LTE Architecture Integration with SDN

Jose Costa-Requena*, Raimo Kantola, Jesús Llorente Santos, Vicent Ferrer Guasch, Maël Kimmerlin, Antti Mikola, Jukka Manner

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In this chapter, we give an overview of LTE network architecture and its migration toward SDN-based mobile network. This chapter describes how mobile networks will scale and benefit both mobile operators and end users.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSoftware Defined Mobile Networks (SDMN)
Subtitle of host publicationConcepts and Challenges
Number of pages25
ISBN (Electronic)9781118900253
ISBN (Print)9781118900284
Publication statusPublished - 19 Jun 2015
MoE publication typeA3 Book section, Chapters in research books


  • Caching
  • ENodeB
  • Firewall
  • HSS
  • LTE
  • MME
  • OpenFlow switch
  • PCRF

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