Ethernet and VLAN Services (PacketBand)

AvailabilityOn Request Delivery MethodInstructor-led, hands-on 1 Day Content LevelStandard Min. 4 - max 8 Location English

This course builds on the knowledge gained on the Circuit Emulation Services (PacketBand) course. There is a general introduction to the concept of VLANs in the Ethernet environment. The standards and protocols are discussed and general applications are reviewed.

The functionality of VLAN handling using the PacketBand CPE and Aggregation units is described.


Target Group

Participants are given the opportunity to use the DbMgr software to implement configuration of the PacketBand units for VLANs. Maintenance and Performance monitoring options are introduced with further opportunities given for practical work to confirm the theory.

This course is designed for engineers and planners who require the knowledge to design, commission and maintain the PacketBand for use with VLAN handling.


Key Topics
  • Virtual LANs: Applications, Standards and Design
  • Review of PacketBand design and operation
  • Implementing VLANs on the PacketBand
  • Use of DbMgr GUIs to confi gure VLANs
  • Monitoring, Alarms and Performance Monitoring of VLANs with DbMgr
  • Practical Work



Successful Completion of Circuit Emulation Services (PacketBand) course is essential.



Each participant receives a printed copy of the course documentation.