Diameter Signaling Principles, Techniques, and Best Practices
Effectively configure, deploy, and manage Diameter signaling using the practical information contained in this comprehensive guide. Written by an internationally recognized telecommunications expert, LTE Signaling with Diameter thoroughly explains the protocol, how it works, and how it is used in all networks. Find out about Diameter features and capabilities, IETF and 3GPP requirements, setup and migration techniques, and policy, IMS, and location-based services. Real-world examples and messaging samples are provided throughout. You will get an overview of the evolution of mobile networking-from 0G to 5G-and valuable appendices.
LTE Signaling with Diameter covers:
* Diameter Protocol Fundamentals
* Routing in the Diameter Network
* Relay, Redirect, and Proxy Agents
* Diameter Path Authorization
* Diameter for Accounting
* Event and Session Charging
* Online and Offline Charging
* Connecting to Subscriber Databases
* Connecting to Policy and IMS
Travis Russell is Regional Sales Manager of the Network Switching Division at Tekelec in North Carolina. He has been a field engineer in the telecommunications business for over 20 years, and lectures on basic telecommunications at area colleges and universities, as well as industry seminars. He is the author of Telecommunications Protocols, Signaling System #7, and the co-author of CDPD: Cellular Digital Packet Data Standards and Technology, all published by McGraw-Hill.