XMP1 SDH Hardware under SOX/MSP (SOA) Operations and Maintenance

AvailabilityOn Request On Request Delivery MethodInstructor-led, hands-on 4 Days Content LevelStandard Min 4 - Max 8 Location English, German

XMP1 is a modular, flexible and highly integrated cross-connect system with extensive application options including SDH and PDH multiplexer functionality. It is therefore essential to gain the knowledge of its features, functions and capabilities, and learn the skills required to carry out commissioning and in-service maintenance in order to successfully implement into a live network.

This course provides all the necessary information and practical training in order to enable students to most effectively operate, maintain, monitor, configure and troubleshoot the XMP1 platform.

Specific units covered on this course include the SDH components and the , SOX Modular Service PC (MSP) which is used under the network management system application of Service On Access (SOA).

Target Group

This course is suitable for Network Deployment Engineers, System Technicians, Service Technicians, and Field Technicians.

Key Topics
  • Short introduction to SOX/MSP , operation and handling
  • SDH fundamentals: Mapping, clock synchronization, alarm messages
  • Basics of the XMP1 SDH
  • Functions and settings of SDH components
  • Module SCU, E1 and STM interfaces, hardware settings, view at element editor
  • Module EoSCU, E1, Ethernet and STM interfaces, hardware settings
  • Commissioning procedure and settings of SDH components
  • Clock settings, management channel DCCr, DCCm or HDLC installation
  • Creating of cross connections using the service PC SOX/MSP
  • Protection configurations, SNCP, MSP
  • Performance management
  • Practical exercises: Commissioning of the SDH training network, node settings
  • Practical exercises: Connectivity management (trunk settings and connections) using the service PC SOX/MSP.
  • Troubleshooting
  • Successful completion of the course: XMP1 PDH Hardware and SOX/MSP
  • Basic Windows knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of digital telephony, SDH and IP technology

Each participant receives a printed copy of the course documentation.