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On handoff performance for an integrated voice/data cellular system

Authors Wu, Hailiang
Li, Zhong
Li, Bo
Yin, Li
Chlamtac, Imrich
Li, Bin
Issue Date 2002
Source IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC , v. 5, 2002, Article number 1046530, p. 2180-2184
Summary One of the key performance in wireless cellular system is the handoff dropping probability. This paper studies the handoff performance for an integrated voice/data wireless cellular system. Specifically, we propose a new handoff control policy, called Dual Trunk Reservation with Queuing (DTR-Q). It uses two thresholds, one to reserve bandwidth for voice handoff, and the other for managing the data traffic. By taking advantage of the adaptiveness of data traffic, it uses a single queue to further buffer the data request in case the requested bandwidth is not available. The unique features of the proposed DTR-Q scheme are: 1) it can provide the necessary service guarantee and service differentiation for voice and data traffic; 2) It adopts a Complete Sharing approach that can maximize the channel utilization. We propose an analytical model to calculate the key performance measures, and. thoroughly investigate system performances under a variety of system parameters.
Note 13th IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2002, Lisboa, Portugal, 15 September 2002 to 18 September 2002
ISBN 0780375890
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