pdf_gross.gifGSM - Signaling & Protocol Analysis
(The Core Network)

[2-day course, Euro 2,350.- (net) per participant]

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Course Description

  • This training course addresses the needs of engineers and technicians who are already experienced in SS7, SS7-application protocols and GSM-core networks.
  • This part of the training course is rather dedicated to the signaling procedures among the various network elements within the GSM core network and towards outside networks.
  • This includes the core network procedures for CAMEL, SS- and SMS-handling.

As in all INACON training courses we integrated several interactive exercises for a perfect learning experience.
Please click here for a detailed Table of Contents (ToC)

Some of your questions that will be answered

  • What is CAMEL and how does it work?
  • How do I analyse and interpret MAP-recording files?
  • When and why are SCCP connection-less or connection-oriented services used by higher layers?
  • How and when are mobile terminating short messages transferred, if the subscriber is not reachable?
  • How can I use short dial codes e.g. for voicemail access even while I’m roaming?

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  • Operations staff of GSM-core network equipment
  • Design and test engineers of core network related GSM-hardware and software
  • Everybody who requires a detailed understanding of MAP signaling procedures


  • Very good understanding of GSM networks and GSM call processing.
  • Detailed understanding of SS7-protocols and protocol operation.

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  • The student will be enabled to understand all important aspects of GSM core networking and GSM signaling procedures within the core network.

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  • 2 days