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Generic Access Network

Generic Access Network

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i made a report for my college that is on GENERIC ACCESS NETWORK.. it includes a PPT file and REPORT.
i made a report for my college that is on GENERIC ACCESS NETWORK.. it includes a PPT file and REPORT.

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GENERIC ACCESS NETWORK (GAN

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-BY KARAN KUKREJA

What is Generic Access Network ?
• Also called the UMA. • Telecommunication system extending mobile services over IP. • Most imp application is Dual-Mode handset service.

Who made it ?
• • • • • • • Alcatel Nokia Nortel Networks O2 Research in Motion Rogers Wireless Siemens • • • • • • • British Telecom Cingular Ericsson Kineto Wireless Motorola Sony Ericsson T-Mobile US

Services by the GAN/UMA
• DUAL-MODE handset. • FEMTOCELL. • ANALOG TERMINAL ADAPTOR. • SOFT-MOBILE. • THE MOST IMPORTANT OF THEM IS ITS SERVICE TO THE DUAL MODE HANDSET.

Phases of development

Requirements for using GAN services
• Dual-mode handset • Network-controllers • Call control system • Secured internet connection

Working of the Dual-Mode service
• Dual mode uses both GSM and Wi-fi . • Outside home-local tariff plan. • At home VOIP tariff.

The GAN model

GAN functional Architecture

Modes of operation
• 4 modes :

> GERAN-only > GERAN-preferred > GAN-preferred > GAN-only

Advantages & Disadvantages
Advantages : a.Less expensive. b.Less congestion. c.Easy connection through Hot-Spots. d.More affordable as compared to landline. Disadvantages : a.More battery usage and heavy devices. b.Will lead to increase in rate plans of VOIP.

Use in other fields
• Femtocell • Analog Terminal Adapter • Soft-mobile

Similar Technology

• DECT-Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications

References
• • • • • • • • • • • GAN participating companies link http://www.umatechnology.org/participants/index.htm UMA overview http://umatoday.com/umaOverview.php A Brief History of UMA http://umatoday.com/briefHistory.php GPP OVERVIEW http://www.3gpp.org/About/about.htm

Definitions http://searchmobilecomputing.techtarget.com/sDefinition/0,,sid40_gci1208707,00.ht All about protocols http://www.voxeo.com/products/voip-home.jsp GSM, TDMA - CDMA, Wireless LAN http://whitepapers.techrepublic.com.com/abstract.aspx?docid=268373 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Generic_Access_Network#Similar_technologies

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