5G Mobile Network Providers: The 5G Protocol Stacks

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Understanding the 5G protocol stack is an essential step in gaining a deeper knowledge of the 5G infrastructure and operation. Take a closer look at the 5G protocol stacks using this course to gain a more intimate understanding of their operation. Examine the layers of the 5G protocol stacks, identify the role of the more traditional Internet Protocol (IP) within this framework, and explore the definition and operation of specific layers of the 5G protocol stacks. You'll have an understanding of the fundamentals of protocol stacks as well as the 5G core network after completing this course.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    outline the purpose of a protocol stack and identify how it aids in understanding, designing, and operating communication networks
    examine the features of protocol stacks that define the mechanisms and operation of wireless
    identify the role of the Internet Protocol (IP) within a 5G network in both the short and long term
    compare the 4G protocol stack with that of 5G and determine how the former enables the latter
    describe various 5G protocol stacks, their functions, and their overall operation within the framework of a 5G network
  • analyze the 5G user plane stack and how it enables end-to-end communication
    examine the user plane stacks associated with communication over the Xn and N4 interfaces
    analyze the 5G control plane stack and how it enables the communication between the UE and the AMF
    examine the 5G control plane stack and how it enables the communication between the UE and the SMF
    investigate the control plane stacks associated with communication over the Xn and N4 interfaces
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    2m 2s
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    2. 
    The Purpose of a Protocol Stack
    8m 30s
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    3. 
    Characteristics of Protocol Stacks for Wireless
    5m 57s
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    4. 
    The Role of IP in 5G’s Protocol Stack
    5m 33s
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    5. 
    Enabling 5G with 4G Protocol Stack
    3m 34s
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    6. 
    Overview of the 5G Protocol Stacks
    4m 8s
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    User Plane 5G Stack and End-to-end Communication
    4m 28s
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    User Plane Xn and N4 Communication
    4m 48s
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    Control Plane 5G Stack - Communication to the AMF
    5m 11s
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    Control Plane 5G Stack - Communication to the SMF
    2m 43s
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    Control Plane Xn and N4 Communication
    5m 21s
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    12. 
    Course Summary
    1m 44s

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