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5G Core Networks

Powering Digitalization

  • 1st Edition - November 13, 2019
  • Authors: Stefan Rommer, Peter Hedman, Magnus Olsson, Lars Frid, Shabnam Sultana, Catherine Mulligan
  • Language: English
  • Paperback ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 0 8 - 1 0 3 0 0 9 - 7
  • eBook ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 0 8 - 1 0 3 0 1 0 - 3

5G Core Networks: Powering Digitalization provides an overview of the 5G Core network architecture, as well as giving descriptions of cloud technologies and the key concepts… Read more

5G Core Networks

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5G Core Networks: Powering Digitalization provides an overview of the 5G Core network architecture, as well as giving descriptions of cloud technologies and the key concepts in the 3GPP rel-15/16 specifications. Written by the authors who are heavily involved in development of the 5G standards and who wrote the successful book on EPC and 4G Packet Networks, this book provides an authoritative reference on the technologies and standards of the 3GPP 5G Core network.

Content includes:

An overview of the 5G Core Architecture

The Stand-Alone and Non-Stand-Alone Architectures

Detailed presentation of 5G Core key concepts

An overview of 5G Radio and Cloud technologies

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The differences between the 5G Core network and previous core network generations

How the interworking with previous network standards is defined

Why certain functionality has been included and what is beyond the scope of 5G Core

How the specifications relate to state-of-the-art web-scale concepts and virtualization technologies

Details of the protocol and service descriptions

Examples of network deployment options