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The network is responsible for managing IP mobility on behalf of the host.
“Cisco NCS routing technology powered by automation software running traffic over dark fiber offers us an ideal blend of innovative technology to support our LTE Advanced and 5G network,” said Greg O’Connor, vice president of Network Core and Access, Sprint.
PMIPv6 acts as the proxy for the mobile node and the mobility entities in the network track the mobile node movements and initiate the mobility signaling and set up the required routing state.
The two functional entities of the PMIPv6 are Local Mobility Anchor(LMA) and Mobile Access Gateway (MAG).
BARCELONA – Mobile World Congress – February 24, 2019 – Cisco today announced its collaboration with Sprint to deploy new routing technology to support Sprint’s growing backhaul network traffic as it prepares to launch mobile 5G service in nine cities in the first half of 2019.
As mobile operators prepare for the possibilities 5G will bring across vertical markets, many are making changes to automate and simplify core network functions and backhaul transport operations to increase capacity and enable faster speeds.
This specification describes a network-based mobility management protocol and is referred to as Proxy Mobile IPv6.