A Break In The GPRS Clouds
- Commercial GPRS off to slow start. Omatseye, Sam // Global Wireless;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p16
Reports on the status of the wide-scale adoption of commercial General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) in the U.S. as of January 2001. Preparation of vendors, operators and software companies for full implementation by the middle of 2001; Technical and commercial obstacles to the full launch of...
- business, not technology, can delay services. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;6/17/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p20
Comments on the factors that influence the success of the technology development for wireless communications. Problems with the general packet radio service (GPRS) roaming technology; Program launched by the GSM Association for roaming agreements; Complexity of GPRS roaming.
- Traffic Monitoring, Management Can Address GPRS Complexity. Stormon, Chuck // Wireless Week;9/23/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 34, p3
Comments on the complexity of the General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) technology. Application of a comprehensive traffic monitoring and management in addressing the complexity; Goal of implementing GPRS; Features of GPRS.
- Getting It Right. Walters, Mike // Wireless Review;10/15/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p12
Deals with the impact of the deployment of General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) on wireless communication networks. Limitations and problems in the use of GPRS in wireless technology; Proposal agreed by network carriers in a 3G Partnership Project meeting regarding the testing of GPRS packet...
- GPRS Is For Real. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;3/25/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 12, p32
Discusses the importance of General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) to the advancement of wireless communication systems. Actions taken by operators in improving wireless capabilities; Disadvantage of using GPRS.
- Analyst: Carriers Aren't Fostering Data. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;3/25/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 12, p34
Focuses on the need for U.S. carriers to improve pricing schemes to encourage wireless data use on their next-generation networks. Carrier pricing for General Packet Radio Service and CDMA2000 1X data networks; Comments from analyst Barney Dewey.
- THE NEXT GENERATION. Mele, Jim // Fleet Owner;Aug2003, Vol. 98 Issue 8, p83
Focuses on the benefits of wireless communications on the trucking industry in the U.S. Characteristics of 2.5 networks; Importance of the speed of general packet radio service; Details of the wireless fleet management system from WebTech Wireless.
- Looking for the way forward. // Finance Week;8/9/2002, p48
Focuses on general packet radio switching (GPRS) technology. Comparison with second generation (2G) and third generation (3G) cellular technology; Preferred frequency for GPRS services; Features of a browser known as wireless Internet gateway (WIG); Launch of GPRS services in South Africa.
- Special agents. Wilson, Richard // Electronics Weekly;5/29/2002, Issue 2054, p32
Reports on the growing importance of embedding wireless data transmission systems in end-products for wireless system specialist, a type of distributor. Range of equipment that will be fitted with General Packet Radio Services (GPRS) wireless modems; Advantage of GPRS; Scope of the embedded...