Mobility management in integrated UMTS/WLAN networks

  title={Mobility management in integrated UMTS/WLAN networks},
  author={Vijay K. Varma and Sudha Ramesh and Kuok-Shoong Daniel Wong and Melbourne Barton and Gary Hayward and Jeffrey A. Friedhoffer},
The complementary characteristics of Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) and 802.11 Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) networks make them attractive for integration to offer the best of both technologies. However to make their integration effective, seamless mobility between the two networks is necessary. In this paper we address mobility management procedures within and between UMTS and 802.11 WLAN for various integration scenarios. For each integration option we consider, we… CONTINUE READING
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