1 Scope

03.553GPPDual Transfer Mode (DTM)Release 1999Stage 2TS

The present document is a description of the practical implementation of GSM-GPRS class A mobiles and a basis for discussion on the changes and additions to the current specifications.

This work is part of the Release 99 Work Item "BSS co-ordination of Radio Resource allocation for class A GPRS services – GSM Radio Access (R99)" for which M Mouly of Nortel Networks is rapporteur. This work item was supported by Nortel, Motorola, Vodafone and Lucent.

In the following, GPRS refers to both EGPRS and GPRS unless explicitly stated otherwise.