General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)

  • Instructor: Barbara Wolff
  • Lectures: 14
  • Students: 2385
  • Duration: 10 weeks

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) is a Mobile Data Service accessible to GSM and IS-136 mobile phones users. This service is packet-switched and several number of users can divide the same transmission channel for transmitting the data. This tutorial helps you to understand GPRS Basics and should be your starting point.


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This guide/tutorial is prepared for the beginners to help them understand basic to advanced concepts related to GPRS.

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Before starting your practice with varied examples given in this reference; I am assuming that you are already aware of basic Telecom terminologies.

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  • GPRS - Overview 0/1

  • GPRS - Applications 0/1

  • GPRS - Architecture 0/1

  • GPRS - Protocol Stack 0/1

  • GPRS - Quality of Service 0/1

  • GPRS - Mobile Station Classes 0/1

  • GPRS - PDP Context 0/1

  • GPRS - Data Routing 0/1

  • GPRS - Access Modes & Access Point Names 0/1

  • GPRS - Network Processes 0/1

  • GPRS Billing Techniques 0/1

  • GPRS - Mobile Phones 0/1

  • GPRS - Summary 0/1

  • Completion of Course 0/1