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UMTS Overview

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Who Should Attend?

This course is intended for anyone who wants to learn about issues concerning UMTS architecture and functionality.

 

Course Content

  1. Overview.
  2. Standardisation.
  3. Radio Access Evolution.
  4. Evolution of the GSM Core Network.
  5. UMTS Specification Releases.
  6. R99: UMTS Network Architecture.
  7. WCDMA—Spreading Spectrum.
  8. Channellisation.
  9. Scrambling.
  10. Power Control.
  11. Handover.
  12. Radio Interface Protocol Stack.
  13. UTRAN Architecture.
  14. Radio Network Signalling.
  15. Circuit-switched (CS) Domain.
  16. Packet-switched (PS) Domain Nodes.
  17. Common CS and PS Domain Nodes.
  18. General Network Architecture.
  19. R4: MSC Server and Media Gateway.
  20. R5: Network Architecture.
  21. IP-Multimedia CN Subsystem (IMS).
  22. IMS Registration.
  23. High Speed Downlink Packet Access.
  24. R7: HSPA+.
  25. Evolution of Services.
  26. Basic Services.
  27. WAP—WML and Internet.
  28. Open Service Access.
  29. Virtual Home Environment.
  30. Charging and Billing.
  31. UMTS Terminal Architecture.
  32. UICC, USIM and Terminals.
  33. R8: Evolved Packet System (EPS).
  34. R10: Towards 4G.

Course Objectives

This is an intermediate technical course, which covers all aspects of architecture and functionality of third generation cellular networks—UMTS, preparing you for the coming of 3G.

 

Prerequisites

The participants should have knowledge of GSM/GPRS.

 

Training Structure

Two-day training divided into logical sessions.

 

Methodology

Instructor-led course. Lectures and theoretical exercises.

Everyone gets individual attention from the trainer.

Ms. Inga Tomsone, Tele2 Latvia

The course covers all the impacted areas.

Ms. Gratia Scanteie, Vodafone, RO

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

Ms. Ledia Meici, AMC Albania

Really practical and very fruitful training.

Mr. Niroj Raya, NCell Nepal

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

Ms. Viktoriya Gusarova, Beeline RU

Trainers have passion to teach & impart knowledge.

Mr. Kanchan Chitrakar, Ncell Nepal

Good class notes and great examples.

Mr. Ghaffar Masood, Mobilink Pakistan

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

The whole course was very valuable.

Mr. Sayyid Ali, Dhiraagu Maldives

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

The course exceeded my expectations. Hats off!

Mr. Adnan Syed, Mobily

I can proudly recommend these courses for others as well.

Mr. Tarvo Jammer, Elisa Estonia

More than excellent course!

Ms. Inessa Mijiferjyan, Vivacell

Very well organized training programmes.

Mr. Mihnea Teodorescu, Cosmote, RO

Good direct connection between course material and real problems.

Mr. Alex Konstantopoulos, Cosmote, GR

Regardless of technology I received theoretical and practical answers.

Mr. Kosta Pribić, T-Mobile Croatia

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

Mr. Mouin Al Saghir, Vivacell

The training is completely excellent.

Mr. Philipp Korostelev, Beeline Moscow

A lot of useful materials and knowledge.

Mr. Shukhrat Khaydar, UCell

The best training ever.

Mr. Timur Zagretdinov, MTT Russia

This course will be very useful in my daily work.

Mr. Leopoldino Ferreira, Unitel Angola

Deep and detailed topic analysis.

Mr. Mohamed Sabry, Vodafone Egypt

Unique training covering the most important areas of my work.

Mr. Eldar Mursaqulov, Azercell

Excellent, knowledgeable trainer, open to communication.

Mr. Dmitrii Kropotov, Tele2 Russia

Excellent course and instructor.

Mr. Nikolay Suetin, Beeline Russia

Professional, high-quality trainer.

Mr. Gagik Shatveryan, Vivacell

Experienced trainer. Excellent descriptions.

Mr. Ahmad Doar, Mobily, KSA

Excellent exercises!

Mr. Muhammad Ali, Mobilink Pakistan

Amazing, more than excellent, audience-oriented trainer.

Mr. Evgeniy Dmitriev, Astelit Ukraine

Very effective training methods.

Ms. Erjona Xhemali, AMC Albania

Excellent knowledge from the trainer.

Ms. Catherine Barman, Swisscom

Overwhelming knowledge and expertise. Interactive and enjoyable learning.

Mr. Ashish Shrestha, NCell Nepal

Trainer understands local market experience.

Mr. Andrew Sweetman, Wataniya

Perfect course.

Mr. Arseniy Mazanik, Beeline Russia

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

Mr. Omar El-Fiky, Vodafone Egypt

A good approach to a complex problem.

Ms. Horia Catrinoiu, Vodafone RO

The training exceeded my expectations.

Ms. Irida Gjashta, AMC Albania

Experienced trainer. Real cases with references to recommendations.

Mr. David Curkan, T-Mobile Croatia

Training was above expectations!

Mr. Ariel Haxhiu, Eagle Mobile, AL

Trainer was able to answer practical questions.

Mr. Daniel Krolikowski, Play Poland

Very clear explanations.

Ms. Tatyana Krasyuk, Life Ukraine

The trainer is capable of answering all my questions.

Ms. Ana Gheorghe, Vodafone RO

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

Mr. Arben Shabani, PTK Kosovo

A clear picture of GSM switching and signalling.

Ms. Anette Chale, mCel Mozambique

Trainer adapted to the expectations of the audience.

Mr. Antoine Blanchet, Monaco Telecom

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

Trainer understands local market experience.

Mr. Andrew Sweetman, Wataniya

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