATM Considerations
TDM Switching
Switching Functions
Circuit Switches
Space-Division Switching
Time-Division Switching
Circuit-Switching Hierarchy
Packet Switching
IP Networks
IP Addressing
Soft Switches
ATM
ATM Networks
ATM Design Aspects
Facility Sizes
Demand Estimation
VoIP
OSI Levels
Final Report
Summary
References
Antenna System Selection
Base-Station Antennas
Performance Criteria
Diversity
Cross-Pole Antennas
Dual-Band Antenna
Intelligent Antennas
MIMO
dBi and dBd
References
UMTS System Design
Network Design Principles
RF Coverage Analysis
Link Budgets
RF Capacity Analysis
Calculating Uplink Cell Load
Downlink Cell Load
Load Sharing
Design of the Radio Access Network
Iub-Interface Dimensioning
Determining the Number of RNCs
Designing the UTRAN Transmission Network
UMTS Overlaid on GSM
HSDPA/HSUPA
References
CDMA2000 System Design
Design Methodology
Deployment Guidelines
1xRTT
1xEV-DO
1xEVDV
System Traffic Estimation
Radio Elements
Antenna Configurations
BTS
Channel Element (CE) Dimensioning
Packet-Data Services (RF Environment)
Fixed Network Design Requirements
PDSN
Packet Zone
Design Utilization Rates
IP Addressing
Traffic Model (1xRTT)
Walsh Codes
Packet- Data Rates
Handoffs
Search Window
Soft Handoffs (1xRTT)
EVDO
PN Offset Assignment
Link Budget
1xRTT
EVDO
Sample Basic Designs
CDMA2000 1xRTT
EVDO (IS-856)
CDMA2000 1xRTT with EVDO Overlay
References
TD-CDMA and TD-SCDMA System Design
Design Methodology
Deployment Guidelines
System Traffic Estimation
Radio Elements
Spectrum
Antenna Configurations
Node B
Fixed Network Design Requirements
Utilization Rates
IP Addressing
Sample Basic Designs
References
Communication Sites
Communication-Site Types
Macrocell Site
Omnidirectional Cell Sites
Directional Cell Site
Microcells
Picocell Sites
Installation
Cable Runs
Antenna Mounting
Diversity Spacing
Roof Mounting
Wall Mounting
Towers
Stealth
In-Building and Tunnel Systems
Antenna System
In-Building Application
Tunnel Applications
Planning
Intermodulation
IM Check Procedure
Colocation
Isolation Requirements
Calculating Needed Isolation
Isolation Requirements
Free Space
Antenna Patterns
Vertical Separation
Horizontal Separation
Slant Separation
Colocation Guidelines
Colocation Rules
Communication-Site Checklist
References
4G and Beyond
Technology Path
IMS
Convergent Devices
Smart Phones
Software Defined Radio (SDR)
Laptops
PTT
Advanced Broadband Wireless Access
Ultrawideband (UWB)
Unlicensed Wireless Access (UWA)
802.20 MBWA
FOMA and iMODE
WiBRO
FWA
Advanced Wireless Services (AWS)
Multimedia (Mobile TV)
MediaFLO
T-DBM
DVB-H Digital
MVNO
First Responders
Business Requirements
References
Erlang Tables
Index