pdf_gross.gifGSM - Signaling & Protocol Analysis
(RAN & Mobile Station)

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

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Course Description

  • This training course addresses engineers and technicians who need to understand the GSM Protocol stack in detail.
  • Starting with a precise explanation of the OSI reference model, the training course is later on concentrating on illustrating the functions of the various interfaces in the GSM network.
  • A chapter “Error Analysis in GSM”, focusing on the needs of troubleshooting engineers and technicians, is also included.

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 the OSI reference model and how does it work?
  • How does the SCCP message format look like and which SCCP messages exist?
  • When and why are SCCP connection-less or connection-oriented services used by higher layers?
  • Which GSM network elements and interfaces exist and how does the GSM protocol stack look like?
  • Which protocol stack is used on the Abis interface and how does LAPD work?

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  • Operations staff of GSM network equipment
  • Engineers who have to implement and to upgrade GSM hardware and software
  • Everybody who requires a detailed understanding of GSM signaling procedures


  • Good understanding of GSM network architecture

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  • The student will be enabled to understand all important protocols of the GSM network and the related GSM signaling procedures.

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  • 2 days