|after the TSG Plenary Meetings, the 3GPP produces Word documents and afterwards the ETSI publishes the PDF versions|
|This TS defines the stage 2 service description for a GSM/EDGE Radio Access Network (GERAN). It illustrates how the services requested by a GSM/UMTS Core Network are realized by the GERAN. |
The main focus of this TS is on functionality related to the Iu interfaces. The aim of this TS is not to describe functionality related to the A and Gb interfaces in details. There is no detailed description of the interfaces towards the core network and only references are given to the appropriate specifications.