UTRAN Long Term Evolution Technical Overview

1 Day Course
Code PWS128

This course has been replaced by the LTE Technical Overview course.


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LTE Overview (7 topics)

  • E-UTRAN Architecture (C-Plane / U-Plane)
  • e-Node B Functions
  • a-GW Functions
  • Reference Points and Interfaces
  • E-UTRAN Protocols and procedures overview
  • Cell Level Mobility
  • System Level Mobility

Radio Access Overview (5 topics)

  • Modulation and Multiplexing
  • Capacity and coverage
  • Spectrum use and efficiency
  • Time and Frequency Resources
  • Resource Block Definitions

Downlink Transmission (6 topics)

  • Modulation
  • Multiplexing
  • MIMO in LTE
  • Physical Layer Procedures and Mechanisms
  • Measurements Overview

Uplink Transmission (6 topics)

  • Modulation
  • Multiplexing
  • Uplink Reference Signals
  • Power De-rating Reduction
  • Physical Layer Procedures and Mechanisms

Layer 1 / Layer 2 Interactions

Layer 2 / RRC Evolution

SAE Overview


A general understanding of current 3GPP UMTS RAN Architecture, Resource Allocation and Physical Layer Principles.

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