5G

This book is on 5G technologies and developments. 5G is the fifth generation wireless technology for digital cellular networks. It represents a shift from consumer technologies to industrial technologies as it promises to lead to the development of a highly…
7.0 – Conclusion

5G represents a shift from consumer technologies to industrial technologies as it promises to lead to the development of a highly automated and intelligent environment which would revolutionise many industries including automotive, transportation, supply chain, manufacturing, energy and utility services,…
6.0 – Other Technologies and Developments

This chapter discusses the reader to other technologies and developments relevant to a 5G system. 6.1 Other Technologies There are of course other technologies e.g. Satellites which may have not been mentioned previously but have a key role to play…
5.0 – 5G Core (5GC)

The 5GC represents the heart of the 5G network and has evolved towards a service based architectural system. A service based architecture enables components within a network to work together, independent of vendors, products and technologies. The service based framework…
4.0 – 5G System Architecture

The 5G network has been designed based on a new architecture which features a new air interface, called the 5G NR, which will be briefly introduced in this section. The 5G NR also presents two system architectures for migrating from…