Course Length:1 Days

Prerequisites:

A fundamental understanding of telecommunications transmission principles will be useful for students taking this course. This course can be customized or combined to meet specific system requirements.

Fundamentals Overview

Testing with DSX Panels

T1 Mux Equipment

Channel Cards – Applications

Backplane Connections

  • Framing
  • Line Code
  • Signal Elements
  • Circuit Termination
  • Test Equipment
  • Equipment Setup
  • Using Test Patterns
  • Testing Types
    • Circuit Monitor
    • Terminate Testing
    • Drop and Insert Testing
  • System Overview
  • Chassis Configuration – Connections
  • Power and T1 Connections
  • Shelf Configuration – Provisioning
  • Common Cards
  • 4W E/M Cards
  • 2W FX Cards
  • ADCU
  • Coastcom Master Drawings
  • Communication – top menu
  • Modem Setup – Hyper-terminal
  • Command Sets

Provisioning

Lab Exercises

  • Block & Level diagrams
  • Circuit Wiring Diagrams
  • Channel Mapping – overview
  • Maintenance Orders and PM’s
  • Setting up the Channel Bank
    • Command Sets – overview
    • Using the Ac command
  • Setting data rates – SR
  • Setting Shelf configuration – SC
  • System Parameters – SP
  • Setting line cards – SL
  • Setting Mapping – SM
    • For Dual channel banks
    • For D/I configuration
    • Setting the map – ST
    • Working Maps – SN
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Setting Timing sources
  • Advanced MCU commands
  • Logging off – Q