Broadband Wireless Communications for Railway Applications : For Onboard Internet Access and Other Applications

This book focuses on the needs of railway operators in terms of wireless communications, divided in two main categories: the commercial services and the operational needs. Then, all available technologies that can be used to provide Internet access on board trains and all the other operational appli...

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Main Authors: Masson, Émilie, Berbineau, Marion (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:Studies in Systems, Decision and Control
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This book focuses on the needs of railway operators in terms of wireless communications, divided in two main categories: the commercial services and the operational needs. Then, all available technologies that can be used to provide Internet access on board trains and all the other operational applications requiring high capacity are detailed. Finally, challenges and trends in railway telecommunications are highlighted, through the presentation of the future and emerging technologies, the current discussions and works in the different authorities, and the key challenges and scientific barriers
Physical Description:XVIII, 123 p. 10 illus., 6 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9783319472027