DATA CHANNEL ALLOCATION METHOD FOR TRANSACTION-BASED MOBILE DATA
Original Publication Date: 1998-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jun-28
iDEN is a TDMA radio system, i.e. each iDEN carrier is divided into timeslots. Channelized communications such as voice and circuit data and handled by assigning a periodic series of slots (a "logical channel") to a particular subscriber for the duration of the subscriber's call.