XMP1 PDH Hardware and SOX Operations and Maintenance

AvailabilityOn Request On Request Delivery MethodInstructor-led, hands-on 5 Days Content LevelStandard Max 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 PDH components, and the network management system, SOX.

Target Group

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

Key Topics
  • Introduction
  • Basic functions, features of XMP1
  • Central modules (racks, central unit, power feeding)
  • Port modules (basic settings of E1)
  • Port Modules (G703, optical E1, SDSL, LAN, Video, E3, V11/V35)
  • Data modules (V11, WT, V24, V35, G703 64k)
  • Analogue modules (4 wire, subscriber, exchange, local battery)
  • ISDN modules (S0, Uk0)
  • Signal collector module
  • Tools for troubleshooting (display and control module, WinLSP)
  • NMS SOX (basic functions, single and multiuser version)
  • Using of the database SQL on SOX
  • First step to create a NMS configuration, practical part
  • NMS SOX working with basic masks, synchronization concept
  • NMS SOX online functions, trouble shooting tools
  • SOX performance management
  • SOX connectivity, alarm – rerouting
  • Exercises on the test network (Installation, settings, traffic)
  • Installation of SOX single user version on PC
  • Exercises on the test network, complete configuration
  • Commissioning, operating, trouble shooting, monitoring, routing
  • Basic Windows knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of digital telephony, PDH and IP technology

Each participant receives a printed copy of the course documentation.