Simple traffic modeling framework for machine type communication

Navid Nikaein, Markus Laner, Kaijie Zhou, Philipp Svoboda, Dejan Drajic, Milica Popovic, Srdjan Krco
ISWCS 2013, 10th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, 27-30 August 2013, Ilmenau, Germany

Understanding the machine-type communication (MTC) traffic is a key for designing and optimizing a network and the applicable QoS scheme capable of providing adequate
communication services without compromising the conventional services such as data, voice, and video. In this paper, we propose a framework for traffic modeling, generation, and load estimation for machine-type communication that can be used to optimize the network to the intrinsic MTC traffic characteristic. For this purpose, key MTC traffic parameters are also derived and examined through a realtime sensor-based event detection application scenario highlighting the traffic pattern and volume generated by such an application.

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