LTE Training – Long Term Evolution (LTE) Basics (TR-LTEBT)

Long Term Evolution (LTE) Basics

Course Information

LTE Basics, delivers true mobile broadband for the masses with a superior user experience. LTE provides improved performance, lower total cost of ownership and enables a new era of personalized services and covers the technical details of the next-generation network beyond 3G. This two day course provides an overview of LTE from both application and technical aspects. It gives an overview of the LTE/E-UTRAN network architecture, the underlying technologies, and call setup procedures.

Objectives
Course Synopsis
Target Audience
Labs
Certifications

Objectives

This 2-day course provides an overview of LTE from both application and technical aspects. It gives an overview of the LTE/E-UTRAN network architecture, the underlying technologies, and call setup procedures.

This course includes:

  • List LTE System architecture
  • Radio access network
  • LTE air interface details
  • Underlying technologies of LTE: OFDMA/SC-FDMA and MIMO
  • LTE applications, security, SLA and QoS
  • Mobility in LTE
  • LTE RF and backhaul planning

After taking this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the main functionality in the evolved UMTS radio access network, E-UTRA/E-UTRAN or LTE
  • Understand the concepts behind OFDM and MIMO techniques
  • Describe UTRAN , All IP Network (AIPN) and E-UTRA/E-UTRAN architecture
  • Highlight E-UTRA Air Interface and physical layer (downlink and uplink) functionalities and procedures
  • Highlight E-UTRA layer 2 and 3 signaling functionalities and procedures
  • Describe SAE (System Architecture Evolution), Evolved Packet Core (EPC) and Describe Evolved Packet System (EPS)
  • Highlight LTE planning and design procedures

Course Synopsis

  • WHAT IS LTE?
    • HSDPA Overview
    • HSUPA Overview
    • UMTS LTE Networks
    • HSPA Evolution in Release 7/8 (HSPA+)
    • LTE for mobile, fixed and portable wireless broadband access
    • Evolution of mobile technology
    • Optimized for IP-based traffic
    • Increasing capacity
    • Reducing network complexity
    • Lowering deployment and operational costs
    • Enhanced UMTS Air Interface (E-UTRA)
    • System Architecture Evolution (SAE)
    • Evolved Packet Core (EPC)
    • Evolved Packet System (EPS)
    • LTE Interfaces and protocols
    • Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM)
    • Multiple Input/Multiple Output (MIMO)
    • Effects of MIMO antennas in capacity and coverage
    • New nodes and interfaces
    • New protocols
    • Downlink and uplink frame structure
    • Physical layer operations
    • Continuous Packet Connectivity (CPC)
    • One Tunnel Solution (OTS)
  • SERVICE-ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE OF LTE
    • Content-based charging
    • Policy control of services and networks
    • End-to-end QoS
    • Service and network roaming support
    • Technology co-existence
    • Scalable, evolvable network elements
    • All-IP flat networks
    • Optimal routing of traffic
    • IP-based transport
    • Seamless mobility (intra- and inter-Radio Access Technologies)
  • LTE SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE EVOLUTION
    • User throughput
    • Spectrum efficiency
    • Peak data rate
    • Control-plane latency
    • Control-plane capacity
    • User-plane latency
    • Mobility
    • Coverage and capacity
    • Spectrum flexibility
    • Co-existence and Inter-working with 3GPP Radio Access Technology (RAT)
    • Architecture and migration
    • Radio Resource Management requirements
    • The eNB host functions
    • Radio Resource Management
    • Radio Bearer Control
    • Radio Admission Control
    • Connection Mobility Control
    • Dynamic Resource Allocation (scheduling)
    • Mobility Management entity (MME)
    • User Plane Entity (UPE)
  • LTE/SAE/EPC/EPS NETWORK ARCHITECTURE
    • New enhanced base station,“Evolved NodeB (eNodeB)
    • LTE air interface and performs radio resource management for the evolved access system
    • Access GateWay (AGW) and termination of the LTE bearer
    • Key logical functions
    • MME (Mobility Management Entity) for the Control
    • SAE PDN GW (System Architecture Evolution Packet Data
    • Network GateWay) for the User Plane
    • Comparing the functional breakdown with existing 3G architecture
    • Radio Network elements functions,
    • Radio Network Controller (RNC), the AGW and the enhanced BTS (eNodeB)
    • Core Network elements functions
    • SGSN and GGSN or PDSN (Packet Data Serving Node)
    • Routers and the AGW
    • Overview of E-UTRAN’s Logical, Transport and Physical channels UE protocol stack
    • Changes in MAC, RLC, RRC, NAS and PDCP
    • The Evolved Packet Core (EPC)
  • LTE OPERATIONS AND PROCEDURES
    • System acquisition
    • Idle mode operations
    • Synchronization
    • Cell search and random access
    • RRC connection establishment
    • Traffic operations in DL & UL
    • Bearer setup and handover
    • Power control
    • LTE/SAE Signaling
    • EPC (MME) registration
    • Security procedures
  • LTE PLANNING AND OPTIMIZATION
    • Traffic and QoS considerations
    • Security considerations
    • Capacity planning considerations
    • Planning tools
    • Antenna selections
    • Site location and integration

Target Audience

This course is designed for network installers, building managers, small campus technology staff, IT personnel and anyone else with an interest in the technical overview of the LTE access network.

Hands-On Labs

No Labs are required in this course.

Certifications

Certificate: Long Term Evolution (LTE) Basics – TFS – (TC-LTEBT)

Identifies you as a technician who understands the basic concepts of fiber optics installation and service as they apply to all the functions required to safely and competently install fiber optics communications cabling.



Pricing

Description Item Code Price
Long Term Evolution (LTE) Basics – LTE Basics, delivers true mobile broadband for the masses with a superior user experience. LTE provides improved performance, lower total cost of ownership and enables a new era of personalized services and covers the technical details of the next-generation network beyond 3G. This two day course provides an overview of LTE from both application and technical aspects. It gives an overview of the LTE/E-UTRAN network architecture, the underlying technologies, and call setup procedures. TR-LTEBT $1,495.00
Certificate: LTEBT – TFS – Identifies you as a technician who understands the basic concepts of fiber optics installation and service as they apply to all the functions required to safely and competently install fiber optics communications cabling.Item Type: Installer Training Certificates TC-LTEBT $150.00


Schedule & Registration

Schedule
Jan 3 – 4, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,499.00
Apr 25 – 26, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,499.00
Jul 8 – 9, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,499.00
Oct 3 – 4, 2019 Breinigsville, PA $1,499.00

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