full form

A full form is the detailed name of an abbreviation.  The abbreviation is good for easy to remember, same time full form is to know its meaning. Here we will cover the most popular full forms related to the telecom network.   In telecom, most of the terms are used with abbreviations. E.g  SMS, the full form of SMS is a short message service. But all the time we use SMS. As a network engineer or programmer, we should know the full form to understand a telecom term better.


Full form

      IMSI International Mobile Subscriber Identity
      LTE Long Term Evolution
     ISDN Integrated Services Digital Network
     VoIP Voice Over IP
     RTP Real-Time  Transport Protocol
     SS7 Signaling System 7
    MVNO Mobile Virtual Network Operator
    MNO Mobile Network Operator
    MSC Mobile Switching Centre.
    IVR  Interactive Voice Response
  VoLTE Voice Over LTE
   GPRS General Packet Radio Service
   PSTN A public switched telephone network
SIM  Subscriber Identity Module
WCDMA Wideband Code Division Multiplexing Access
HSPA High-Speed Packet Access
HSDPA High-Speed Downlink Packet Access
SAN  Storage Area Network