Course Summary and Details

Worldwide telecommunication systems and standards growing fastly. Therefore, we provide this distinctive course for telecom professionals thorough system overview of the LTE/EPS (Long Term Evolution /Evolved Packed System) plus Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS).
The participant will be introduced to a technical overview of UMTS, HSPA and HSPA+ technology and its evolution, 3G system overview, High Speed Packet Access HSPA.
Moreover LTE- Long Term Evolution which consist of two equipment: base station and core network consisting of the network functions, interfaces and radio capabilities of the system, MTS services, UMTS Planning, Architecture, Design and Deployment, UMTS Air Interface, IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), UMTS Security and UMTS Billing & Management.

Course Objectives

• Understand the evolution from GSM to UMTS and LTE.
• Understand the basics, Services and Security of UMTS radio communication.
• Examine UMTS Radio Access Network (UTRAN).
• Understand UMTS Protocols.
• Explain the LTE spectrum considerations.
• Explain Evolved Packet System and Architecture.
• Explain the OFDMA Physical Layer.
• Describe EPS System Interfaces, Node Functionality and Mobility.
• Explain Radio Resource Management in LTE.
• Explain LTE Bearer Concept.

UMTS In-Depth Training - OUTLINES

Overview of UMTS Technologies

UMTS: The Core Network • From GSM to UMTS.
• UMTS Radio and Core Network (CN).
• CN Architecture in 3GPP Release.
• Packet-switched and circuit-switched Core Network.
• MSC & VLR.
• HLR and HSS.
• IP Multimedia System (IMS).
• The Virtual Home Environment (VHE) and OSA.
• Billing and Charging in UMTS.
• Location Services.
• Quality of service (QoS).
• Security.
• Evolution to HSPA/HSPA+ and LTE.

Services in UMTS

• QoS Architecture.
• Security Architecture.
• WAP.
• LCS.
• MExE.

Protocols in UMTS

• Protocol Reference Architecture.
• Transport Network Protocols.
• Radio Network Protocols.
• System Network Protocols.

The UTRAN (UMTS Terrestrial Radio Access Network)

• Radio Network Subsystem (RNS).
• Differences to GSM.
• The Radio Network Controller (RNC) Functions.
• Macrodiversity.
• RAKE receiver.
• Soft and softer handover.
• Cell breathing.
• Adaptive Multirate Coding.


• What is CDMA and W-CDMA?.
• Comparison.
• Introducing Spread Spectrum Systems.
• Characteristics of Spread Spectrum Systems.
Orthogonal and Pseudo-Random Codes.
• Scrambling.
• The Relationship between Multi-User.
• Access and Performance.
• Example for DS-CDMA Operation.

Spreading and Modulation in UTRAN

• I/Q-Code Multiplexed QPSK.
• Complex-Scrambling.
• Time- Multiplexed QPSK.
• Physical Layer Procedure.
• Cell Search Procedure.
• Synchronization.
• RACH Access Procedure (RACHing in).
• CPCH Access Procedure.

Logical and Physical Channels, Transport Channels

• Concepts.
• Types of Logical and.Transport Channels.
• Common and Dedicated Traffic Channels.
• Transport Blocks and Formats.
Radio Bearers.
• The Physical Layer.
• Flexible Spreading Rates.
• Frame Structures.
• Support of Variable Bit Rates and Service Multiplexing.


• QoS Architecture.
• Conversational Class.
• Streaming Class.
• Interactive Class.
• Background.
• Class.
• UMTS Bearer Service Attributes.

Procedures Examples

• Paging.
• RRC Connection Establishment.
• RRM Procedures.
• MM Procedures.
• Signaling Connection Establishment.
• Radio Bearer Establishment.

Other Unleashed Courses' List

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System UMTS and High Speed Packet Access HSPA
Telecommunication architecture and information Technologies
Multicarrier Technologies for 4G Mobile Communications
Certified Wireless Network Administrator ® (CWNA ®)
Global System for Mobile Communications GSM
General Packet Radio Service GPRS and EDGE
Long Term Evolution LTE and LTE Advanced
Wimax Technologies and Deployment
Wireless Local Area Network WLAN
Electricity and Electronics
LTE Implementation EPS System
RF Design and Applications
Wireless Communications
LTE Design in Depth
Bluetooth Appliance


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