This requirement specification by the NGMN Alliance defines high level backhaul requirements to support the requirements of the Next Generation Mobile Networks. All requirements stated in this document apply for all e-NB types unless otherwise stated.
The Deliverable “Next Generation Mobile Networks Initial Terminal Device Definition “ provides the generic definition of an initial release NGMN terminal/device. It considers a macro view of the marketplace needs on a global and/or regional basis balanced against the practical reality of terminal/device implementation.
This Deliverable by the NGMN Alliance the list of requirements for broadcast and multicast support is presented, taking the initial high-level recommendations listed in NGMN white paper  and NGMN Project 7 recommendations  as inputs.