MileGate Fundamentals

AvailabilityOn request On request Delivery MethodInstructor-led, hands-on 2 days Content LevelStandard Min. 4 - max. 8 Location English, German

The MileGate 2510 platform is a Multi-Service Access Node (MSAN) with extensive application options covering functionality in Gigabit Ethernet switching and transmission, DSLAM services, Fibre-To-The-Home and Voice-over-IP, as well as PDH/SDH transmission and an extensive range of voice and data interfaces.

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.

Target Group

This course provides all the necessary information and practical training required by commissioning and maintenance teams in order that they can most effectively support the common functions of the MileGate platform.

It covers aspects of installation, power, redundancy, shelf and backplane traffic capacities. Protocols and technologies are introduced briefly, being explained in connection to their relevance to the operation of the platform.

After completing the course participants will have the fundamental knowledge and confidence to install, commission, and maintain the MileGate in a managed network.

Key Topics
  • NGN network architecture - technical overview
  • MileGate 2510, 2310, 2200 subracks – hardware and features
  • Overview of interface units and applications
  • Basics of network element management using the MCST local craft terminal
  • Configuration principles
  • Platform commissioning
  • COGE3 unit features (control and GbE network)
  • Practical work
  • Related fault-finding and trouble-shooting
  • Product user guides
  • One of the key data units in the MileGate portfolio will also be covered in detail (ask for more details)
  • Basic Windows knowledge/PC skills
  • Basic knowledge of telephony and data and IP communications
  • Some knowledge of Ethernet and PDH/SDH technologies would be an advantage

Each participant receives a printed copy of the course documentation.