Towards the Wireless Information Society: Systems, Services, and Applications v. 1

Towards the Wireless Information Society: Systems, Services, and Applications v. 1

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The first of a three-volume series on the latest research and developments in the field of mobile communications, this cutting-edge resource offers practical insight into the next generation of wireless systems, services, and applications. Culled from groundbreaking research associated with the Information Society Technologies (IST) program, this unique book helps professionals understand how the networks of tomorrow will evolve into a common, open platform, capable of delivering a range of voice, video, and data services in a combined and seamless manner. This forward-looking volume covers a wide-range of important topics, from the architectures of future wireless systems and the importance of short-range systems in the global communication society, to service platforms/technologies and application platforms. The DVD included contains further details on critical topics related to the research discussed in the book.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 516 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 28mm | 896g
  • Norwood, United States
  • English
  • 1, black & white illustrations
  • 1580533639
  • 9781580533638

Table of contents

Introduction. Evolution of Wireless Systems. End-to-End QoS. Short-Range Wireless Systems. Services and Technologies. Mobile Application Platforms.
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About Ramjee Prasad

Ramjee Prasad is director of the Center for TeleInFrastruktur (CTIF), Aalborg University. Among the many popular books he has written for Artech House, he is the author of OFDM for Wireless Communications Systems (Artech House, 2004) and coauthor of Simulation and Software Radio for Mobile Communications (Artech House, 2002)
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