XMP1 SDH Hardware under SOX

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

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, managed by the network management system, SOX.

Target Group

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

Key Topics
  • Short introduction to SOX , 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, view at element editor
  • Commissioning procedure and settings of SDH components
  • Clock settings, management channel DCCr, DCCm or HDLC installation
  • Connectivity management (trunk settings and connections) using the SOX Network Management
  • 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 SOX Network management
  • Troubleshooting
Pre-requisites
  • Successful completion of either of these courses: XMP1 PDH Hardware and SOX, or XMP1 SOX NMS
  • Basic Windows knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of digital telephony, SDH and IP technology
Documentation

Each participant receives a printed copy of the course documentation.