Date Added: Feb 2012
The rapid adoption and expansion of mobile Internet services is one of the biggest trends in telecommunications in the last ten years. Mobile Internet operation has the potential for significant business value to cable operators looking for new sources of revenue. However, this is not without risks. The messy, statistical world of radio-frequency communication in heterogeneous networks, combined with the intricacies of evolving mobile core network designs for subscriber management, client authentication, service policy definition and policy enforcement, can be daunting territory even for experienced radio access network engineers, let alone technical teams coming into the scene from the wire line access side.