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IEEE Std 802.21-2017 (Revision of IEEE Std 802.21-2008 as amended by IEEE Std 802.21a-2012, IEEE Std 802.21b-2012, IEEE Std 802.21c-2014, and IEEE Std 802.21d-2015) - IEEE Standard for Local and metropolitan area networks--Part 21: Media Independent Services Framework

Description: An extensible IEEE 802(R) media access independent services framework (i.e., function and protocol) is defined that enables the optimization of services including handover and other services when performed between heterogeneous IEEE 802 networks. These services are facilitated by this standard when networking between IEEE 802 networks and cellular networks. (The PDF of this standard is available at no cost compliments of the IEEE GET program
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