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Radio Admission Control (RAC)

LTE Radio Parameters RL20

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Contents
1. LTE Functionalities and Overview 2. Channel Configuration 3. General parameter DB structure and System Information
Broadcast 4. Random Access 5. Radio Admission Control (RAC) 6. Radio Bearer Control & DRX /DTX Management 7. LTE Mobility Management 8. UL/DL Scheduler 9. MIMO Mode Control (MIMO-MC) 10.Power Control

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Task of Radio Admission Control QoS Architecture and Profiles in LTE Default and Dedicated Bearers Multiple EPS bearers EPS bearers for conversational voice ROHC Emergency Call Handling Radio Admission Control algorithms and thresholds

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Radio Admission Control Introduction 1


Scope of RAC is cell level RAC algorithms controls establishment of
Signaling radio bearer Data Radio Bearer

RAC controls number of UE in a cell


Number of established RRC connection per cell Number of active UEs (users) per cell

RAC controls number of DRB in a cell


Number of data radio bearers (DRB) Number of DRB with QCI=1

RAC controls emergency calls and emergency sessions


Special margin considered for emergency calls Special margin considered for IMS emergency sessions (RL30)

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Radio Admission Control Introduction 2


RAC applies different criteria for call estblishment and Mobility (HO)
offset in terms of number of rrc connections or active users used, etc aim is to keep the already established sessions active and support user mobility

RAC interacts with other RRM entities



Packet Scheduler Mobility management Radio Bearer Management UE State Management

RAC acts based on events like:


paging Handover Request Call establishment request
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Bearer model in GTP and IETF variants


E- UTRAN EPC Internet

UE

eNB

S-GW

P-GW

Peer Entity

End-to-end Service IP Transport EPS Bearer Radio Bearer S1 Bearer S5/S8 Bearer

GTP variant: EPS bearer termination in PGW

Radio
E- UTRAN

S1

S5/ S 8
EPC

SGi
Internet

UE

eNB

S-GW

P-GW

Peer Entity

End-to-end Service IP Transport IP Transport EPS Bearer Radio Bearer S1 Bearer

IETF variant: EPS bearer termination in SGW

Radio

S1

S5/ S 8

SGi

IETF: External Bearer

Internet Engineering Task Force

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Simplifications in QoS profile


3G
Traffic Class Delivery Order

EPS
QCI (QoS Class Identifier) ARP

Max SDU Size


SDU Format Information SDU Error Ratio Residual Bit Error Ratio Delivery of Erroneous SDUs Transfer Delay Traffic Handling Priority Source Statistics Descriptor Signalling Indication ARP Max Bitrate Guaranteed Bitrate
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Max Bit Rate Guaranteed Bit Rate Aggregate Max Bit Rate
For GBR bearers

For non-GBR bearers

Number of QoS parameters has


been decreased AMRB as part of rate caping feature (LTE13) is supported in RL20

QoS parameters in EPS


QoS Class Identifier (QCI)
QCI is used to determine packet forwarding treatment (e.g. scheduling of packets) QCI is used to mark packets with DSCP (Differential Service Code Point) 3GPP has standardized 9 QCI values and mapping to resource type (GBR, non-GBR),
priority, packet delay budget and packet error loss rate

Allocation and Retention Priority (ARP)


ARP is used to decide whether bearer establishment or modification request can be
accepted in case of resource limitations ARP can also be used to decide which bearer(s) to drop during resource limitations It has been agreed in 3GPP that ARP has no impact on packet forwarding treatment

APN Aggregate Max Bit Rate (APN-AMBR) and UE Aggregate Max Bit Rate
(UE-AMBR) for non-GBR EPS bearers APN-AMBR shared by all non-GBR EPS bearers with the same APN downlink
enforcement is done in PDN GW and uplink enforcement in UE UE-AMBR shared by all non-GBR EPS bearers of the UE downlink and uplink enforcement is done in eNB

Guaranteed Bit Rate (GBR) and Max Bit Rate (MBR) for GBR EPS bearers

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Standardized QCIs
QCI 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Resource Priori Packet delay budget type ty GBR GBR GBR GBR Non-GBR Non-GBR Non-GBR Non-GBR Non-GBR 2 4 3 5 1 6 7 8 9 100 ms 150 ms 50 ms 300 ms 100 ms 300 ms 100 ms 300 ms 300 ms
Packet error loss rate

Example Application Conversation voice Conversational video Real-time gaming


Non-conversational video

1e-2 1e-3 1e-3 1e-6 1e-6 1e-6 1e-3 1e-6 1e-6

IMS signalling
Video, www, email, ftp

Interactive gaming
Video, www, email, ftp Video, www, email, ftp

Note: Usage of operator specific QCIs in addition to standardized QCIs is possible (future).

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RL20 supported QCIs



NSN RL20 release supports the QCIs for non-GBR radio bearer services: QCI 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 In addtion features such as LTE10 enable QCI=1 conversational voice.
Packet Loss Rate 1.0E-02 1.0E-03 1.0E-03 1.0E-06 1.0E-06 1.0E-06 1.0E-03 1.0E-06 1.0E-06 Default QCI Support ENABLED ENABLED ENABLED ENABLED RLC PDCP Further Default Profile Profile QoS RLC Mode Index Index param. ... ... ... ... ... RLC_AM 1 1 ... RLC_AM 1 1 ... RLC_AM 1 1 ... RLC_AM 1 1 ...

Packet Resource Delay QCI Type Priority Budget 1 GBR 2 100 ms 2 GBR 4 150 ms 3 GBR 3 50 ms 4 GBR 5 300 ms 5 NON-GBR 1 100 ms 6 NON-GBR 6 300 ms 7 NON-GBR 7 100 ms 8 NON-GBR 8 300 ms 9 NON-GBR 9 300 ms

QCI values > 9 are mapped into QCI 9. Parameters per QCI can be controlled on LNBTS level by qciTab.
qciTab
Structure {qci, resType, prio, Lcgid, qciSupp, rlcMode, rlcProfIdx, pdcpProfIdx, dscp, schedulWeight, schedulPrio, delayTarget} LNBTS;- ;9 ; 12 Nokia Siemens Networks RA41215EN20GLA1

LNBTS: qcitabx
LNBTS: qcitabx is a structured parameter with 12 parameters
dscp Lcgid pdcpProfIdx prio qci qciSupp resType rlcMode rlcProfIdx schedulBSD schedulPrio schedulType schedulWeight delayTarget
This parameter configures the DSCP (Differentiated Services Code Point) Logical Channel Group Identifier for buffer status reporting This parameter specifies the corresponding PDCP profile in the PDCP profile list. This parameter gives the priority of the EPS bearer. QoS Class Identifier. The given QCI is supported and enabled in this release Permanent network resources allocated for GBR Configures the RLC mode of the radio bearer based on the corresponding QCI This parameter specifies the corresponding RLC profile in the RLC profile list Configure the Bucket Size Duration (BSD) of the UL scheduler Logical Channel Priority for the UE scheduler Specifies how the EPS bearer with this QCI is scheduled. Only for QCI=5 Specifies the scheduling weight for eNB schedulers The maximum packet delay value used by the eNB MAC scheduling algorithm. Only for QCI=1

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Example: LNBTS: qcitabx


LNBTS: qcitabx in eNB SCF file

qcitab1 and qcitab5 shown

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Default Bearers

The initial Default EPS Bearer is created as part of the LTE Attach procedure. UE is allocated an IP address. QoS is based on the QCI and associated parameters. Additional Default EPS Bearers may be created when simultaneous access to services available via multiple Access Point Names (APN) is needed. Trigger of an additional Default EPS Bearer is initiated by UE. Default EPS Bearers are always non-GBR.

E-UTRAN UE eNB S-GW

EPC P-GW

Internet

SRB1 SRB2 Default EPS Bearer

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S5 /S8

SGi

Dedicated EPS Bearers

Dedicated EPS Bearers (non-GBR or GBR) are created for QoS differentiation purposes. The IP address allocated for the default bearer is used for the dedicated EPS bearers within the same PDN connection. Utilization of default or dedicated EPS bearers is based on a Traffic Flow Template (TFT). Dedicated EPS Bearers are created by network. RL20 supports multiple dedicated EPS bearers (not supported in RL10) RL20 supports conversational voice on GBR dedicated EPS bearers (not supported in RL10)
The UE may have multiple dedicated EPS bearers linked to a default EPS bearer.
E-UTRAN UE eNB S-GW EPC P-GW Internet

SRB1 SRB2 Default EPS Bearer Dedicated EPS Bearer Dedicated EPS Bearer
S5 /S8 SGi

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LTE7 Support of multiple EPS bearers


Multiple sessions with different QoS

The Flexi Multiradio BTS supports up to four EPS bearers. The following radio bearer combinations per UE are supported by the Flexi Multiradio BTS:

SRB1 + SRB2 + 1 x AM DRB (+ 1 x UM DRB with LTE10) SRB1 + SRB2 + 2 x AM DRB (+ 1 x UM DRB with LTE10) SRB1 + SRB2 + 3 x AM DRB (+ 1 x UM DRB with LTE10) SRB1 + SRB2 + 4 x AM DRB (+ 1 x UM DRB with LTE10)
SRB (signaling radio bearer) GBR EPS bearer

Non-GBR EPS bearer

actMultBearers activates the support of multiple EPS Bearers.

LNCEL; true,false; true

UE

Flexi Multiradio BTS

S-GW

Note: LTE10 EPS bearers for conversational voice


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LTE7 Support of multiple EPS bearers


Multiple DRB (data radio bearers) can be either multiple default EPS
bearers or a combination of default and dedicated EPS bearers. The radio admission is extended by additional check of the total number of DRB per cell and maximum number of DRB per UE. The different EPS bearers per UE can have the same or a different QCI.

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LTE9 Service differentiation for non-GBR EPS bearers


QCI based service differentiation
The service differentiation functionality allows to assign relative scheduling weights for each non-GBR QCI on cell level.

The relative weight will be considered by the uplink and the downlink scheduler.
The service differentiation functionality allows further on to define three different RLC/PDCP profiles per BTS which can be assigned to different QCIs. The operator can enable/disable the support of individual QCIs.

actnonGbrServiceDiff activates the Service Differentiation for non-GBR Bearers. LNCEL; true,false; ; true

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LTE10 EPS Bearers for Conversational Voice


In RL20 voice service shall be transmitted using dedicated
bearers. Voice requires two bearers:
QCI 1 for user data QCI 5 for IMS signaling
actConvVoice Activates the support of the conversational voice bearer LNCEL; false, true; false

E-UTRAN UE eNB S-GW

EPC P-GW

Internet

SRB1 SRB2

VoIP GBR, UM, QCI=1

Default EPS Bearer (AM) Dedicated EPS Bearer (UM)

VoIP GBR, UM, QCI=1

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S1-U

S5 /S8

SGi

QCI translation table for QCI1,5-9


For UL and DL
Parameter Name QCI Resource Type Priority QCI Support RLC Mode RLC Profile Index PDCP Profile Index Logical Channel Group Id Scheduling BSD Scheduling Priority Scheduling Type* Scheduling Weight DelayTarget DSCP DSCP to PHB map PHB queue weight list Default s QCI1 1
0(GBR)

* - only for QCI5

Default s QCI5 5
1(NonGBR)

Default s QCI6 6
1(NonGBR)

Defaults QCI7 7
1(NonGBR)

Default s QCI8 8
1(NonGBR)

Default s QCI9 9
1(NonGBR)

Not modifiable Not modifiable Not modifiable

2 1
RLC_UM

1 1
RLC_AM

6 1
RLC_AM

7 1
RLC_AM

8 1
RLC_AM

9 1
RLC_AM

Not modifiable
If actnonGbrServiceDiff disabled QCI9 must be enabled

101 101 1 1 5 n/a n/a 80ms 46 AF41 10000

1 1 2 1 9 1 40 n/a 34 AF41 10000

2 2 3 3 9 n/a 20 n/a 18 AF21 100

1 1 2 1 10 n/a 10 n/a 20 AF22 100


Has to be set to 0 (signaling) when using LTE10

2 2 3 3 11 n/a 5 n/a 10 AF11 10

2 2 3 3 12 n/a 1 n/a 0 BE 1
QOS/perHopBehav iourWeightList
QOS/dscpMap

RRM configuration related parameters

LTE131 Traffic prioritization on IP layer (DiffServ)

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Task of Radio Admission Control QoS Architecture and Profiles in LTE Default and Dedicated Bearers Multiple EPS bearers EPS bearers for conversational voice ROHC Emergency Call Handling Radio Admission Control algorithms and thresholds

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Motivation for ROHC (LTE11)


IP/UDP/RTP headers size can be either
40 bytes (52% of a packet) for IPv4 or even 60 bytes (63%) for IPv6 This means enormous waste of energy for transmitting headers instead of speech data

In order to prevent that waste, in RL20, in parallel to LTE10 Conversational Voice, there is also LTE11 feature which provides the functionality of Robust Header Compression For example, with ROHC, a 10 minutes of 12.2 kbps AMR coded VoIP call with talk spurt/silent period alternating every 1 second (SID packets excluded), the transmission overhead is reduced by 91.5%
actPdcpRohc activates the usage of PDCP Robust Header Compression LNCEL; false, true; false

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Idea of compression
Uncompressed transmission
IP/UDP/RTP header consisting of predictable and unpredictable fields subjected to compression MAC header, RLC header, VoIP payload, CRC checksum - not subjected to compression

Compressed transmission
from now on assume Destination IP is 10.0.0.10 Initial transmission, context is initialized so that next transmissions can be compressed

10.0.0.10

10.0.0.10

10.0.0.10

10.0.0.10

10.0.0.10

10.0.0.10

10.0.0.10

In the course of transmission header fields initialized in context do not have to be transmitted

Field predictable in the course of transmission Destination IP

Unpredictable field

rohcMaxCid configures the maximum number of ROHC contexts used for a data radio bearer in one direction LNCEL; 1,,16;1; 4

Context - information about all fields that are predictable and their change patterns sent in the beginning of transmission to allow header compression

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Task of Radio Admission Control QoS Architecture and Profiles in LTE Default and Dedicated Bearers Multiple EPS bearers EPS bearers for conversational voice ROHC Emergency Call Handling Radio Admission Control algorithms and thresholds

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Emergency Call Handling (LTE22)


Introduces CS Fallback functionality applicable to emergency
calls only
actEmerCallRedir activates the feature 'Emergency Call Via Redirection'. LNBTS; Disabled (0), Enabled (1);- ; Disabled (0)

There are two cases:

Case 1: UE is idle mode, eNB checks RRC Connection Request for call
establishment cause and in case it is 'Emergency', then a separate admission threshold is used and calls will not be rejected due to capacity license limitations RRCConnectionEstablishmentRequest, Cause: Emergency
UE initials an emergency call

Admission control: Admitted

CS Fallback Redirect to UTRAN or GSM

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Emergency Call Handling (LTE22)


Case2: MME is sending CS Fallback Indicator IE with value 'CS Fallback High Priority'
MME initials an emergency call

MME
CS Fallback High Priority

CS Fallback Redirect to UTRAN or GSM

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Task of Radio Admission Control QoS Architecture and Profiles in LTE Default and Dedicated Bearers Multiple EPS bearers EPS bearers for conversational voice ROHC Emergency Call Handling Radio Admission Control algorithms and thresholds

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Radio Admission Control


RL20 RAC checks against operator configurable thresholds
on call establishment:

max_number_of_rrc_connection max_number_of_rrc_connection_emergency_calls max_number_of_active_users max_number_of_active_DRB (LTE7 supported) max_number_of_QCI1_DRB (LTE10 supported)
(LTE22 supported)

on intra-frequency (incoming) handover:


additional offsets can be defined for
time critical handover (event A5) handover desired for radio reasons (event A3) all or nothing SRB && DRB must be admitted in target cell

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RL20 Admission of SRB1

RAC compares the number of currently allocated RRC connections in the cell against following parameter: Name maxNumRrc
(LNCEL)

Range

Default

Description Maximum number of UEs in the cell with an established RRC connection. Note*: min(ulChBw,dlChBW) is set to value '20 MHz'

0...840, step 1

240 (420)*

Admission Control criteria for Signalling Bearer: Number of currently established RRC connections < maxNumRrc

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Admission of signaling radio bearer SRB1


if min(ulChBw,dlChBw) has value ' 5MHz' and '10 MHz' - maxNumRrc value range is restricted to 0...480 (default value 240)
- maxNumRrc+max(addAUeRrHo, addAUeTcHo) <= 480

if min(ulChBw,dlChBw) has value '15 MHz ' and '20 MHz'


- maxNumRrc value range is restricted to 0...840 (default value 420) - maxNumRrc+max(addAUeRrHo, addAUeTcHo) <= 840

addAUeRrHo
Additional # of active UEs, which are allowed to access a cell via handover with HO cause: "HO desirable for radio reasons", when RRC connection (maxNumRrc) or active UE (maxNumActUE) limit already reached. LNCEL; 0...840;1; 15

addAUeTcHo
Additional # of active UEs, which are allowed to access a cell via handover with HO cause: "Time critical handover", when RRC connection (maxNumRrc) or active UE (maxNumActUE) limit already reached LNCEL; 0...840;1; 20

0 implies that no admission priority is granted for UEs accessing the cell via HO
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RL20 Admission of SRB1 for Emergency Call

RAC compares the number of currently allocated RRC connections in the cell against following parameter: Name maxNumRrc Emergency
(LNCEL)

Range

Default

Description
Maximum number of UEs in the cell which may establish a RRC connection for an emergency call. Note*: min(ulChBw,dlChBW) is set to value 15 MHz or '20 MHz'

0...840, step 1

440 (800)*

Admission Control criteria for Signalling Bearer: Number of currently established RRC connections < maxNumRrcEmergency

Note: maxNumRrcEmergency should be greater than the actual configured threshold maxNumRrc

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RL20 Admission of Single non-GBR radio bearer

As par of the S1AP initial context setup, the bearer management function requests RAC to admit the single non-GBR data radio bearer setup request for UEs for which the SRB1 and SRB2 have been successfully established. RAC compares the number of currently UEs with established DRB in the cell against following parameter: Name Range 0...840, step 1 Default 120 (240) Description

maxNumActUE
(LNCEL)

Maximum number of UEs in the cell with established DRB. Note: default 240 for 20MHz

Admission Control criteria for non-GBR radio bearer: number of currently active UEs < maxNumActUE

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Admission of single non-GBR radio bearer


if min(ulChBw,dlChBw) has value '10 MHz' - maxNumActUE value range is restricted to 0...480 (default value 120)
- maxNumActUE +max(addAUeRrHo, addAUeTcHo) <= 480

if min(ulChBw,dlChBw) has value '20 MHz'


- maxNumActUE value range is restricted to 0...840 (default value 240) - maxNumActUE +max(addAUeRrHo, addAUeTcHo) <= 840

addAUeRrHo
Additional # of active UEs, which are allowed to access a cell via handover with HO cause: "HO desirable for radio reasons", when RRC connection (maxNumRrc) or active UE (maxNumActUE) limit already reached. LNCEL; 0...840;1; 15

addAUeTcHo
Additional # of active UEs, which are allowed to access a cell via handover with HO cause: "Time critical handover", when RRC connection (maxNumRrc) or active UE (maxNumActUE) limit already reached LNCEL; 0...840;1; 20

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RL20 Admission of Multiple EPS bearers

The bearer management function requests RAC to admit the data radio bearer setup request for UEs for which the SRB1 and SRB2 have been successfully established. RAC compares the number of currently established DRB in the cell against following parameter: Name Range 0...4200, step 1 Default 360 (720) Description

maxNumActDrb
(LNCEL)

maximum number of established DRBs in the cell. Note: default 720 for 20MHz

Admission Control criteria for Multiple EPS bearers: number of currently established DRBs < maxNumActDrb

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Admission of Multiple EPS bearers


If dlChBw is set to '5 MHz' or '10 MHz'

- maxNumActDrb + max(addNumDrbRadioReasHo,
addNumDrbTimeCriticalHo) <= 2400

If dlChBw is set to '15 MHz' or '20 MHz'

- maxNumActDrb + max(addNumDrbRadioReasHo,
addNumDrbTimeCriticalHo) <= 4200

addNumDrbRadioReasHo
Additional margin for the maximum number of active DRBs in the cell accessing the cell via HO with HO-cause: "HO desirable for radio reasons. LNCEL; 0...4200;1; 35

addNumDrbTimeCriticalHo
Additional margin for the maximum number of active DRBs in the cell accessing the cell via HO with HO-cause: "Time Critical HO". LNCEL; 0...4200;1; 60

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RL20 Admission of QCI1 Conversational bearers



The bearer management function requests RAC to admit the data radio bearer setup request for UEs conversational voice RAC compares the number of currently established QCI=1 DRB in the cell against following parameter:

Name

Range 0...200, step 1

Default 100

Description Max Number QCI1 DRBs (GBRs)

maxNumQci1Drb
(LNCEL)

Admission Control criteria for QCI=1 Conversational EPS bearers:

number of currently established QCI=1 DRBs < maxNumQci1Drb

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Admission of QCI1 Conversational bearers


If dlChBw is set to '5 MHz' - maxNumQci1Drb + max( addNumQci1DrbRadioReasHo, addNumQci1DrbTimeCriticalHo) <= 150,

If dlChBw is set different to '5 MHz' - maxNumQci1Drb + max( addNumQci1DrbRadioReasHo, addNumQci1DrbTimeCriticalHo) <= 200

addNumQci1DrbRadioReasHo
Additional margin for the maximum number of active DRBs in the cell accessing the cell via HO with HO-cause: "HO desirable for radio reasons. LNCEL; 0...200;1; 15

addNumQci1DrbTimeCriticalHo
Additional margin for the maximum number of active DRBs in the cell accessing the cell via HO with HO-cause: "Time Critical HO". LNCEL; 0...200;1; 20

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Radio Bearer Management


Main feature of RL20 is retrieval and utilisation of UE
capabilities in RRM
A Layer 3 RRC signaling procedure 3GPP TS 36.306 defines UE capabilities
UE eNB

RRC: UECapabilityEnquiry
Ue-RadioAccessCapRequest (eutra)

RRC: UECapabilityInformation
{(eutra, ueCapabilitesRAT-Container (UE-EUTRA-Capability)), optional UE capabilitities for other RAT types}

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Radio Bearer Management


Radio Admission Control may select UL/DL maximum
bitrates for a UE:
based on UE capability information received from UE (mbrSelector=0) based on O&M parameters maxBitRateUl and maxBitRateDl
(mbrSelector =1)
mbrSelector
LNCEL; 0 (ueCapability), 1 (OaM) ; 0

The maximum Bitrate for a UE in UL and DL for all radio


bearers incl. SRBs are limited to O&M parameter setting:
maxBitRateDl
LNCEL; 50300000kbps;50 ; 170000 Kbps

maxBitRateUl
LNCEL; 5075000kbps;50 ; 50000 Kbps

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Radio Admission Control for intra-frequency HO


For LTE intra-frequency handover there can be separate admission control
thresholds defined depending on HO trigger cause:

Time Critical Handover flag is set when HO trigger is event A5 (urgency


is high for coverage handover (event A5))

Handover Desirable for Radio Reasons flag is set when HO trigger is


event A3 (urgency is low for power budget handover (event A3))

Better to support the call with Handover rather than rejecting and/or dropping

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Radio Admission Control for intra-frequency HO


Definition of new admission control threshold for time critical HO:
HoThreshRrc = maxNumRrc + max(addAUeTcHo, addAUeRrHo) HoThreshUe = maxNumActUe + max(addAUeTcHo, addAUeRrHo) HoThreshDrb = maxNumActDrb + max(addNumDrbRadioReasHo, addNumDrbTimeCriticalHo) HoThreshGbr = maxNumQci1Drb + max( addNumQci1DrbRadioReasHo, addNumQci1DrbTimeCriticalHo)

If

NumRRC < HoThreshRrc AND NumActUE < HoThreshUe AND NumActDrb < HoThreshDrb AND NumQci1Drb < HoThreshGbr then admit HO request in target cell Otherwise reject HO request for target cell
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