Provided by: Journal of Communications
Topic: Enterprise Software
Date Added: Jan 2014
IEEE 802.16 is also known as WiMAX was developed to produce high performance in Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) systems with a lower deployment cost than wired broadband services. Like other broadband services, IEEE 802.16 is designed to support applications such as Voice over IP (VoIP), video streaming, video conferencing and online gaming. In IEEE 802.16 standard, five types of service classes have been formed to cater the Quality of Service (QoS) needs for different applications.