Smart Device to Smart Device Communication

This book presents a comprehensive analysis on D2D communication over LTE-A band, while explaining D2D communication. The book considers 3GPP LTE-A as a baseline and explains all fundamental requirements for deploying D2D network under cellular systems from an architectural, technical and business p...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Mumtaz, Shahid (Editor), Rodriguez, Jonathan (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • LTE-A Access, Core and Protocol architecture for D2D Communication
  • Node/Peer Discovery, Mode Selection and Signaling for D2D Communication in LTE-A band
  • Interference Management in D2D Communication
  • Establishment and Maintenance of D2D Communication
  • Network Assisted Device-to-Device Communications: Use Cases, Design Approaches and Performance Aspects
  • Network-assisted D2D over WiFi Direct
  • Device-to-Device (D2D) Communication in Heterogeneous Networks (HetNets)
  • Mobile Cloud Over LTE-A Band
  • Interdependency between Mobile and Electricity Distribution networks; outlook and prospects