Wi-Fi Telephony

Challenges and Solutions for Voice over WLANs


  • Praphul Chandra, Texas Instruments, Germantown, MD, USA
  • David Lide, Texas Instruments, Germantown, MD, USA

Wi-Fi telephony is the latest, most cost effective, and clearest way of carrying voice data wirelessly. The great news is that it can be integrated seamlessly into the same infrastructures as currently used for computer and telephone data.The digital quality is far above current cellular technologies.This book will be among the first to discuss Session Initiation Protocol (SIP), Quality of Service (QoS), and interoperability in connection with Wi-Fi telephony. Security challenges are also presented and solved along these malleable wireless boundaries. In short, this book provides all the information necessary for effective, reliable, crystal clear Wi-Fi telephony service and implementation.
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RF/wireless engineers and designers, computer/data network engineers; engineering managers, graduate students


Book information

  • Published: October 2006
  • Imprint: NEWNES
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-7971-8

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The BasicsChapter 2: The Data WorldChapter 3: Voice over IPChapter 4: Wireless Local Area NetworksChapter 5: VoWLAN ChallengesChapter 6: QoS & System CapacityChapter 7: SecurityChapter 8: RoamingChapter 9: Power ManagementChapter 10: Voice over WiFi and other Wireless Technologies