Medium Access Control (MAC)

MAC protocol layer exists in UE & eNodeb, It is part of LTE air interface control and user planes.

The main services and functions of the MAC sublayer include:

LTE-Advanced Layer 2 and 3 aspects

Presented by Magnus Lindström: RAN WG2, Ericsson at a recent IMT-Advanced workshop, in Beijing, China
It has following contents

3GPP LTE Radio Link Control (RLC) Sub-Layer Presentation

A EventHelix.com presentation describing the Radio Link Control (RLC) Sub-Layer of LTE. The following topics are covered:

- RLC sub layer functions and interactions with other layers

3GPP LTE Medium Access Control (MAC) Sub-Layer Presentation

A EventHelix.com presentation describing the MAC Sub-Layer of LTE. The following topics are covered:

- Logical, Transport and Physical Channels
- Random Access Procedure