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Long-Term Evolution

  • Marcelo S. AlencarEmail author
  • Valdemar C. da Rocha Jr.
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Abstract

The mobile communications’ standard that succeeded the UMTS system became known as Long-Term Evolution (LTE). The Long-Term Evolution–Advanced, or LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) version, was developed by the Third-Generation Partnership Project (3GPP). The LTE-A exceeds the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) requirements for the fourth-generation radiocommunication (4G) standard, known as IMT-Advanced.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcelo S. Alencar
    • 1
    Email author
  • Valdemar C. da Rocha Jr.
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Advanced Studies in CommunicationsFederal University of BahiaSalvadorBrazil
  2. 2.Institute of Advanced Studies in CommunicationsFederal University of PernambucoRecifeBrazil

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