3GPP Release 12

3 GPP Release 12 was largely completed on-time in March 2015, with a few exceptional features allowed an extension to later in the year. Release 12 builds on the innovations in […]

3GPP Release 14

The 3GPP RAN group has started working on the evolution of LTE  in  3GPP Release 14, targeting completion by June 2017. This release targeting improvements and new features for LTE-Advanced Pro. […]

3GPP Release 11

3GPP standards development falls into three principal areas: radio interfaces, core networks and services. 3GPP Release 11 standards were frozen in December 2012 with the core network, protocols in December […]

LTE Overview

LTE (Long Term Evolution) or the E-UTRAN (Evolved Universal Terrestrial Access Network), introduced in 3GPP R8, is the access part of the Evolved Packet System (EPS). The main requirements for […]

3GPP Release 9

The initial enhancements were included to LTE in 3GPP release 9 as frozen in Dec 2009. These enhancements were the improvements which were left behind from release 8 or perhaps […]