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GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning

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GPRS/EDGE Network Planning

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Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

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Familiarize with the general principles of GPRS/EDGE network planning.

Grasp the methods of GPRS/EDGE capacity planning Grasp the information about the coverage, parameters, and signaling planning of the GPRS/EDGE network.

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GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning

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Contents
1. Planning Principle
2. Traffic Model 3. Capacity Planning (Um, Abis, Pb, Gb)

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4. Coverage Planning 5. Frequency Planning 6. Signaling Channel Planning 7. Parameters Planning

8. Dual-band Network Planning
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Contents
1. Planning Principle 2. Traffic Model 3. Capacity Planning (Um, Abis, Pb, Gb)

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4. Coverage Planning 5. Frequency Planning 6. Signaling Channel Planning 7. Parameters Planning 8. Dual-band Network Planning
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GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning

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Planning Principle

Take both the speech services and the data services into
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Fully utilize the existing GSM network resources. Ensure the quality of the GSM network to meet the requirements of the GPRS/EDGE services.

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Influence of GPRS/EDGE

Additional interference Change of signaling load More complicated radio resource allocation Adjustment of the traffic model and the overall planning

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Ltd. Abis. Infrequent data transmissions with a large amount of data. All rights reserved. Frequency Planning 6. such as several transmissions per hour and more than tens of thousands of bytes per transmission. Traffic Model 3. Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4. GPRS/EDGE features higher efficiency and utilization of radio resources.. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. No Spreading Without Permission 4 . Capacity Planning (Um. Parameters Planning 8.  ) :18pt   Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Coverage Planning 5. Signaling Channel Planning 7. Planning Principle 2. It is applicable to the services with the following features: Burst data transmissions at intervals much longer than the transmission delay Frequent data transmissions with a small amount of data.. Page8 Confidential Information of Huawei. Page7 35pt Basic Information of Capacity Planning  32pt Compared with the CS services. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Contents 1. Pb. Ltd. such as several transmissions per minute and less than thousands of bytes per transmission.

If the PCCCH access mode is used. Ltd.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Traffic Model  Currently. proportions of different services. All rights reserved.  Radio transmission model: coding scheme distribution and signaling overhead Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.  The GPRS/EDGE traffic model should be modified with the development of new services. parameter planning. the risk of traffic model mutation due to the introduction of new services should be avoided. Page10 Confidential Information of Huawei. because the GPRS/EDGE traffic model cannot be described simply by traffic volume (Erlang) per user. All rights reserved. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. distribution of services by time. No Spreading Without Permission 5 . In addition. 32pt  ) :18pt It is difficult to accurately predict the GPRS/EDGE traffic model. Page9 35pt Traffic Model  Pay attention to the following contents of the GPRS/EDGE traffic model:  32pt User model: total traffic volume of data services. Ltd. and distribution of services by space ) :18pt  Traffic model: length of packet and interval between packets of a single service. GPRS/EDGE and GSM share the CCCH.. there are great changes in the signaling channel planning..

GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Contents 1. Capacity Planning (Um.. Parameters Planning 8. Frequency Planning 6. Planning Principle 2.. Page12 32pt ) :18pt Confidential Information of Huawei. No Spreading Without Permission 6 . Pb. Ltd. All rights reserved. Abis. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. All rights reserved. Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4. Coverage Planning 5. Page11 35pt GPRS Capacity Budget Flow Begin Count Average Rate at IP Layer of PDCH Count “GPRS Channel” Bandwidth Count GPRS Service Busy Hour Traffic Volume per Subscriber (Erl) Count Cell Maximum Subscriber Quantity Count Static/Dynamic PDCH End Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Traffic Model 3. Ltd. Signaling Channel Planning 7.

 Use the double Iterative algorithm to calculate the maximum number of MSs in a cell. ) :18pt  Calculate the bandwidth of each GPRS channel. Ltd. Calculate the number of static and dynamic PDCHs required by actual GPRS services.. No Spreading Without Permission 7 .GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Capacity Planning Flow There are 6 steps for the GPRS capacity planning:  32pt Calculate the average bearing rate over the IP layer according to the data rate of each coding scheme and the ratio of each coding scheme to the overall coding schemes. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page14 Confidential Information of Huawei. ) :18pt   Calculate the number of PDCHs occupied by GPRS services.. Ltd. Calculate the traffic volume per GPRS MS in busy hours  Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page13 35pt Capacity Planning Flow  Calculate the maximum number of MSs per cell as follows:  32pt Determine whether the CS services and PS services are limited under a certain number of MSs. All rights reserved. All rights reserved.

Page16 Confidential Information of Huawei. Ltd.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Data transmission Plane Application IP/X.25 SNDCP LLC SNDC P 32pt IP/X..25 IP/X. No Spreading Without Permission 8 . All rights reserved. All rights reserved..25 relay GTP UDP/TCP IP L2 GTP UDP/TCP IP L2 Physical Layer Physical Layer GGSN L2 (MAC) LLC RLC ) :18pt RLC MAC Physical Layer MS    relay BSSGP MAC Network Service BSSGP Network Service Physical Physical Layer Layer Physical Physical Layer Layer Um BSS   Gb SGSN Gn Gi MAC: Media Access Control RLC: Radio Link Control LLC: Logical Link Control  BSSGP: BSS GPRS Protocol SNDCP: Sub-Network Dependency Convergence Protocol GTP: GPRS Tunneling Protocol Page15 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. 35pt RLC/MAC Block Generation Subscriber IP packet 32pt SNDCP PDU ) :18pt LLC PDU RLC/MAC block Subscriber data SNDCP head LLC head LLC FCS RLC/MAC head Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.

No Spreading Without Permission 9 .GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt IP Rate Calculate the PDCH carrier rate for each codec Ri:    32pt Suppose RLC is ACK mode,resending rate is R1 Suppose in the all blocks.the IP data is in series Suppose IP packet length is L ) :18pt   Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. All rights reserved. Page18 Confidential Information of Huawei. All rights reserved. Ltd..02 32pt    ) :18pt   Ri is IP rate of each PDCH (Kbps)=A2*8/T/1024 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page17 35pt IP Rate  B is LLC PDU BYTE carried on RLC data packet A1 is the total BYTE of N LLC PDU=(L+H1)*N A2 is the total BYTE of N IP packet=L*N M is the minimal RLC blocks for sending N LLC PDU=「A1 / B」 T is the time for sending N LLC PDU=(M+『M*R2』+ 『M*R1』)*0. Ltd.. R2 percent is RLC/MAC control block Suppose LLC frame format is :IP data+H1 Suppose at least for N blocks .

Ltd.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt IP Rate  Put in the proportion of each codec Pi; Get the IP rate of each PDCH: 32pt  ) :18pt RAvg= Pi  Ri Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. All rights reserved.. Page19 35pt IP Rate  Parameters input: 32pt ) :18pt Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page20 Confidential Information of Huawei. All rights reserved. No Spreading Without Permission 10 . Ltd..

166V_IP=9.92 8. All rights reserved.92 / 1024=8.92s ) :18pt  V_IP= 320×10 ×8 / 2. Ltd. No Spreading Without Permission 11 .98Kbps 「 」 round up, 『』 round down Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.56 CS3 15.73 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.4 50 3370 3200 68 1.33 CS4 21.56 Kbps  VGb=1. Page22 35pt IP Rate Coding mode Um Physical Level Rate(Kbps) B: RLC Bytes For LLC PDU(Bytes) A1: N LLC PDU Bytes =(L+H1)*N A2: N IP Packets Bytes=L*N CS1 9.74 14..05 20 3370 3200 169 CS2 13.02 4.37 32pt ) :18pt M: RLC Block Nummber for N LLC PDU=[A1 / B] T: Time For N LLC PDU=(M+「M*R2」+「M*R1」)*..6 36 3370 3200 94 2.36 V_IP:IP Rate For PDCH(Kbps)=A2*8/T/1000 5.42 10. All rights reserved. Ltd. Page23 Confidential Information of Huawei.4 30 3370 3200 113 2.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt IP Rate Calculation of CS2:  A1 = (320+9+4+3+1)×10 =3370字节  M =「 3370 / 30 」=113 块  T = ( 113 + 『113×20%』+『113×10%』)×20ms= 32pt 2920ms=2.

8 28 3370 3200 121 3.19 MCS7 44.2/29. No Spreading Without Permission 12 .38 10.10 32pt ) :18pt M: RLC Block Nummber for N LLC PDU=[A1 / B] T: Time For N LLC PDU=(M+「M*R2」+「M*R1」)*.6 44 3370 3200 77 1.023. All rights reserved.28 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. All rights reserved... Ltd.58 43. Page25 Confidential Information of Huawei.25 MCS8 54.4 27.64 39.4 136 3370 3200 25 0.18 21.06 MCS9 59.8 31.98 V_IP:IP Rate For PDCH(Kbps)=A2*8/T/1000 6.2 148 3370 3200 23 0.98 12.63 32pt ) :18pt A2: N IP Packets Bytes=L*N M: RLC Block Nummber for N LLC PDU=[A1 / B] T: Time For N LLC PDU=(M+「M*R2」+「M*R1」)*.2 13.96 37 3370 3200 92 2.50 MCS4 17. Page24 35pt IP Rate Coding mode Um Physical Level Rate(Kbps) B: RLC Bytes For LLC PDU(Bytes) A1: N LLC PDU Bytes =(L+H1)*N A2: N IP Packets Bytes=L*N MCS5 MCS6 22.14 7.58 V_IP:IP Rate For PDCH(Kbps)=A2*8/T/1000 15.8 112 3370 3200 31 0. Ltd.8 22 3370 3200 154 MCS2 MCS3 11.82 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.6 56 3370 3200 61 74 3370 3200 46 1.021.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt IP Rate Coding mode Um Physical Level Rate(Kbps) B: RLC Bytes For LLC PDU(Bytes) A1: N LLC PDU Bytes =(L+H1)*N MCS1 8.6/14.

00 Abis idle timeslot 0 0 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 0 0 1 1 32pt MCS2 MCS3 MCS4 MCS5 MCS6 MCS7 MCS8 MCS9 CS1 CS2 CS3 CS4 ) :18pt Average Rate at IP layer Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.56 10. Page27 Confidential Information of Huawei.025 10% 144 8.63 15.50 12. Page26 35pt Capacity Planning  Data Input: Voice Service GOS Voice Service Busy Hour Traffic Volume per Subscriber (Erl) GPRS User Penetration GPRS Busy Hour Required Bandwidth per Subscriber (bps) Rate at IP Layer (kbps) 2% 0.125 1.10 5. Ltd.25 39. All rights reserved.18 8 32pt ) :18pt GPRS Service Peak-to-average Force Ratio GPRS Service GOS GPRS Busy Hour Required Bandwidth per Subscriber Considering Peak-to-average Force Ratio (bps) PDCH Channel Occupied by Each Connection of GPRS Service Each "GPRS Channel" Bandwidth (kbps) GPRS Service Busy Hour Traffic Volume per Subscriber (Erl) PDCH Channel Multiplex Count GPRS Channel Bandwidth = Rate at IP Layer (kbps)/PDCH Channel Multiplex Count Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co..19 31. No Spreading Without Permission 13 .73 8.37 Proportion 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 20% 80% 0% 0% 8.00 0.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt IP Rate Code Scheme MCS1 IP Rate 6..28 7.96 10.00 25% 2% 180 0. All rights reserved.82 21.06 43. Ltd.33 14.

Ltd. 35pt Capacity Planning  Pb,Gb,Abis Interface Calculation  32pt Pb Interface is related to PDCH quantity and configuration Gb Interface is related to total throughput Abis Interface is required to be configured enough idle timeslots to support high rate of code scheme   ) :18pt Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.64 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 4 PDCH Calculation:   “GPRS Channel” Quantity = ERLANG-B(GPRS Service Traffic Volume,GOS) PDCH = "GPRS Channel" Quantity* Each "GPRS Channel" Bandwidth (kbps)/ Rate at IP Layer (kbps) Page28 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.10 0. Page29 Confidential Information of Huawei.05 5.. All rights reserved.04 7 13 21 28 2.00 21.80 14.20 16. All rights reserved.28 2.93 20.38 13.70 10.19 9.09 5.71 1.00 2.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Capacity Planning  Data Output: Avail able TCH/P DCH Count Cell Maximum Subscri ber Quantit y Cell Voice Service Traffic Volume (Erl) TCH Quan tity GPRS Service Traffic Volume (Erl) "GPRS Channel" Quantity PDCH Quan tity Stat ic PDCH Stat ic PDCH Dyna mic PDCH 32pt Cell TRX Quan tity 1 ) :18pt 7 14 22 29 116 295 557 801 2.91 7. No Spreading Without Permission 14 . Ltd..

Page30 35pt Example  Total static PDCH: (1024*8)*5% = 410. All rights reserved. All rights reserved. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. No Spreading Without Permission 15 . N>4)   One E1 can support 60 packet channels (CS4) Number of Pb interface E1s = 615/60+2*2≈ 15 pcs  Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.166*V_IP. Ltd. Page31 Confidential Information of Huawei.. Ltd. 32pt  Static PDCH are 5% of all the channels and dynamic PDCH are 5% of all the channels. dynamic PDCH activation ratio is 50% ) :18pt  V_IP is 8kbps and VGb is 1. total dynamic PDCH: 410 32pt   ) :18pt Active PDCH: 410+410*50%=615 In Pb interface  Minimum number of RPPU = 615/120 ≈ 6 pcs Number of RPPU actually configured = 6+2 = 8 pcs (N+2 backup..GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Example  Suppose PCU connect to one BSC which contains 1024 carriers.

4Mbps)  Number of Gb interface E1s = 615*9.328Kbps/1. Page33 Confidential Information of Huawei. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd.166*V_IP = 9. Pb.328 Kbps  Minimum number of RPPU = 615*9. Abis.. Coverage Planning 5. No Spreading Without Permission 16 .4Mbps data rate (2Mbps×70% =1.. Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4. 35pt Contents 1. Planning Principle 2. Traffic Model 3. Frequency Planning 6. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Example  In Gb interface  32pt Gb interface rate at physical layer (VGb) = 1.4Mbps + 4 ≈ 5+4 = 9 pcs Page32 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.328Kbps/(8Mbps*70%) ≈ 2 pcs ) :18pt  Number of RPPU actually configured = 2+1 = 3 pcs (N+1 backup)  One E1 can support about 1. Capacity Planning (Um. All rights reserved. Signaling Channel Planning 7. Parameters Planning 8. Ltd.

the GPRS/EDGE network coverage has the following characteristics:   Same EIRP Except the body loss. No Spreading Without Permission 17 . The BER performance mentioned later refers to the BLER. the coverage areas under different coding schemes are different. The coverage area analysis is based on the similarity between the two parameters in the GPRS system and 32pt ) :18pt the two parameters in the GSM system.  For different coding schemes on the same channel. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. For the same BER on the same channel. Ltd. other loss between the transmit end and the receive end is the same as that in the GSM system. Page35 Confidential Information of Huawei. The GPRS/EDGE services are mainly affected by the C/I instead of the receiver sensitivity. Page34 35pt Coverage Planning  32pt Compared with the GSM network coverage. All rights reserved. All rights reserved. C/N determines the signal transmission quality (bit error rate BER or block error rate BLER).. CS-3 coverage area CS-2 coverage area ) :18pt  CS-4 coverage area CS-1 coverage area Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Coverage Planning  The valid coverage area is subject to two parameters: signalto-noise ratio (C/N) and signal strength.. the BERs are different. Ltd.

Ltd. Page36 35pt Coverage Planning  For the signal level requirements of various channel types under GMSK modulation scheme (common BTS) GSM900 GSM 900 Transmission Conditions Channel Type TU50 TU50 RA250 Static (no FH) (ideal FH) (no FH) PDTCH/CS-1 dBm -104 -104 -104 -104 PDTCH/CS-2 dBm -104 -100 -101 -101 PDTCH/CS-3 dBm -104 -98 -99 -98 PDTCH/CS-4 dBm -101 -90 -90 * USF/CS-1 dBm -104 -101 -103 -103 USF/CS-2 to 4 dBm -104 -103 -104 -104 PRACH/11 bits dBm -104 -104 -104 -103 PRACH/8 bits dBm -104 -104 -104 -103 32pt ) :18pt HT100 (no FH) -103 -99 -96 * -101 -104 -103 -103 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. the network coverage in CS2 coding scheme is 80% of the network coverage of speech services. Ltd. 32pt  ) :18pt When the BLER is lower than 10%. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. the network coverage in CS1 coding scheme is the same as the network coverage of speech services. Page37 Confidential Information of Huawei. All rights reserved. No Spreading Without Permission 18 . All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Coverage Target  When the BLER is lower than 10%...

. Ltd. Confidential Information of Huawei.. Page38 35pt Coverage Planning  For the signal level requirements of various channel types under GMSK modulation scheme (MS) GSM900 Transmission Conditions Channel Type Static dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm -104 -104 -104 -101 -104 -104 -104 -104 Tu50 (no FH) -104 -100 -98 -90 -101 -103 -104 -104 Tu50 (ideal FH) -104 -101 -99 -90 -103 -104 -104 -104 Page39 32pt ) :18pt RA250 (no FH) -104 -101 -98 * -103 -104 -103 -103 HT100 (no FH) -103 -99 -96 * -101 -104 -103 -103 PDTCH/CS-1 PDTCH/CS-2 PDTCH/CS-3 PDTCH/CS-4 USF/CS-1 USF/CS-2 to 4 PRACH/11 bits1) PRACH/8 bits1) Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Coverage Planning  For the signal level requirements of various channel types under GMSK modulation scheme (common BTS) DCS1800 DCS 1 800 Transmission Conditions TU50 TU50 RA130 Static (no FH) (ideal FH) (no FH) -104 -104 -104 -104 -104 -100 -100 -101 -104 -98 -98 -98 -101 -88 -88 * -104 -103 -103 -103 -104 -104 -104 -104 -104 -104 -104 -103 -104 -104 -104 -103 32pt Channel Type ) :18pt PDTCH/CS-1 PDTCH/CS-2 PDTCH/CS-3 PDTCH/CS-4 USF/CS-1 USF/CS-2 to 4 PRACH/11 bits PRACH/8 bits dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm HT100 (no FH) -103 -99 -94 * -101 -103 -103 -103 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. No Spreading Without Permission 19 .

35pt Coverage Planning  For the C/I requirements of various channel types under GMSK modulation scheme.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Coverage Planning  For the C/I requirements of various channel types under GMSK modulation scheme. DCS1800 DSC1800 MHz Transmission Conditions Channel Type TU1. Ltd.. GSM900 GSM 900 Transmission Conditions TU3 TU3 TU50 TU50 RA250 (no FH) (ideal FH) (no FH) (ideal FH) (no FH) 13 9 10 9 9 15 13 14 13 13 16 15 16 15 16 21 23 24 24 * 19 10 12 10 10 18 9 10 9 8 8 8 8 8 10 8 8 8 8 9 Page40 32pt Channel Type ) :18pt PDTCH/CS-1 PDTCH/CS-2 PDTCH/CS-3 PDTCH/CS-4 USF/CS-1 USF/CS-2 to 4 PRACH/11 bits1) PRACH/8 bits1) dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. All rights reserved. No Spreading Without Permission 20 . Ltd.5 (ideal FH) 9 13 15 23 10 9 9 8 TU50 (no FH) 9 13 16 27 10 9 9 8 Page41 32pt TU50 (ideal FH) 9 13 16 27 10 9 9 8 RA130 (no FH) 9 13 16 * 10 7 10 9 ) :18pt PDTCH/CS-1 PDTCH/CS-2 PDTCH/CS-3 PDTCH/CS-4 USF/CS-1 USF/CS-2 to 4 PRACH/11 bits1) PRACH/8 bits1) dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm dBm Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.5 (no FH) 13 15 16 21 19 18 9 8 TU1.. All rights reserved. Confidential Information of Huawei.

Coverage Planning 5. Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4. the requirement is the same as the C/I requirement of voice quality level 3. All rights reserved. Page43 Confidential Information of Huawei. the coverage area of the GPRS network is about 80% of that of the GSM network. No Spreading Without Permission 21 . you can analyze the GPRS network coverage based on the existing GSM network coverage and voice quality. In CS1 coding scheme. Page42 35pt Contents 1.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Coverage Planning  The quality and C/I relationship rxqual C/I[dB] 0 23 1 19 2 17 3 15 4 13 5 11 6 8 7 4 32pt  When the BLER in CS1 coding scheme is lower than 10%. Traffic Model 3. Signaling Channel Planning 7. the coverage area of the GPRS network is almost the same as that of the GSM network. Frequency Planning 6. Parameters Planning 8. the requirement is the same as the C/I requirement of voice quality level 4. Pb. Abis. All rights reserved. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. When the BLER in CS2 coding scheme is lower than 10%. Planning Principle 2.. Therefore.. Ltd. In CS2 coding scheme. Capacity Planning (Um. ) :18pt   Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. as the C/I is improved.

1X1. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. the BCCH carrier does not use the power control. Page44 35pt Frequency Planning  On the existing network. concentric cell. The requirement of capacity planning in the early stage is not high. and power control need not be considered 32pt  ) :18pt during frequency planning. All rights reserved. Therefore.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Frequency Planning  Determine the frequency reuse pattern based on the C/I requirement. considering the multi-timeslot capability Page45 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. and available bandwidth. MRP. If the PDCH is configured on the TRX carrying the BCCH.. factors such as 1X3. the C/I of TCH on the BCCH meets the requirement of GPRS services.  If the TRX carrying the BCCH is configured with baseband frequency hopping.. Ltd.  There is no additional interference brought by data services to the GSM services. The 4X3 frequency reuse pattern is used. No Spreading Without Permission 22 . All rights reserved. capacity planning requirement. According to the coverage planning. of the GPRS MS. the advantages of PDCH configuration on the BCCH frequency are as follows:  32pt ) :18pt The C/I can meet the requirement of GPRS network coverage. all the PDCHs must have the same MAIO Confidential Information of Huawei. frequency hopping techniques. DTX. Ltd. frequency hopping.

Page46 35pt Frequency Planning  When the PDCHs are insufficient even if all the TCHs on the BCCH are configured as PDCHs. use frequency hopping to reduce the MS' requirement on C/I 32pt ) :18pt  When the EDGE network is configured with baseband frequency hopping. can configure PDCHs on other TRXs. all the TRXs participating in the frequency hopping must support EDGE services..GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Frequency Planning  If the PDCH is configured on the non-BCCH frequency. expected. for the GPRS network.  If frequency hopping is used. Page47 Confidential Information of Huawei. All rights reserved. and concentric cell techniques. All rights reserved. Ltd. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.. as the TCH uses the power control.  32pt The C/I probably cannot meet the requirement of GPRS network coverage. frequency hopping does not have the benefits as Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. the PDCHs on the same TRX must have the same MAIO and HSN. ) :18pt  Data services may bring about addition interference to the GSM services. Ltd. In this case. No Spreading Without Permission 23 . This will decrease the service area of the speech services. However. DTX. tight frequency reuse.

. Ltd. Parameters Planning 8.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Contents 1. Coverage Planning 5. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Pb. Signaling Channel Planning 7. Page49 Confidential Information of Huawei. All rights reserved. Ltd. All rights reserved.. 32pt ) :18pt  Utilize the radio channel resources more appropriately and efficiently. Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4. Abis. Page48 35pt Signaling Channel Planning  Determine whether capacity expansion is required on the basis of the configuration and load of the network as well as the increase of signaling load after GPRS/EDGE services are introduced. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Capacity Planning (Um. No Spreading Without Permission 24 . Frequency Planning 6. Traffic Model 3. Planning Principle 2.

. Ltd. ) :18pt  Determine whether the CCCH capacity expansion is required on the basis of the network load. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. ) :18pt  According to the GPRS/EDGE traffic model. Page50 35pt Signaling Channel Planning  Obtain the number of WAP users and the number of Internet users through capacity planning. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Signaling Channel Planning  Calculate the capacity of signaling channels based on the network configuration. No Spreading Without Permission 25 . 32pt  According to the GPRS/EDGE traffic model.. All rights reserved. calculate the increment of signaling channel load per Internet user after GPRS/EDGE services are introduced in the GPRS/EDGE signaling process and data transfer process. 32pt  Calculate the total increment of the signaling channel load after the GPRS/EDGE services are introduced. calculate the increment of signaling channel load per WAP user after GPRS/EDGE services are introduced in the GPRS/EDGE signaling process and data transfer process. Page51 Confidential Information of Huawei.

you need to consider that the CS paging messages of some PDPACTIVE GPRS MSs will be retransmitted because these MSs cannot listen to the PCH during the data transfer process.. All rights reserved. Page52 35pt Signaling Channel Planning  To avoid AGCH congestion. the capacity expansion of the RACH and PCH is unnecessary. Ltd. However. Gs interface support  Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Increase the number of reserved AGCH blocks (pay attention to the PCH load). No Spreading Without Permission 26 . Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. you can use the following methods:  32pt Use non-combined CCCH configuration mode. more AGCHs should be configured to support the GPRS services. 32pt ) :18pt  According to the current network conditions. ) :18pt  Use PCCCH as early as possible..GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Signaling Channel Planning  When calculating the increment of paging channels. All rights reserved. Ltd. Page53 Confidential Information of Huawei. Configure multiple non-combined CCCHs.

32pt  ) :18pt However. Capacity Planning (Um. No Spreading Without Permission 27 . Abis. Pb. Coverage Planning 5. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page55 Confidential Information of Huawei. with the increase of GPRS users. Page54 35pt Contents 1. the RA size and the number of packet paging messages should be reduced to decrease the PCH load. Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4.. Parameters Planning 8. Planning Principle 2. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Signaling Channel Planning  The allocation of the routing area (RA) also affects the planning of signaling channels. Traffic Model 3. and then determine whether to reallocate the RA . Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. Ltd.  Check whether the PCH is overloaded and whether the traffic volume of packet paging is oversized according to the traffic measurement results. All rights reserved. Frequency Planning 6.. Signaling Channel Planning 7. the RA can be the same as the LA. Currently.

Ltd.. Page56 35pt Other Parameters  Defaulted Coding Scheme Coding Scheme Conversion Threshold GPRS/EDGE Cell Reselection Parameter 32pt   ) :18pt Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. All rights reserved. Page57 Confidential Information of Huawei. Ltd. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Parameters Planning  DRX_TIMER_MAX T3192 PAN_DEC、PAN_INC、PAN_MAX 32pt   ) :18pt Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. No Spreading Without Permission 28 ..

. Page59 Confidential Information of Huawei. Frequency Planning 6. Ltd. Ltd. Signaling Channel Planning 7. which affects the quality of the PS services. All rights reserved. Capacity Planning (Um. No Spreading Without Permission 29 . Gb) 32pt ) :18pt 4. Abis.. the network cannot use the service handover method as used in the GSM network to switch the traffic to the GSM900 network. Pb. Traffic Model 3. the GPRS/EDGE services are concentrated on the GSM1800 network. leading to network congestion. However. ) :18pt  The coverage of the GSM1800 network is poor. Dual-band Network Planning Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. However. Coverage Planning 5. the network cannot actively switch the traffic to the GSM900 network. if the traffic on the GSM1800 network are preferred. Planning Principle 2. Parameters Planning 8. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page58 35pt Dual-band Network Planning  The impact of GPRS/EDGE services on the dual-band network is as follows :  32pt In the dual-band network.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Contents 1. All rights reserved.

Page61 Confidential Information of Huawei. Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.  ) :18pt  The dynamic PDCHs released after the handover can be used for the GPRS/EDGE services. use the following methods :  32pt Configure more dynamic PDCHs on the GSM1800 network. No Spreading Without Permission 30 . Ltd.. Page60 35pt Dual-band Network Planning  System performance counters: counters used to measure the processing capability and data throughput capability of the system 32pt  ) :18pt Maintenance counters: counters used to measure the exception conditions of the system  Reference counters: counters related to the traffic model Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. trigger the handover of the speech services occupying the dynamic PDCHs to the GSM900 network. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Dual-band Network Planning  To solve the problem of GPRS/EDGE traffic congestion on the GSM1800 network. Ltd. When the GPRS/EDGE traffic congestion on the GSM1800 network occurs. All rights reserved..

. All rights reserved. Page62 35pt GPRS/EDGE Planning Case 32pt ) :18pt Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.  32pt Mean length of LLC PDUs (by uplink and downlink) Uplink and downlink TBF overhead on CCCH PDCH utilization rate Uplink TBF establishment rejects  ) :18pt   Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Dual-band Network Planning  The following two indexes are quite important for planning.. All rights reserved. Page63 Confidential Information of Huawei. No Spreading Without Permission 31 . Ltd. Ltd.

All rights reserved. No Spreading Without Permission 32 .56 25% 1% 24.6bps 3600 Page64 BH Bandwidth per subscriber of EDGE (bps)  Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Also be able to cater for 2 TS in the uplink direction and 4 in the download direction. BH Bandwidth per subscriber of GPRS (bps)  100 (kbits) 1000  70%  19.5 Page65 32pt Code Style Speed (kbps) Subs.56 10. 35pt Planning Case  GPRS network planning data input: CS GOS CS Traffic (ERL) Penetration of GPRS subscribers BH Bandwidth per subscriber of GPRS (bps) Average bear speed on layer IP (kbps) Peak Average Ratio of GPRS GPRS GOS BH Bandwidth (consider Peak Average Ratio) per subscriber of GPRS (bps) 2% 0. Per.. All rights reserved.0145 10% 19. Ltd. Confidential Information of Huawei.. 32pt  ) :18pt Expect averages of 100 Kbits for GPRS and 250 Kbits for EDGE (UL: 30% and DL:70%) for each subscriber under high load.37 0% 100% 0% 0% ) :18pt Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.6bps 3600 250 (kbits) 1000  70%  48.6 8.33 14. Ltd.73 8.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Planning Case  GPRS throughput should be CS1 to 4 and EDGE should support MCS1 to MCS9. CS1 CS2 CS3 CS4 5.

0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 32pt ) :18pt BH Bandwidth per subscriber of EDGE (bps) Average bear speed on layer IP (kbps) Peak Average Ratio of EDGE EDGE GOS BH Bandwidth (consider Peak Average Ratio) per subscriber of EDGE (bps) Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.63 15. Ltd.10 Subs. Ltd.05 0. Per.18 25% 1% 60.50 12..19 31..92 7.38 0.0145 5% 48.57 0.06 43. Page67 Confidential Information of Huawei.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Planning Case  GPRS network planning result: Available number of TCH/PDC H 7 14 22 29 Max Min CS Number Number subscri Number Number traffic of of bers of of per static dynami per PDCH static PDCH c PDCH cell(Erl) cell PDCH 201 509 961 1383 2. Page66 35pt Planning Case  EDGE network planning data input: CS GOS CS Traffic (ERL) Penetration of EDGE subscribers 2% 0.39 13.82 21.94 20.25 39. No Spreading Without Permission 33 .6 21. All rights reserved.98 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 32pt TRX Number per Cell ) :18pt 1 2 3 4 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co.80 0.75 Code Style MCS1 MCS2 MCS3 MCS4 MCS5 MCS6 MCS7 MCS8 MCS9 Speed (kbps) 6.28 7. All rights reserved.96 10.

94 20. Ltd. No Spreading Without Permission 34 . All rights reserved.92 7.34 Min Numbe r Number of of static static PDCH PDCH 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 Number of dynamic PDCH 1 1 1 1 32pt TRX Number per Cell ) :18pt 1 2 3 4 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Page68 35pt Planning Case  Total PDCH configuration: 32pt Number of TRX per Sector ) :18pt EDGE and GPRS Dedicated TS 0 1 1 1 Dynamical allocated (Switchable) to EDGE TS 3 3 3 3 1 2 3 4 Copyright © 2011 Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd.10 0.39 13.. All rights reserved.GPRS EDGE External PCU Radio Network Planning 35pt Planning Case  EDGE network planning result: Available number of TCH/PDCH 7 14 22 29 CS Numb Max traffic er subscrib per of ers per cell cell(Erl) PDCH 201 509 961 1383 2.05 0.26 0..17 0. Page69 Confidential Information of Huawei.

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