Dr. Vishal Sharma
Principal Consultant & Technologist, Metanoia, Inc., firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Abhay Karandikar
Professor, Dept. of EE, IIT Bombay, email@example.com
In this chapter, we will examine QoS in wireless data networks, that is,Wi-Fi and WiMAX networks. The purpose is to give readers a feeling of what wireless QoS is like, thus further broadening the QoS big picture.
Because wireless networks have very different characteristics from wireline networks, QoS mechanisms and practices in wireless networks are also significantly different from those in wireline networks. Readers who are not interested in learning wireless QoS can jump to the conclusion chapter directly.
The theme of this chapter may ...