Drive Test and Radio optimization for UMTS/GSM Networks

BMCSAT Company

Contents Introduction Site verification of radio parameters Network performance checking in static positions Network performance checking in mobile positions Area Drive test verification Drive test analysis & recommendations Case Studies www.bmcsat.com 2 .

Analysis and recommendations in order to optimize the performance of our network We perform testing for 2G and 3G networks (GSM/GPRS/EDGE/ UMTS/R99/HSDPA/HSUPA) We use Nemo tools in drive test data www.com 3 .Drive test data .Introduction Our company specialized in radio telecommunication puts under your disposition our skills and experiences concerning: .bmcsat.Site verification radio parameters .

The target Cell should be in the Light of Sight.com 4 .Site verification of radio parameters (1) Hardware Checking For each cell. The following items should be checked approximately: Antenna Azimuth Antenna Tilt Note: This test should be repeated for each Sector www.bmcsat. we choose one location close the BTS.

we could collect the information below using an IDLE UE locked in 2G mode : Frequency BCCH BSIC Cell ID LAC/RAC For 3G Network Check.com 5 . we may collect the information below using an IDLE UE locked in 3G mode : Frequency Primary Scrambling Code Cell ID LAC/RAC www.Site verification of radio parameters (2) Network Checking For 2G Network Check.bmcsat.

we could do the following tests using a UE locked in 2G mode Mobile originated calls. R99 FTP Upload HSDPA FTP download and HSUPA FTP Upload www.com 6 . EDGE FTP Upload For 3G Service Check. EDGE FTP Download.Network performance checking in static positions For 2G Service Check. we are able to do the following tests using a UE locked in 3G mode AMR originated call. Mobile terminated calls. AMR terminated call R99 FTP download.bmcsat.

Network performance checking in mobile positions For 2G Service Check. we use 2 UEs in order to execute the AMR long and short calls and data transfer. For 3G Service Check. Note: the test should be made Clockwise and anti clockwise www.bmcsat. we use 2 UEs and one GPS in order to execute the long and short calls tests.com 7 .

Call set up Failures and resolve these problems) For 2G Service Check.Area Drive test verification After site verification of radio parameters. the following tests will be considered: 3G short and Long call R99 FTP download HSDPA & HSUPA FTP transfer MOS www. the following tests will be considered: 2G Long and Short call Automatic Long call (2G and 3G) EDGE FTP Download MOS For 3G Service Check.com 8 .bmcsat. it’s possible to perform Drive test in global area in order to optimize the radio performance (detect call drops. Handover Failures.

Design tuning (Az.Frequencies modifications www.Add neighbors / .Drive test analysis & recommendations Statistics collections 2G & 3G Analysis 2G & 3G recommendations & solutions about radio problem .…) .com 9 .bmcsat. Tilt.

bmcsat. Handover Failures and Call drops www.Case Studies 2G Analysis: Quality.com 10 . Signal Level.

Case Studies 3G Analysis: EcNo. RSCP. Handover Failures and Call drops www.bmcsat.com 11 .

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