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LTE RPESS Introduction

RA4120-70A

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Module Objectives After completing this module. the participant will be able to: • List the course contents • List the main steps of the radio planning process • State the LTE RAN roadmap 5 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

Module Contents • RA4120-70A Learning Elements list • Introduction to the planning process • RL70/55 – New Features Overview • Roadmap Overview 6 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

Module Contents • RA4120-70A Learning Elements list • Introduction to the planning process • RL70/55 – New Features Overview • Roadmap Overview 7 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

RA4120-70A – Learning Elements  LTE/EPC Overview  LTE Air Interface  Air Interface Overheads  RRM overview  LTE Link Budget  Radio Planning – Coverage Planning Cell Range  Radio Planning – Capacity  LTE Performance Simulations  Nokia LTE Solution  Initial Parameters Planning 8 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

Module Contents • RA4120-70A Learning Elements list • Introduction to the planning process • RL70/RL55– New Features Overview • Roadmap Overview 9 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

Similar process to any other wireless network .Differences: • Parameters • KPIs Pre-planning Detailed planning Optimisation Model tuning Pre-planning information Pre-launch Site selection optimisation Coverage and capacity planning Dimensioning Configuration planning Pre-launch Post-launch optimisation optimsation Parameter planning 10 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 . Radio Planning Process Overview .

Mentum Planet) • detailed Coverage & Capacity Analysis Detailed Planning • getting Sites Pre-launch Optimization 11 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 . Radio Planning Process Overview • computation of number of sites required to serve Dimensioning certain area while fulfilling the coverage & capacity requirements (RAN_Dim Tool) • Nominal Coverage Planning (Planning Tool i. Nominal Planning NetAct Planner. Atoll.e.

Inputs and course of dimensioning process 12 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

LTE Detailed Radio Planning Process 13 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

against more detailed traffic estimates RSRP: Reference Signal Received Power CINR: Carrier to Interference + Noise Ratio LiBu: Link Budget 14 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 . • (*) still open what will be the LiBu carriers) using LiBu thresholds thresholds used. Nominal planning • Create a nominal plan • Typical actions: – Propagation model tuning – Nominal coverage planning with Link budget & capacity planning tool dimensioning  Based on coverage thresholds: RSRP & CINR – Capacity analysis Define thresholds from LiBu (*) – Site surveys – Site pre-validation Create detailed network plan (cells. antennas. Atoll uses wideband received power but it is possible to Perform capacity analysis to check network capacity convert it to RSRP.

Module Contents • RA4120-70A Learning Elements list • Introduction to the planning process • RL70/55 – New Features Overview • Roadmap Overview 15 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

RL70 New Features User Experience & Radio Efficiency Operational Excellence LTE1803: Downlink Carrier Aggregation 3CC -40 MHz LTE1685: Neighbor Robustness LTE1562: Multiband Carrier Aggregation LTE1821: HetNet Deployment Optimization LTE1042: Nominal Bitrate LTE1053: Real Time KPI Monitoring LTE1140: Intra Frequency Load Balancing LTE1768: MRO for Ping Pong LTE1113/LTE1496: eICIC / FeICIC LTE908: Inter RAT ANR WCDMA – UE based LTE1800: DL CoMP .DL Interference Shaping LTE1808: Automatic PUCCH capacity optimization LTE1617: Radio Link Failure Triggered Handover LTE1697: Timing Advance Histogram Counter LTE1127: Service based mobility LTE1491: Layer 1 performance measurements LTE1841: Inter Frequency Load Equalization LTE1406: Extended VOLTE talk time Transport LTE1691: Uplink intra eNB CoMP 4RX LTE1894: Reference signal power de-boosting LTE891: Timing over Packet with Phase Synch LTE2050: Load triggered Idle Mode Load Balancing LTE1240: TCP MSS Clamping LTE2091: FDD SuperCell Extension LTE648: SCTP Multi-homing LTE2112: Dedicated Mobility thresholds for SRVCC LTE610: Timing-over-Packet Resilience LTE1753: Backup IPsec tunnel Site Solutions LTE1710: Sync Hub Direct Forward LTE1746: Extended RF Connectivity with Multilayer Configurations LTE1719: Flexi RF Module 6x60W 1800 LTE1556: 3-RAT RF sharing 2G-3G & 2G-4G LTE1728: Flexi Zone Micro BTS LTE1977: Radio Antenna System (RAS) 1900 16 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

2 • LTE1053: Real-time KPI-monitoring with Traffica • LTE1501: Measurement Report (MR) addition to cell trace • LTE1931: Measurement Report addition with UE Uplink SINR • LTE2054: Measurement Report addition with PDCP KPI counter subset 17 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .8Gbps Ir Interface for FSIH • LTE1127: Service based mobility trigger • LTE1636:Extended OBSAI site configuration • LTE1140: Intra-frequency load balancing • LTE1778:eNB SW support for FYGE • LTE1388: TDD Special Subframe Configuration 3 and 4 • LTE1845:Inter RAT ANR WCDMA – UE based • LTE1467: TDD Special Subframe Configuration 9 • LTE1495: Fast uplink link adaptation • LTE1496: eICIC .macro • LTE1335: 9.RL55 New Features Radio Resource Management and Telecom BTS Site Solution • LTE1042: Nominal Bitrate for non-GBR bearers • LTE1113: eICIC .micro • LTE1830: TDD downlink carrier aggregation enhancement • LTE1841: Inter-Frequency Load Equalization • LTE1919: TDD Intra-band Three Carrier Operation for Two-board Flexi Zone Micro BTS (Sprint) • LTE1920: TDD Intra-band Two Carrier Aggregation for two-board Flexi Zone Micro platform • LTE1926: Wimax coexistence with TDD LTE special subframe configuration 3 and 4 • LTE2050: Load triggered Idle Mode Load Balancing • LTE1531: Inter-frequency load balancing extension (RL45TD) Operability • LTE1768: MRO Ping Pong • LTE1808: Automatic PUCCH Capacity Optimization • LTE2020: PRACH Management Optimization for HetNet • LTE908: ANR Inter-RAT UTRAN .Fully UE based •LTE1474: Basic Multiradio BTS Boot-up • LTE1685: Neighbor Relation Robustness • LTE1821: Neighbor Detection Optimization for HetNet • LTE1822: PCI Assignment Optimization for HetNet • LTE1823: Neighbor Prioritization Optimization for HetNet • LTE1735: System Upgrade to RL55 • LTE1448: VLAN Scan Optimization • LTE1914: RIP (Received Interference Power) measurement report extension / Support RIP initiated alarms • LTE1076: Support of TLS 1.

Module Contents • RA4120-70A Learning Elements list • Introduction to the planning process • RL70/55 – New Features Overview • Roadmap Overview 18 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

Roadmap overview New release naming convention! RL70 is now also known as FDD-LTE15 Next future releases expected to be FDD-LTE 15a FDD-LTE 16 New naming convention synchronizes the Ran release with the Netact release For example: for FDD-LTE 16 the Netact release will be Netact 16 19 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 .

DL Interference Shaping MHz Radio Link Failure Triggered Handover UL Intra eNB CoMP Site Solutions Service based mobility Interference Aware Uplink Power Inter Frequency Load Equalization Inter eNB RF Sharing Control Site Solutions eNode B Power Saving C-Plane Overload Handling Extended RF Connectivity with Multilayer Configurations Flexi Metro RRH 2100 Flexi RF Module 6x60W 1800* Operational Excellence Mobility 3-RAT RF sharing 2G-3G & 2G-4G Mobility Robustness Optimization Inter RAT RAN Information Management Flexi Zone Micro BTS Support Operational Excellence MDT UE measurement logs Inter RAT Handover from WCDMA MDT Enhancements Flexi Multiradio BTS Antenna Rx RF-Sniffing eCS Fallback to CDMA/1xRTT HetNet Deployment Optimization Parameter Level Logging Inter RAT Handover to eHRPD Real Time KPI Monitoring MRO for Ping Pong Inter RAT ANR WCDMA – UE based Transport Transport Dual U-plane IP Addresses Timing over Packet with Phase Synch Source Based Routing in BTS TCP MSS Clamping SCTP Multi-homing Hybrid Synchronization Timing-over-Packet Resilience Backup IPsec tunnel 20 RA41201EN70GLA0 © Nokia Solutions and Networks 2015 . LTE (FDD) RRM & Telecom Roadmap RL60 RL70 FDD-LTE15 Under Planning Services User Experience & Radio Efficiency User Experience & Radio Efficiency Cell Resource Groups Downlink Carrier Aggregation 3CC -40 MHz Downlink Carrier Aggregation 3 CC .60 MHz Multimedia Priority Service Multiband Carrier Aggregation Flexible SCell Selection Nominal Bitrate Intra Frequency Load Balancing LTE eMBMS Capacity / Coverage eICIC / FeICIC LTE-UTRAN Load Balancing Downlink Carrier Aggregation 40 DL CoMP .

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