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Other titles in the Artech House Mobile Communications series:
Advances in Mobile Information Systems (Artech House Mobile Communications)by John Walker
Synopses & Reviews
This major update of the 1990 classic Mobile Information Systems explores how and why mobile communications and intelligent transport systems have dramatically increased in importance to industry and commerce, national economics, and the environment. This book provides in-depth overview of mobile information systems, including state-of-the-art coverage of GSM, cellular radio, mobile data and ITS, including the intelligent car--with a focused look at anti-collision and automatic driving.
Book News Annotation:
Updates a previous work, Mobile Information Systems (MIS), published in 1990 (few of the original chapters remain, and even they have been extensively rewritten; the others are completely new). Topics covered include advances in MIS; radiocommunication; radio systems; cellular radio worldwide; GSM cellular radio; satellite communication for mobiles; mobile date and ITS; satellite navigation systems; traffic control; ITS in Europe, the United States, and Japan; road tolling and road use pricing technology; and the future of MIS. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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