3GPP

Dino Flore, ETSI Future Mobile Summit

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3GPPi RAN has started a new innovation cycle which will be shaping next generation cellular systems.

3GPP Priorities – For Release 12 and beyond

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This video covers the Radio Access Networks and Service and System Aspects.

3GPP Interviews at LTE Africa 2013

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Interviews with two African officials, on the prospects and challenges facing LTE in the region. The last part of the video features Atle Monrad, CT Chairman, giving his thoughts on the priorities for the EPC evolution - with an eye on the differences encountered in Africa.

3GPP Release 11: Understanding the Standards for HSPA+ and LTE-Advanced Enhancements

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This 4G Americas whitepaper is intended to provide a brief review of some of the key specifications in 3GPP Release 11. 

3GPP Rel-11 standards for HSPA+ and LTE-Advanced were frozen in December 2012 with the core network protocols stable in December 2012 and radio access network (RAN) protocols stable in March 2013.

LTE- Advanced (3GPP Rel.11) Technology Introduction

in Whitepaper, 3GPP, 3GPP Release 11, Rohde & Schwarz, LTE

Since its introduction, LTE is continuously worked on in terms of improvements. 3GPP groups added technology components into so called releases. Initial enhancements were included in 3GPP Release 9, followed by more significant improvements in 3GPP Release 10, also known as LTE-Advanced. 

LTE Standards for Public Safety – 3GPP view

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At ’Critical Communications World’ conference, Balazs Bertenyi, the 3GPP SA Chair, recently reported on the latest status of the first 3GPP features for public safety, in particular those covering Proximity services (Direct mode) and Group call.

3GPP Reaffirms LTE-Advanced Name

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LTE-Advanced

3GPP has defined the standards for LTE, with the latest work focusing on LTE-Advanced, which includes all work from 3GPP Release 10 onwards. 3GPP’s Project Coordination Group (PCG) approved it during their meeting on April 3rd, 2013.

Mindspeed Reaffirms Small Cell Leadership Position with 63% Market Share

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.-- Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPD), the industry leader in technology for small cell base stations, announced today that according to Infonetics Research, it had 63% of the 3GPP small cell market. Most of these shipments were for commercial deployment of HSPA small cells.

An Interview with Balazs Bertenyi, 3GPP SA Chairman

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New Release 11 features, Release 12 in the requirements definition phase…Focus is on the demand side and the need to expand system capacity.