The access of the network has a rich plethora of technologies. With the evolution of the broadband wireless technologies, different broadband access technologies are starting to co-existing with each other. The consumer today demands seamless and hassle-free Value-Add services across the networks. Thus, the consumer is migrating from being user of Triple Play to that of Quadruple Play. While some of these services are still being rolled out, this seminar will focus on the various network evolution strategies being developed to provide seamless Mobility. The Seminar will also discuss the challenges and the solutions being evaluated.
Bonnie Chen, Motorola
Nada Golmie, NIST
Philip Barber, Huawe
Rana Sircar works as a Consultant for Broadband Wireless in Wipro Technologies. He has earlier worked in diverse areas of Networking and Telecommunications. He is a member of IEEE and ACM.
Vivek Gupta is a Wireless Network Architect in theCommunications Technology Lab at Intel. He is currently working onarchitecture for multi-radio platforms that will enable flexible radiocommunications and seamless handovers across wireless networks. He isresponsible for wireless standards development and is the Chair ofIEEE 802.21 WG. His current areas of interest include heterogeneousnetwork handovers, mobile platform architectures and power managementin multi-radio platforms.