Prepare for a whole new world of added value through the effectiveapplication of Third Generation (3G) wireless technology
Written for hardware and software engineers, this hands-on guideshows you how to integrate handheld devices and cell phones withwireless network hardware and software. Geoff Varrall and RogerBelcher arm you with an in-depth understanding of the nuts andbolts of cellular handset and network hardware and software design,how handset hardware and software is evolving, and the role thetechnology plays in shaping offered traffic and building trafficvalue.
The authors take you through present and future networkcomponents, detail their strengths and weaknesses, explore the keyfeatures of available network software and the implications ofmanaging audio, image, video, and application streaming.
Show how to achieve consistent power efficient performance overthe radio physical and the application layers
Discuss how to integrate cell phone or PDA/portable PC productswith present and future wireless network hardware and software
Address topics such as quality of service (QoS) and servicelevel agreements (SLAs) from a wireless perspective
Look at software configurability and future handset hardwareand software trends
Describe the enabling technologies behind quality-based billingmethodologies