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Mobile Networks for Non-Engineers

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Who Should Attend?

Anyone willing to understand the differences between 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G systems and the way they can coexist in telecoms environment providing high speed mobile access to diversified services.

 

Course Scope

  1. Introduction to Mobile Networks
    • What is it all about?
    • History of cellular networks
  2. 2G and 3G Network Architecture
    • GSM/EDGE Radio Access Network (GERAN) Architecture
    • UMTS Terrestrial Access Network (UTRAN) Architecture
    • Core Network Architecture
      • Circuit Switched (CS)
      • Domain Packet Switched (PS) Domain Nodes
      • Common CS and PS Domains’ Nodes
  3. 3GPP Specifications’ Releases
  4. Evolution towards 4G Networks
    • R99: General Network Architecture Radio Access Methods WCDMA - Spreading Power Control Handover
    • R4: MSC Server and Media Gateway
    • R5/R6: Network Architecture IP-Multimedia CN Subsystem (IMS) High Speed Downlink Packet Access
    • R7: HSPA+
    • R8/R9 Long Term Evolution (LTE) Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access (OFDMA) E-UTRAN Architecture Evolved Packet Core (EPC) Architecture Self Organizing Networks (SON)
  5. Evolution of Services
    • Basic Services WAP/WML and Internet
    • Open Service Access
    • Virtual Home Environment
    • Rich Communication Suite
  6. R10: LTE-Advanced - 4G Systems
  7. 5G system architecture
  8. IoT

Course Objectives

This training course presents the evolutional path of mobile systems starting with 2G systems (GSM/GPRS/EDGE) through 3G (WCDMA, HSxPA), 4G (LTA, LTE-A) systems to 5G and IoT standards following 3GPP documentation and real world implementations. Among different aspects of a mobile systems major pressure is put on network architecture including radio access and core network. Additionally, the course also covers evolution of services.

 

Prerequisites 

Ability to understand technical subjects. Prior knowledge of mobile systems would a be an advantage when attending the course.

 

Training Structure 

Two-day training divided into logical sessions.

 

Methodology 

Instructor-led training.

I feel like the trainer is the best professor and mentor one can have.

Ms. Ledia Meici, AMC Albania

Everyone gets individual attention from the trainer.

Ms. Inga Tomsone, Tele2 Latvia

Trainer was able to answer practical questions.

Mr. Daniel Krolikowski, Play Poland

Excellent exercises!

Mr. Muhammad Ali, Mobilink Pakistan

Excellent methodology of teaching. Simple and easy to understand training.

Mr. Arben Shabani, PTK Kosovo

Trainers have passion to teach & impart knowledge.

Mr. Kanchan Chitrakar, Ncell Nepal

The training exceeded my expectations.

Ms. Irida Gjashta, AMC Albania

Professional, high-quality trainer.

Mr. Gagik Shatveryan, Vivacell

Highly professional trainer with lots of practical experience. Friendly and open.

Ms. Olga Rudnicka, Tele2 Latvia

I received a lot of useful information which I use in my work every day.

Ms. Viktoriya Gusarova, Beeline RU

A good approach to a complex problem.

Ms. Horia Catrinoiu, Vodafone RO

Great teacher with deep knowledge and experience.

Mr. Philippe Wrzecionek, TATA

Trainer understands local market experience.

Mr. Andrew Sweetman, Wataniya

The trainer is capable of answering all my questions.

Ms. Ana Gheorghe, Vodafone RO

More than excellent course!

Ms. Inessa Mijiferjyan, Vivacell

The best training ever.

Mr. Timur Zagretdinov, MTT Russia

Really practical and very fruitful training.

Mr. Niroj Raya, NCell Nepal

Perfect course.

Mr. Arseniy Mazanik, Beeline Russia

Trainer adapted to the expectations of the audience.

Mr. Antoine Blanchet, Monaco Telecom

Trainer is open for comments and discussion.

Ms. Natalya Nerubenko, Life Ukraine

Very well organized training programmes.

Mr. Mihnea Teodorescu, Cosmote, RO

Regardless of technology I received theoretical and practical answers.

Mr. Kosta Pribić, T-Mobile Croatia

Good direct connection between course material and real problems.

Mr. Alex Konstantopoulos, Cosmote, GR

Good class notes and great examples.

Mr. Ghaffar Masood, Mobilink Pakistan

Unique training covering the most important areas of my work.

Mr. Eldar Mursaqulov, Azercell

Trainer understands local market experience.

Mr. Andrew Sweetman, Wataniya

Many different people from different operators can share their problems and ideas.

Mr. Omar El-Fiky, Vodafone Egypt

Excellent course and instructor.

Mr. Nikolay Suetin, Beeline Russia

Excellent knowledge from the trainer.

Ms. Catherine Barman, Swisscom

This course will be very useful in my daily work.

Mr. Leopoldino Ferreira, Unitel Angola

Very clear explanations.

Ms. Tatyana Krasyuk, Life Ukraine

Deep and detailed topic analysis.

Mr. Mohamed Sabry, Vodafone Egypt

Course covers all important issues and presents relevant examples.

Mr. Mohamed Kamel, Vodafone Egypt

Experienced trainer. Excellent descriptions.

Mr. Ahmad Doar, Mobily, KSA

Overwhelming knowledge and expertise. Interactive and enjoyable learning.

Mr. Ashish Shrestha, NCell Nepal

I can proudly recommend these courses for others as well.

Mr. Tarvo Jammer, Elisa Estonia

Excellent, knowledgeable trainer, open to communication.

Mr. Dmitrii Kropotov, Tele2 Russia

I am very impressed with the trainer's knowledge and experience.

Mr. Mouin Al Saghir, Vivacell

Training was above expectations!

Mr. Ariel Haxhiu, Eagle Mobile, AL

Amazing, more than excellent, audience-oriented trainer.

Mr. Evgeniy Dmitriev, Astelit Ukraine

The course exceeded my expectations. Hats off!

Mr. Adnan Syed, Mobily

A clear picture of GSM switching and signalling.

Ms. Anette Chale, mCel Mozambique

Seminar entirely for Telecommunication operators. A lot of issues covered.

Ms. Pinelopi Tragoudara, Vodafone GR

The course covers all the impacted areas.

Ms. Gratia Scanteie, Vodafone, RO

Very effective training methods.

Ms. Erjona Xhemali, AMC Albania

Training provides useful methods to analyze real protocols.

Mr. Seema Karn, NCell Nepal

Good logical structure of the course and explanation.

Ms. Elena Shevtsova, Beeline, KZ

Experienced trainer. Real cases with references to recommendations.

Mr. David Curkan, T-Mobile Croatia

A lot of useful materials and knowledge.

Mr. Shukhrat Khaydar, UCell

The whole course was very valuable.

Mr. Sayyid Ali, Dhiraagu Maldives

The training is completely excellent.