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Course No: 90.483; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to mobile networks and services. This course covers advanced wireless and mobile network architectures, enabling technologies and protocols and the recent advances in mobile communication. Topics to be taught include: introduction to mobile network architectures, mobility management for different systems, network signaling for IS-41-based systems, PACS, GSM and CDMA, roaming procedures and international roaming, mobile number portability, third generation (3G) mobile systems, Wireless Local Loop, mobile IP and wireless enterprise networks. Topics such as broadband wireless, Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) and network operational management will also be covered. Course will have a project work to be completed in one of the hot areas of mobile networking.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: 90.463 or a strong background in the area of telecommunications networking
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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