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General Communication Service R6.

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System Acceptance Test Manual

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PURPOSE................................................................................................................ 3 SCOPE ..................................................................................................................... 3 PREREQUISITES................................................................................................... 3 INSTALLATION....................................................................................................... 4 4.1 GCS R6.2 Installation ........................................................................................ 4 5. UPGRADE ............................................................................................................... 5 5.1 Upgrade from GCS R5.x to GCS R6.2 ........................................................... 5 5.2 Upgrade from GCS R6.0 to GCS R6.2 ........................................................... 6 5.3 Upgrade from GCS R6.1 to GCS R6.2 ........................................................... 7 6. Enhancements ........................................................................................................ 8 6.1 Enhanced Import logging .................................................................................. 8 6.2 Windows 7 Database file access privileges check ....................................... 9 7. CONNECTIONS.................................................................................................... 10 7.1 Serial Port Connection to Q1 Node ............................................................... 10 7.2 Network Connection to Q1 Node ................................................................... 11 7.3 Q1 Pipe Connection to MF Agent C2.0 ........................................................ 12 7.4 Q1 Pipe Connection to Q1Agent ................................................................... 13 7.5 Pipe Connection to DCN Adaptor C4.X ........................................................ 14 7.6 BSC Connection ............................................................................................... 15 7.7 BTS Connection ............................................................................................... 16 7.8 Q1 Pipe Connection to AXC ........................................................................... 17 7.9 Telnet Connection to Q1 Node ...................................................................... 18 7.10 Test Communication ................................................................................... 19 8. IMPORT DATA FROM NETACT DATABASE ................................................. 21 8.1 Retrieve 2G Node details from NetAct database ........................................ 21 8.2 Scheduling Q1DBTool for importing 2G Node details from NetAct ......... 22 9. BACKUP/RESTORE OF GCS DATABASE ..................................................... 24 9.1 Backup of GCSDatabase ................................................................................ 24 9.2 Restore of GCSDatabase ............................................................................... 24 1. 2. 3. 4.

3. This document is meant to be used only with General Communication Service R6. PREREQUISITES Prerequisite for a successful General Communication Service R6. Q1 elements are commissioned and configured under BTS/BSC. Network connection to polling device is operational • • • Q1 Pipe connection via Q1 Agent: Q1 Agent is commissioned and network connection to Q1 Agent is operational BSC/BTS connection: Nokia Siemens Networks NetAct Framework has a standard configuration and commissioning has been carried out successfully.2 2. General Communication Service R6. PURPOSE The purpose of this document is to describe the System Acceptance Test cases for General Communication Service (GCS) R6.2 delivery. The main scope of system acceptance test is to verify that General CommunicationJ Service works correctly with Q1 management network elements.2. if acceptance testing is done in NetAct environment. The test cases are chosen to give as complete picture as possible about the usage of the GCS R6.1. Oracle Client is installed and NetAct database server details are configured successfully through Oracle Net Configuration Assistant. AXC or DCN Adapter C3. SCOPE This document should be used for System Acceptance Test of General Communication Service (GCS) R6.2 System Acceptance are as follows: • • Serial connection: Q1 element is commissioned and connected to GCS PC Q1 Pipe connection: Q1 elements are commissioned and connected to polling device (NMS/10 MF C2.0/C4.0.X). .2 has an online help and User manual.2.

if GCS NetAct database integration feature will be used. Click “Next” on General Communication Service R6. General Communication Service Q1DB EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. Click on “Install” button in Ready to install the program dialog. Select “Complete” radio button in setup type dialog of the wizard and click on “Next” button d.1 GCS R6.2. 3. Install GCS R6. b.msi” a. GCS is launched successfully. a. 2. Check if the below GCS Services are installed and started successfully in Services List from Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Services.2 – InstallShield Wizard. DOCUMENTATION: GCS User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. INSTALLATION 4. Click on “Finish” to complete the installation. Services are installed and started automatically. 3.4.2 installation. GCS is installed successfully without errors.2 using the “General Communication Service R6.msi” available in GCS installable disk. Start GCS Connection Tool: Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. . 2. Double click on “General Communication Service R6.2.2 Installation TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify GCS R6. General Communication Service Sync and c. General Communication Service b. PRECONDITIONS: Oracle Client is installed. c. e.

2. 2. . Select “Complete” radio button in setup type dialog of the wizard and click on “Next” button d.2.5.2 PRECONDITIONS: 1.2 – InstallShield Wizard. GCS is installed successfully without errors.x to GCS R6. Click on “Finish” to complete the installation. General Communication Service Q1DB EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. Click “Next” on General Communication Service R6.2 using “General Communication Service R6. 3. Click on “Install” button in Ready to install the program dialog. 3. UPGRADE 5.1 Upgrade from GCS R5. GCS R5.msi” available in GCS installable disk. b. Check if the below GCS Services are installed and started successfully in Services List from Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Services a. c. Install GCS R6.x to GCSR R6. General Communication Service b.msi” a.2 TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify upgrade from GCS R5. Services are installed and started automatically. GCS is launched successfully. e. General Communication Service Sync and c.x installed DOUMENTATION: GCS User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. Start GCS Connection Tool: Start -> Programs ->Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. 2. Double click on “General Communication Service R6.

msi” available in GCS installable disk. General Communication Service Sync and c. GCS is launched successfully. 2. Install GCS R6. Services are installed and started automatically.msi” a. Select “Complete” radio button in setup type dialog of the wizard and click on “Next” button d.0 to GCSR R6. c. e.2 – InstallShield Wizard.1 PRECONDITIONS: GCS R6. b. Click on “Install” button in Ready to install the program dialog. General Communication Service Q1DB EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. General Communication Service b.0 to GCS R6.2. Start GCS Connection Tool: Start -> Programs ->Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. 3. 3.2. Check if the below GCS Services are installed and started successfully in Services List from Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Services a.2 using “General Communication Service R6. Click “Next” on General Communication Service R6. 2.5. GCS is installed successfully without errors. Double click on “General Communication Service R6. .0 installed DOUMENTATION: GCS User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1.2 TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify upgrade from GCS R6.2 Upgrade from GCS R6. Click on “Finish” to complete the installation.

2 – InstallShield Wizard. 2. General Communication Service Q1DB EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. 2. Double click on “General Communication Service R6. Install GCS R6.1 to GCSR R6. c. . General Communication Service Sync and c.2 TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify upgrade from GCS R6. 3. Check if the below GCS Services are installed and started successfully in Services List from Control Panel -> Administrative Tools -> Services a.2 using “General Communication Service R6. b.1 to GCS R6.3 Upgrade from GCS R6. Click on “Finish” to complete the installation.5.2 PRECONDITIONS: GCS R6. Click “Next” on General Communication Service R6. e.msi” a. Start GCS Connection Tool: Start -> Programs ->Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool.1 installed DOUMENTATION: GCS User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1.2. 3. Click on “Install” button in Ready to install the program dialog. Select “Complete” radio button in setup type dialog of the wizard and click on “Next” button d. GCS is installed successfully without errors. Services are installed and started automatically. General Communication Service b. GCS is launched successfully.msi” available in GCS installable disk.2.

2. 7. 6. PRECONDITIONS: 1. Fill in the administrator user name and password. Enhancements 6. 9. 5.exe” and then Click Next. In the Scheduled Task Wizard. TEST EXECUTION: 1. The default installation path is: “c:\Program Files\Nokia\Q1DBTool. In the Node Manager Server select Start -> Programs -> Accessories>System Tools -> Scheduled Tasks.6. The time of schedule is set. Select the values for the start time when this task is to be executed. 4. 8. And click “Next”. 3. Click Finish. The path of Q1DBTool is set.exe 5. Click Browse. Log in the Node Manager Server as an administrator (or with equivalent rights). After specifying the information in the Run field. 6. 4. 2. Click Next. The passwords have been saved for Q1DBTool tool. The Scheduled Task Wizard opens.1 Enhanced Import logging TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify that the failure messages are logged into event viewer while scheduling of Q1DBTool for importing 2G Node details from NetAct database to GCS database. 2. 12. Also verify that the messages are logged into log file when /logfile switch is used. Find and select the location where you have installed Q1DBTool. Click OK. Check the Open Advanced properties for… marker. 7. click OK. 13. 3. In the Set Account Information dialog retype the administrator password. Double-click Add Scheduled Task. Oracle Client is installed and NetAct database server details are configured successfully through Oracle Net Configuration Assistant. Given path for Q1DBTool is selected The name & frequency of schedule is set. Fill in the name for the import: and Set the frequency Click Next.exe” /import /logfile <LogFilePath>’. ‘“C:\Program Files\Nokia\Q1DBTool. 10. In the Scheduled Q1DBtool dialog the Run field is modified to import data from NetAct db using command line 11. . Click Next. Logged in to the Node Manager Sever successfully The Scheduled Tasks application opens. EXPECTED RESULTS: 1.

Close GCS connection tool 7.8. The Set Account Information dialog opens and the scheduled task appears in the Scheduled Tasks window. 12. 2. Launch GCS as normal user other than Administrator user 5. PRECONDITIONS: 1. Again launch GCS as Administrator and check for the nodes added by other user are visible to the Administrator user 8.2 installed TEST EXECUTION: 1. The administrator user name and password is provided. 11. GCS R6.2 Windows 7 Database file access privileges check TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify that the currently logged in user has appropriate database file access privileges and all the nodes (added by another user) are visible. Both the administrator and normal users should be able to see all the nodes added in the database . 6. Close GCS connection tool 9. Add some nodes to the Database 6. Close GCS Connection tool 4. If the process import is completed successfully the information message should be logged in Event viewer and the log file (generated at <LogFilePath>). 10. If any failures occurs in the process of import that should be logged into Event viewer and the log file. 9. The dialog opens for the created “Scheduled Q1DBtool” task. GCS launched successfully 2. The import functionality scheduled task is set. Add some nodes to the Database 3. Launch GCS as an Administrator user Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. Again launch GCS as normal (other than Administrator user) and check for the nodes added by Administrator are visible to the current user EXPECTED RESULTS: 1.

3. e. c. a. Node’s Q1 address is known. Select “Serial Port Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. 5. . PRECONDITIONS: PC is connected to Q1 Node via serial cable. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. Click on “Add” button. a. by clicking the button “Save”. Click on Start button. this has to be same as the baud rate set for Q1 NE. These test cases also verify communication between GCS and Q1 node. CONNECTIONS The aim of these test cases is to verify connection and node details can be added to GCS R6.7. Click on “Scan” button d. Click on “Save” button in Save Node dialog window. Start GCS Connection Tool.2 database. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. Select the saved connection in steps 2. Create a “Serial Port Connection” to Q1 Node. 6. • Keep other parameters with default values. b. d. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Save the scanned node. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. if listed in grid box. 2. 7. Close Scan dialog window by clicking “Close” button. 4. 3 c. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. e.1 Serial Port Connection to Q1 Node TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Serial Port Connection to Q1 Node. b. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. • Serial Port: “Serial Port” is to be given a numeric value 1 or 2 • Baud Rate: “Baud Rate” for the serial port also can be changed. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool.

In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes.2 Network Connection to Q1 Node TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Network Connection to Q1 node. 2. a. a. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. Q1 element is commissioned and network connection to node is operational. Click on Start button. e. • Network Parameters: Enter the Host Name and Port of the Q1 Node. Click on Scan button d. 2. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. 6. EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. Save the scanned nodes. 3. b. e. Connection Tool started successfully . Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. b. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. Select the saved connection in steps 2. PRECONDITIONS: PC is connected to LAN.EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. by clicking the button “Save” and close the save and scan dialogs by clicking on “Close” buttons. 5. if listed in grid box. 4. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. Node’s IP and Q1 address is known. 5. 3 c. c. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. Create a “Network Connection” to Q1 Node. 3. 7. • Keep other parameters with default values. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. d. Click on “Add” button. Start GCS Connection Tool. 4. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button. Node is successfully scanned. Select “Network Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. 6.

In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Results: Save all” dialog window. if listed in grid box. Connection is successfully created. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. Click on Scan button d. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1.0. Click on close button in Scan dialog window. e. . Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. c. • Network parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the NMS/10 MF. 5. Select “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. BUS NUMBER. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors.3 Q1 Pipe Connection to MF Agent C2. a.0 TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Q1 Pipe Connection to MF Agent C2. a. Close Scan dialog window by clicking “Close” button. Results Selection for Database Saving” dialog and click on close button to close the window. if want to Save all scanned nodes. Click on “Add” button. 4. b. 3.2. 5. Click on “Select All” and “Save” buttons in “Scan d. Select the saved connection in steps 2. Start GCS Connection Tool. By Clicking on “Save All”. 3 c. d. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. Node is successfully scanned. • Q1 Pipe parameters: USERNAME.0 Network connection to MF C2. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. Save the scanned nodes. 3. Click on Start button. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. 7. Q1 Pipe parameters: username. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool.. b. b. By clicking the button “Save” button. Click on “Save” button in Save Node dialog window. Click on “OK” in “Scan c. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. 2. 6. PRECONDITIONS: Q1 elements are commissioned and connected to MF C2. password and bus number are known. • Keep other parameters with default values. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters.0 is operational and IP address NMS/10 MF. a. e. Create a “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” to Q1 Node. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. PASSWORD. 4.

EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. b. Q1 Pipe parameters: username. if listed in grid box.6. 2. 4. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. Click on Start button. • Keep other parameters with default values. • Q1 Pipe parameters: USERNAME.4 Q1 Pipe Connection to Q1Agent TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Q1 Pipe Connection to Q1Agent PRECONDITIONS: Q1 elements are commissioned and connected to Q1 Agent Network connection to Q1 Agent is operational and IP address Q1 Agent. 3 c. a. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. 5. BUS NUMBER. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. a. password and bus number are known DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. Save the scanned nodes. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. 3. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. 7. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button. 6. Start GCS Connection Tool. Click on “Add” button. Node is successfully scanned. b. d. Create a “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” to Q1 Node. 5. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. Select “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. 4. 3. 2. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. PASSWORD. Select the saved connection in steps 2. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. • Network parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the Q1 Agent. . e. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. e. c. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. Click on Scan button d.

3. b. BUS NUMBER. PRECONDITIONS: Q1 elements are commissioned and connected to DCN Adaptor C4. . Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. 6. 4. 6. Start GCS Connection Tool.X TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Q1 Pipe Connection to DCN Adaptor C4. • Keep other parameters with default values. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. • Q1 Pipe parameters: USERNAME. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. By clicking the button “Save” button. PASSWORD. 3.x is operational and IP address of DCN Adaptor C4. Select “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool.x Network connection to DCN Adaptor C4. Click on “Save” button in Save Node dialog window. Create a “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” to Q1 Node. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. c. e. Click on “Select All” and “Save” buttons in “Scan Results Selection for Database Saving” dialog and click on close button to close the window. Click on “Add” button. By Clicking on “Save All”.x. b. 5. if want to save all scanned nodes.x. 2. Click on close button in Scan dialog window. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. • Network parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the DCN Adaptor. d. 2. password and bus number are known. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. In database tab select “Connections” radio button.5 Pipe Connection to DCN Adaptor C4. Q1 Pipe parameters: username. Node is successfully scanned. Close Scan dialog window by clicking “Close” button. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help.a. a. Click on “OK” in “Scan Results: Save all” dialog window. 7.

By Clicking on “Save All”. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. Click on “Save” button in Save Node dialog window. d. 6. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Create a “BSC Connection” to Q1 Node. Click on close button in Scan dialog window 6. 4. 3 c. Close Scan dialog window by clicking “Close” button. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. if listed in grid box. . b. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. 5. Click on Scan button d. Save the scanned nodes. By clicking the button “Save” button. Node is successfully scanned. Click on “Add” button. a. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. NetAct osscore IP. if want to save all scanned nodes. Click on “Select All” and “Save” buttons in “Scan Results Selection for Database Saving” dialog and click on close button to close the window. ornuser password and Q1 NE address are known. 7. e.6 BSC Connection TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify BSC Connection. b.4. Click on Start button. 5. c. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. 2. a. Select the saved connection in steps 2. 2. a. BSC ID. e. Select “BSC Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. b. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. 3. Click on “OK” in “Scan Results: Save all” dialog window. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. PRECONDITIONS: Nokia Siemens Networks NetAct Framework has a standard configuration and commissioning has been carried out successfully. Start GCS Connection Tool.

Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. By Clicking on “Save All”. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. a. BCF ID. BSC ID. BSC ID. Click on “OK” in “Scan Results: Save all” dialog window. Click on Scan button d. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. Click on “Save” button in Save Node dialog window. Click on Start button. b. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. PASSWORD. 3. 3 c. By clicking the button “Save” button. Close Scan dialog window by clicking “Close” button. a. Select the saved connection in steps 2. if listed in grid box. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. 5. if want to save all scanned nodes. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Click on “Select All” and “Save” buttons in “Scan Results Selection for Database Saving” dialog and click on close button to close the window. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. BUS ID. 3. NetAct osscore IP. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses.• Network Parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the NetAct. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. Start GCS Connection Tool. ornuser password and Q1 NE address are known.7 BTS Connection TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify BTS Connection. • BSC Parameters: USERNAME. 5. Click on close button in Scan dialog window 6. e. Node is successfully scanned. Save the scanned nodes. b. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. PRECONDITIONS: Nokia Siemens Networks NetAct Framework has a standard configuration and commissioning has been carried out successfully. 7. 4. . • Keep other parameters with default values. 6. 2. 4. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database.

Create a “BTS Connection” to Q1 Node. 5. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. . 5. PRECONDITIONS: Q1 elements are commissioned and connected to AXC. password and bus number are known. Save the scanned nodes. BUS ID. e. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. BSC ID. 6. 3. • BTS Parameters: BCF ID. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. Select the saved connection in steps 2. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. a. Click on Scan button d. d. 6. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. b. 3. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. e. Q1 Pipe parameters: username. 3 c. TRX ID • Keep other parameters with default values.2. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. b. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. c. • BSC Parameters: USERNAME. PASSWORD. Select “BTS Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. 4. Click on “Add” button. by clicking the button “Save” and close the save and scan dialogs by clicking on “Close” buttons. Network connection to AXC is operational and IP address of AXC. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. 2. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. Node is successfully scanned. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. 7. a.8 Q1 Pipe Connection to AXC TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Q1 Pipe Connection to AXC. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. 4. • Network Parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the NetAct. Start GCS Connection Tool. Click on Start button. if listed in grid box.

Select the saved connection in steps 2. Click on “Add” button. c. a. • Network parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the AXC. 5. 5. By Clicking on “Save All”. Click on Start button. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. 6. 4. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. 3 c. 3. a. b. User Manual . Save the scanned nodes. Select “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” from “Type” drop down list box. 7. 4.9 Telnet Connection to Q1 Node TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Telnet connection to Q1 Node. Click on Scan button d. Click on “OK” in “Scan Results: Save all” dialog window. Node is successfully scanned. e. b. Click on “Save” button in Save Node dialog window. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. PASSWORD. Click on “Select All” and “Save” buttons in “Scan Results Selection for Database Saving” dialog and click on close button to close the window. Click on close button in Scan dialog window 6. b. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully. 2. Create a “Nokia Q1 Pipe Connection” to Q1 Node. • Q1 Pipe parameters: USERNAME. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. d. PORT of the Spider Port and Terminal password are known. 3. BUS NUMBER. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. e. if listed in grid box. PRECONDITIONS: Q1 Node is connected to Spider port Host name. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. By clicking the button “Save” button. Close Scan dialog window by clicking “Close” button. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. • Keep other parameters with default values. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. if want to save all scanned nodes.2. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. a.

7. e. Select the saved connection in steps 2. Node is saved in the GCS database without any errors. d. a. Select “Telnet connection” from “Type” drop down list box. Save the scanned nodes. 3 c. Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. Create a “Telnet connection” to Q1 Node. Enter name to the connection in “Name” edit box. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. 3. 6. In database tab select “Connections” radio button. Enter following parameters information by clicking on “Properties” button after selecting the each connection definition parameters. 4. 5. 2. Scan the above saved connection for a known range of Q1 addresses. c. a. GCS Connection tool is closed successfully.2 is available and installed to PC DOCUMENTATION: Node Manager’s on line help . 2.TEST EXECUTION: 1. 6. • Terminal Password Parameters :PASSWORD • Keep other parameters with default values. In Scan dialog Enter Q1 Address range in “Begin” and “End” edit boxes. 4. if listed in grid box. Save it in the GCS database by clicking “Save” button. • Network Parameters: HOST NAME and PORT of the Spider Port. Close GCS Connection Tool using Exit button EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. Connection Tool started successfully Connection is successfully created. e. Click on “Add” button. Click on Scan button d. Node is successfully scanned. by clicking the button “Save” and close the save and scan dialogs by clicking on “Close” buttons. b. 3. Start GCS Connection Tool.10 Test Communication TEST PURPOSE: The aim of this test case is to verify that connections saved to GCS database can be used by other applications PRECONDITIONS: Node Manager or MSTE which is compatible with GCS R6. Connection is successfully saved to the GCS database. 5. b. Click on Start button.

Make connection to node by using node details saved in GCS database 3. follow instructions from node manager’s user documentation 1. Close node manager connection 5. 2. Open node manager 2. For example. View active alarms from element 4. 3.TEST EXCECUTION: To run this test case. Node manager is launched Connection to node is established and node data is shown For example: Active alarms are shown Connection to node is closed Node manager is closed . 4. exit manager EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. 5.

Select "NetAct" from Database drop down list box from GCS Connection Tool UI. • Enter the Service name. userID. 5. Click on “Configure DB” button from GCS Connection Tool UI. 7. 3.1 Retrieve 2G Node details from NetAct database TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify Retrieve 2G Node details from NetAct database using GCS Connection Tool PRECONDITIONS: NetAct database is having nodes with sobriquets DB service should be configured in the net manager of oracle client and connection to NetAct database is working DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help.e. Password of NetAct oracle database • Select the connection type to configure the respective connection parameters. Select service name which was saved in step 3 from “Service” drop down box in “NetAct database” tab. Click on “DB Connect” button. Launch Connection Tool Start -> Nokia Siemens Networks-> GCS Connection Tool. user and password of Q1 pipe required for GCS to formulate the target string by selecting the Q1 pipe type of connection. 2. if needed • After the changes occur in the dialog. restart the application using the GCS 4. . Port.8. Enter the following information GCS DB Configuration Tool. if your system is having multiple node manager server installation. But if the user wants to connect to the node using Q1 pipe connection while node details are not present in the MS Access database i. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. • Enter the OSSPKG/CORE IP Address. • Click on “Add” button to configure the above values into the registry • Click on “Modify” button to modify the configured database parameters. configuring Q1 pipe parameters are mandatory. 6. BSC/BTS parameters are mandatory and Q1 pipe connection parameters are optional for configuration. node details are present in oracle database. User and Password details of the NetAct core server • Enter the port number. Select ALL if you have only one node manager server installation or select current machine IP for "NM IP". IMPORT DATA FROM NETACT DATABASE 8.

exe 5. DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. 9. Select the values for the start time when this task is to be executed. Click Next. 5. 6. 3. Click Finish. Select "Access" from Database list. Oracle Client is installed and NetAct database server details are configured successfully through Oracle Net Configuration Assistant. Fill in the administrator user name and password. Double-click Add Scheduled Task. Connection Tool started successfully GCS DB Configuration Tool is launched Required data is entered. EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. 3. Click Browse.2 Scheduling Q1DBTool for importing 2G Node details from NetAct TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify scheduling of Q1DBTool for importing 2G Node details from NetAct database to GCS database PRECONDITIONS: 1. In the Scheduled Task Wizard. Service is selected. 8. The passwords have been saved for Q1DBTool tool. Imported data is verified from GCS access database tab. NetAct UI is displayed. DB is connected and the 2G nodes data is displayed in grid box 2G node details imported without any errors. 4. 9. Find and select the location where you have installed Q1DBTool. Selection can be done. 8. Click Next. 6. 4. 2. 7. 7. And click “Next”. 2. In the Node Manager Server select Start ->Programs->Accessories->System Tools -> Scheduled Tasks. 2. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. The default installation path is: “c:\Program Files\Nokia\Q1DBTool. Check the Open Advanced properties for… marker. 9.8. Fill in the name for the import: and Set the frequency Click Next.exe” and then Click Next. . 8. Check the connections and nodes in “Database” tab to verify the new data imported. Click on “Import” button to import 2G element connection details which were displayed in grid box. Log in the Node Manager Server as an administrator (or with equivalent rights).

8. EXPECTED RESULTS: Logged in to the Node Manager Sever successfully.10. Each time the GCS database is recreated. After specifying the information in the Run field. The Scheduled Task Wizard opens.exe” /import’. 12. The administrator user name and password is provided. 1. The path of Q1DBTool is set. The compact db task is performed at its scheduled time and the database is compressed. 7. click OK. 11. 4. Given path for Q1DBTool is selected. 3. 13. Create another task using the above mentioned steps but in the Run Field give the command line ‘“c:\Program Files\Nokia\Q1DBTool. 10.001. The dialog opens for the created “Scheduled Q1DBtool” task. The time of schedule is set.exe” /compact’ to compacts the database after the import. 6. The import functionality scheduled task is set. 11. In the Scheduled Q1DBtool dialog the Run field is modified to import data from NetAct db using command line ‘“c:\Program Files\Nokia\Q1DBTool. In the Set Account Information dialog retype the administrator password. 9. 2. 5. . The Scheduled Tasks application opens. 13. 12. the previous one is backed up and named dms. Click OK. The name & frequency of schedule is set. The Set Account Information dialog opens and the scheduled task appears in the Scheduled Tasks window. The GCS database is automatically updated as specified.mbd.

Dbs. Run the GCSdbBackup. BACKUP/RESTORE OF GCS DATABASE 9.2 should be installed. Dbs.1 Backup of GCSDatabase TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify backup of GCS Database PRECONDITIONS: GCS R6. Windows 2008 server and Windows 7) 9.mdb file should be copied to the C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Nokia\GCS (in XP and 2003 server) C:\ProgramData\Application Data\Nokia\GCS (In Vista. Run the GCSdbBackup.bat file at the command prompt with out giving the destination path.9.bat file at the command prompt by specifying the destination path.2 should be installed.mdb file should be copied to the specified path from GCS Database Path 2. EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. No Path is specified Backup process should be successful. Path is specified Backup process should be successful. 2. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: .2 Restore of GCSDatabase TEST PURPOSE: The purpose of this test case is to verify restore of GCS Database PRECONDITIONS: GCS R6. User Manual TEST EXECUTION: 1. Open “Command Prompt” in “Run as Administrator” mode DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help. Open “Command Prompt” in “Run as Administrator” mode DOCUMENTATION: GCS online help.

Path is specified Restore process should be successful. GCS database can be modified.1. 4. Run the GCSdbRestore. Dbs. Dbs. 3.mdb file should be copied from the specified path to C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Nokia\GCS (in XP and 2003 server) C:\ProgramData\Application Data\Nokia\GCS (In Vista. Windows 2008 server and Windows 7) 3. Run the GCSdbRestore. Able to scan and save the Nodes successfully and Modified or added connections/node details should not be present.bat file at the command prompt by specifying the destination path. 2.bat file at the command prompt with out giving the destination path. No Path is specified Restore process should be successful.0 step. Modify GCS database by adding/deleting/modifying Connection/Nodes 2.mdb file should be copied from the C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Nokia\GCS (in XP and 2003 server) C:\ProgramData\Application Data\Nokia\GCS (In Vista. EXPECTED RESULTS: 1. Windows 2008 server and Windows 7) 4. Scan for nodes to verify restored connections by executing test case 9. .