Handoff is also called as ‘Handover’.
Frequencies Engaged # Number of Connection Involved # Administrative Domains Involved #Necessity of Handsoff User Control allowance
(i) Obligatory handoff (ii) Voluntary handoff
Handoffs can be further defined as the transition of signal transmission between different cells. A handoff scheme is required to preserve connectivity as devices move about, and at the same time curtail disturbance to ongoing as transfers.
* Horizontal handoff * Desirable Handoff Features * Handoff Process * Voluntary and Obligatory Handoffs