which gives a guaranteed switched channel dedicated to the user who is connected, GPRS works like Ethernet and users contend for the same bandwidth.
7 Improved Data Services in GSM: GPRS, HSCSD
, and EDGE
The first stage of the partnership consists of a USD7m agreement to develop the Orange UbiNetics Type II PCMCIA radio card, a dual mode HSCSD
(High Speed Circuit Switched)/GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) wireless modem that will support mobile data rates of up to 57.
Related reports Exhibit 1 - Sample First Wave MMS launches in Europe Exhibit 2 - Sample European HSCSD
networks - 2006 Exhibit 3 - Mobile TV trials in Europe - 2006 Exhibit 4 - i-Mode networks in selected European markets - 2006 Exhibit 5 - Examples of BlackBerry availability in Europe - 2006 Table 1 - Data revenue as % of total mobile revenues - 2006 Table 2 - ARPU by country - 2006 Table 3 - Mobile SMS messaging revenue and forecasts - 2004 - 2008 Table 4 - Camera-enabled shipments - 2002 - 2006 Table 5 - EDGE network operators - Jan 2007 Table 6 - EDGE network operators - Jan 2007 Table 7 - EDGE network operators - March 2007 Table 8 - Vodafone live
5G wireless data communication standards, including GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) and HSCSD
(High Speed Circuit Switched Data), and are forward compatible with future 3G cellular standards.
CSL introduced its 3G and Wi-Fi services in 2004 and HSDPA in 2006, and has pioneered the launch of HSCSD
, GPRS, MMS, EDGE, Video Sharing and "3G Mobile TV" in Hong Kong.
Nokia's UltraSite is a multimedia-ready system supporting HSCSD
, GPRS, EDGE and wideband CDMA, and it will enable a variety of new mobile multimedia applications, such as videotelephony, infotainment, mobile Internet and intranet access at home.
The network's customers were the first in Poland to use HSCSD
high speed data transmission as well as GPRS and EDGE packet data transmission and also the first to use the full range of services relying on advanced mobile technologies, UMTS included.
EDGE is also a bearer technology for both GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) and HSCSD
(High Speed Circuit Switched Data), enabling the high-speed data rates of these technologies to be increased up to three times.