"Wireless Packet Core typically refers to a framework that offers converged data and voice services on a 4G LTE (Long-Term Evolution) network. This framework is primarily used to combine data and voice in to IP (Internet Protocol) service architecture, and treat voice as an additional IP application. Operators use this mechanism for deploying and operating a single packet network to support fixed services through Ethernet, cable, fiber or DSL as well as other advanced services, including 2G, 3G, WiMAX, WLAN, and LTE."
Supported by 2 market data tables, the report provides a review of primary components of Wireless Packet Core including serving gateway, mobility management entity, policy and charging rules function, and packet data node gateway. The report also discusses the market trends along with strategic industry activities of major companies worldwide. In addition, 33 companies operating in the Wireless Packet Core arena worldwide including Alcatel-Lucent SA, Aricent Group, Cisco Systems Inc., ECI Telecom Ltd., Fujitsu Ltd., Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., MERA Software Services Inc., Motorola Solutions Inc., NEC Corporation, Polaris Networks, SiRRAN Communications Ltd., Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, ZTE Corporation, and others are profiled.