1 Scope

08.183GPPBase Station System (BSS) - Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)BSS GPRS ProtocolGeneral Packet Radio Service (GPRS)Release 1999TS

The present document specifies or references procedures used on the Base Station System (BSS) to Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN) interface for control of GSM packet data services.

The functional split between BSS and SGSN is defined in 3GPP TS 03.60 [7] which states that a BSS is responsible for local radio resource allocation. The required procedures between BSS and SGSN are defined in detail in the present document.