Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of GSM and CDMA technology
The ITU has been working toward developing an international standard for wireless access called as IMT-2000 to worldwide telecom infrastructure. This module is designed to study and discuss the evolutionary path from 2G to 3G networks, basic 3G characteristics and services possible, explore CDMA2000, UMTS and EDGE/GPRS. Describe the future 3G technologies such as All-IP networks. The module ends with a vision towards migration from 3G to 4G.