The book provides basic understanding of currently deployed, and emerging, technologies, and helps to make evolution plans for future networks. It serves as a handbook for anyone engaged in the study, design, deployment and business of cellular networks.
This second edition covers 2G (GSM, EGPRS), 3G (WCDMA) and 4G (LTE) networks and introduces 5G. New elements include HSPA, Ethernet, 4G/LTE and 5G. The book also looks at all the sub-systems of the network, focusing on both the practical and theoretical issues.
Network design engineers working with cellular service vendors or operators, experts/scientists working on end-to-end issues, and undergraduate/post-graduate students will all benefit from this book.
Fundamentals of Network Planning and Optimisation 2G/3G/4G: Evolution to 5G 2nd Edition
Ajay R. Mishra
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