LTE Non-Technical Overview

1 Day Course
Code PWS192

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The Mobile Broadband Arena (5 topics)

  • Current:- UMTS (3G), HSPA (High Speed Packet Access)
  • Traffic and Services Trends
  • The Unstoppable Juggernaut of IP (the Internet Protocol)
  • Goals of LTE: Performance Aims and Objectives
  • Stirring the Mix: Mobile WiMAX

Impact of the Regulator (2 topics)

  • Radio Spectrum Needs
  • Auctions and Possible Costs

Interworking (4 topics)

  • Multi Mode Handsets and Terminals
  • Handover from LTE to UMTS to GSM to WiMAX to Wi-Fi
  • International Roaming
  • The Future of GSM & GPRS

Costs and Risks (5 topics)

  • Existing Major UMTS/HSPA Investments
  • New Components Needed
  • Not Just Updating the Base Sites: New Planning
  • Not just adding to the UMTS Core Network - The New Core
  • Problem Areas on Day 1

Technology Tick List (4 topics)

  • Security and Fraud
  • Charging and Billing
  • Location-based Services
  • MBMS (Mobile TV)


This course presents LTE for non-technical professionals who will have to make decisions about LTE and appreciate what the technical people are discussing. This would include professionals in roles which such as sales, marketing, finance and strategic planning in organisations such as mobile operators, start-up operators and government departments.

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