A Practical Guide to the Business and Technology of Fixed Mobile Convergence Written by telecommunications experts, Fixed Mobile Convergence explains how to consolidate fixed, mobile, wireless, and wireline networks into a seamless environment enabling a uniform converged communication experience. You will learn how to create FMC-based networks, services, and solutions; support advanced technologies such as Voice over Wi-Fi; and converge them with legacy networks. You'll also discover how to develop a phased strategy for effective rollout of FMC multi-mode devices and services, with reliable security and quality of service. The book includes details on integrating next-generation technologies such as near field communication, Bluetooth PAN, WiMax, presence, and unified messaging to create a seamless mobility ecosystem. Seamlessly converge fixed, mobile, wireless, and wireline networks Understand the qFour Csq of FMC-cost, coverage, capacity, and convenience Understand the technology behind FMC components: fixed, mobile, and convergence Overcome converged network deployment and proliferation barriers Conform to IETF, 3GPP, and other relevant standards for FMC Offer uniform access-independent voice, data, instant communications, and unified messaging services across legacy fixed and mobile networks Design and launch scalable FMC solutions using IMS, UMA/GAN, femtocells, VoWi-Fi, VCC, and other enablers Add LBS, presence, M-to-M, and other advanced servicesGenion, One-Phone DU, FastForward Genion was launched by UK operator O2 and was the first service marketed to the users around the concept of a ... In this service, the location of the customer was determined by sufficiently closely spaced base stations. ... Incoming callers had to call the home number first to see if the user was within the home zone. ... BellSouth offered the FastForward service when customers signed up for a combined bill and the choice of two other features.
|Title||:||Fixed Mobile Convergence|
|Author||:||Alex Shneyderman, Alessio Casati|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2008-02-04|