Analysis of Port Control Protocol in Mobile Network

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Authors Gang Chen  , Zhen Cao  , Mohamed Boucadair  , Vizdal Ales  , Laurent Thiebaut
Last updated 2014-01-14 (latest revision 2013-07-13)
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This memo provides a motivation description for the Port Control Protocol (PCP) deployment in a 3GPP mobile network environment. The document focuses on a mobile network specific issues (e.g. cell phone battery power consumption, keep-alive traffic reduction), PCP applicability to these issues is further studied and analyzed.


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