Deploying Wireless Networks

By: Andy Wilton and Tim Charity

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Do you want your wireless network to be profitable? Wireless operators will find this practical, hands-on guide to network deployment invaluable. Based on their own extensive experience, the authors describe an end-to-end network planning process to deliver the guaranteed Quality of Service (QoS) that enables today’s wireless IP services such as VoIP, WWW and streaming video. The trade-off between enhanced user experience and operator cost is explored in the context of an enhanced business model. Comprehensive examples are provided for: • GSM/GPRS/EDGE • WCDMA-UMTS/HSDPA • OFDM-WiMAX/LTE • mesh WiFi • packet backhaul Topics addressed include: • capacity/peak data rates • service latency • link budgets • lifecycle costs • network optimisation With a focus on practical design, the book is ideal for radio and core network planners, designers, optimisers and business development staff at operators and network equipment manufacturers. Extensive references also make it suitable for graduate and postgraduate students. Contents Foreword Sir David Brown, FREng Preface Acknowledgements Author's disclaimer 1. Introduction 2. Wireless network systems 3. Principles of access network planning 4. Introduction to RAN planning and design 5. GSM RAN planning and design 6. UMTS RAN planning and design 7. Cellular OFDM RAN planning and design 8. Mesh network planning and design 9. Core network and transmission 10. Network operation and optimisation Acronyms Index. Printed Pages: 384 with 99 line figures and 2 halftones.

Title: Deploying Wireless Networks

Author Name: Andy Wilton and Tim Charity

Categories: Communication, Engineering,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2008

ISBN: 0521874211

ISBN 13: 9780521874212

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 247 x 174 Mm

Seller ID: 027729

Keywords: Wireless Networks