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UMTS Core Network

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Who Should Attend?

This course is aimed at technical staff, and anyone else who needs to understand UMTS and GPRS Common Core Network Architecture.

 

Course Scope

  1. Introduction to UMTS Core Network.
    • UMTS Introduction.
    • Evolution of the UMTS Core Network.
    • UMTS Specifications.
    • General Network Architecture.
  2. Release 1999.
    • Introduction.
    • Network Architecture.
    • CS (Circuit-switched) Core Network Nodes.
    • PS (Packet-switched) Core Network Nodes.
    • Common Core Network Nodes.
    • GTP (GPRS Tunnelling Protocol).
    • Traffic Cases.
  3. Release 4.
    • Introduction.
    • MSC Server and Media Gateway.
    • BICC.
    • H.248/MEGACO.
    • Traffic Cases.
  4. Release 5.
    • Introduction.
    • Network Architecture.
    • HSS.
  5. IP-Multimedia CN Subsystem (IMS).
    • Nodes and Interfaces.
    • SIP.
    • SDP.
    • Traffic Cases.
  6. Quality of Service.
    • Architecture.
    • Protocols.
  7. Security.
    • Traffic Cases.
  8. IMS Services.
  9. Quality of Service.

Course Objectives

This course provides the participants with more advanced knowledge of UMTS and GPRS core network infrastructure and functionality. It describes the interfaces and interface protocol structure involved in communication within UMTS Core Networks, and gives examples of UMTS traffic, focusing on communication in UMTS/GPRS Core Networks.

 

Prerequisites

Participants should have basic knowledge of UMTS architecture and communications in Telecom networks.

 

Training Structure

Two-day training divided into logical sessions.

 

Methodology

Instructor-led training.

The trainer is capable of answering all my questions.

Ms. Ana Gheorghe, Vodafone RO

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

Ms. Pinelopi Tragoudara, Vodafone GR

A clear picture of GSM switching and signalling.

Ms. Anette Chale, mCel Mozambique

The whole course was very valuable.

Mr. Sayyid Ali, Dhiraagu Maldives

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

Mr. Omar El-Fiky, Vodafone Egypt

Excellent, knowledgeable trainer, open to communication.

Mr. Dmitrii Kropotov, Tele2 Russia

Trainer understands local market experience.

Mr. Andrew Sweetman, Wataniya

I can proudly recommend these courses for others as well.

Mr. Tarvo Jammer, Elisa Estonia

A lot of useful materials and knowledge.

Mr. Shukhrat Khaydar, UCell

The training is completely excellent.

Mr. Philipp Korostelev, Beeline Moscow

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

Mr. Mouin Al Saghir, Vivacell

Very effective training methods.

Ms. Erjona Xhemali, AMC Albania

Very clear explanations.

Ms. Tatyana Krasyuk, Life Ukraine

The best training ever.

Mr. Timur Zagretdinov, MTT Russia

Regardless of technology I received theoretical and practical answers.

Mr. Kosta Pribić, T-Mobile Croatia

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

Ms. Olga Rudnicka, Tele2 Latvia

Trainer is open for comments and discussion.

Ms. Natalya Nerubenko, Life Ukraine

Excellent exercises!

Mr. Muhammad Ali, Mobilink Pakistan

Training provides useful methods to analyze real protocols.

Mr. Seema Karn, NCell Nepal

Very well organized training programmes.

Mr. Mihnea Teodorescu, Cosmote, RO

Professional, high-quality trainer.

Mr. Gagik Shatveryan, Vivacell

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

Ms. Ledia Meici, AMC Albania

Amazing, more than excellent, audience-oriented trainer.

Mr. Evgeniy Dmitriev, Astelit Ukraine

Overwhelming knowledge and expertise. Interactive and enjoyable learning.

Mr. Ashish Shrestha, NCell Nepal

Deep and detailed topic analysis.

Mr. Mohamed Sabry, Vodafone Egypt

Perfect course.

Mr. Arseniy Mazanik, Beeline Russia

The training exceeded my expectations.

Ms. Irida Gjashta, AMC Albania

This course will be very useful in my daily work.

Mr. Leopoldino Ferreira, Unitel Angola

Experienced trainer. Real cases with references to recommendations.

Mr. David Curkan, T-Mobile Croatia

Training was above expectations!

Mr. Ariel Haxhiu, Eagle Mobile, AL

Really practical and very fruitful training.

Mr. Niroj Raya, NCell Nepal

Trainer adapted to the expectations of the audience.

Mr. Antoine Blanchet, Monaco Telecom

Trainer was able to answer practical questions.

Mr. Daniel Krolikowski, Play Poland

The course covers all the impacted areas.

Ms. Gratia Scanteie, Vodafone, RO

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

Mr. Arben Shabani, PTK Kosovo

Good class notes and great examples.

Mr. Ghaffar Masood, Mobilink Pakistan

More than excellent course!

Ms. Inessa Mijiferjyan, Vivacell

Trainers have passion to teach & impart knowledge.

Mr. Kanchan Chitrakar, Ncell Nepal

Course covers all important issues and presents relevant examples.

Mr. Mohamed Kamel, Vodafone Egypt

Great teacher with deep knowledge and experience.

Mr. Philippe Wrzecionek, TATA

Everyone gets individual attention from the trainer.

Ms. Inga Tomsone, Tele2 Latvia

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

Ms. Viktoriya Gusarova, Beeline RU

The course exceeded my expectations. Hats off!

Mr. Adnan Syed, Mobily

Unique training covering the most important areas of my work.

Mr. Eldar Mursaqulov, Azercell

Excellent course and instructor.

Mr. Nikolay Suetin, Beeline Russia

Excellent knowledge from the trainer.

Ms. Catherine Barman, Swisscom

Good logical structure of the course and explanation.

Ms. Elena Shevtsova, Beeline, KZ

A good approach to a complex problem.

Ms. Horia Catrinoiu, Vodafone RO

Experienced trainer. Excellent descriptions.

Mr. Ahmad Doar, Mobily, KSA

Trainer understands local market experience.

Mr. Andrew Sweetman, Wataniya

Good direct connection between course material and real problems.