ATM Frame Relay and IP Integration

2 Day Course
Code PDN085

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Review of ATM (2 topics)

  • Principles of cell switching
  • Virtual connections

Review of Frame Relay (3 topics)

  • virtual paths and virtual channels
  • ATM connection characteristics
  • Point to point

ATM Frame Relay and IP Integration (3 topics)

  • point to multipoint and soft permanent connections
  • ATM header format
  • ATM adaptation protocols

Building an IP Transmission Platform (1 topic)

  • AAL1

ATM Forum IP over ATM (1 topic)

  • AAL2

Review of IP Routeing (2 topics)

  • AAL5
  • ATM quality of service and service categories

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) (1 topic)

  • CBR

Differentiated Services (Diff-serv) (1 topic)

  • VBR

IPv6 considerations (2 topics)

  • UBR etc.
  • ATM signalling principles


Delegates are assumed to understand the basic principles and practices of data communications. Some exposure to the three technologies is desirable although not required.

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