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WiMAX operability SOLUTION

Release 1, Marko Siiskonen / BBW, WiMAX

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Operability solution
• Architecture • OMS • NetAct

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Could this be Nokia’s operating service center for 15 WiMAX networks around the world ?

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Nokia WiMAX operability solution • Overall system level centralized management solution instead of Box management • Advanced NW planning solution (as in Nokia WCDMA RAN) • High efficient network management • Fast BTS plug and play adoption to network • No configuration work on the BTS site • Mass operations • To change parameter by configuration plan. • Same operability network management system product as used in Nokia WCDMA.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials . manage software to 100s of NE by couple of mouse clicks etc… • Very scalable Operability solution (40…10ks base stations) • High Re-usage of Nokia current Operability sub-solutions (NetAct and network elements) brings more reliability • Same operability architecture as used in Nokia WCDMA RAN. GSM. etc… • Support for DSL world monitoring systems (alarms & statistics) Company Confidential 4 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

3rd party data collector Company Confidential 5 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials . ….Nokia WiMAX management architecture. mobile • BTS and ASN GW • Network element specific element manager (EM) functionality • Connection to OMS BTS EM CLI AAA • Operation & Maintain Server (OMS) • Centralizes and mediates O&M traffic • Basic alarm monitoring and PM reporting.. • Interface for Nokia and 3rd party NMS GPS ASN-GW R6 HA SNM P BTS OM NWI3 BTS OM SNMP • NetAct • Centralized management for Nokia and non Nokia network elements • North Bound interface for global management cluster • Centralized • • • • • • Fault Management Performance management Software management Hardware management Configuration management Security management NetAct (OSS) EM SNMP ASCII.

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .. 3rd party data collector Company Confidential 6 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename. • Interface for Nokia and 3rd party NMS GPS DSLAM DSL NT Copper access BRAS HA SNM P SNMP • NetAct • Centralized management for Nokia and non Nokia network elements • North Bound interface for global management cluster • Centralized • • • • • • Fault Management Performance management Software management Hardware management Configuration management Security management BTS OM NWI3 NetAct (OSS) EM SNMP ASCII. ….Nokia WiMAX management architecture. fixed • BTS • Network element specific element manager (EM) functionality • Connection to OMS BTS EM AAA • Operation & Maintain Server (OMS) • Centralizes and mediates O&M traffic • Basic alarm monitoring and PM reporting.

.n) identifies cell inside one BTS • Map coordinates • to identify BTS in Auto-connection functionality • ASN GW ID • Longer version of the ASN GW ID (24bit NW ID + 24bit ASN GW ID) • OMS ID • Longer version of the OMS ID (24bit NW ID + 24bit OMS ID) Company Confidential 7 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Network element ID • BTS ID • Longer version of the BTS ID (24bit NW ID + 24bit BTS ID) • CELL ID. base station (BS) ID • 24bit NW ID + 24bit CELL ID • Globally unique • Local cell ID • number (1.

Plan based parameter management Company Confidential 8 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

State management Company Confidential 9 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

busy Idle Idle Idle Idle disabled “by user” disabled “by user” disabled “faulty” / other bysystem status.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials [X731] .State management Administrative state: unlocked/locked Local cell state: Operational state: unblocked/blocked Enabled/disabled state status Cell Availability state: active/inactive Usage state (TBD with vendor) Unlocked Unlocked Locked Locked Unlocked Unblocked Blocked Unblocked Blocked Unblocked enabled disabled “by user” active inactive inactive inactive inactive idle. Company Confidential 10 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename. active.

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Performance management Company Confidential 11 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Performance management 3’rd party data collector NDW Reporter GUI NetAct   60min measurement periods 7 days history Reporter GUI Sums up to 60min periods automatically OMS summing The short measurement period reports in the same report tree as the reports from the NetAct database. SNMP mediator OMS report engine GUI Very basic browsing functionality   5-60min measurement periods 1-3 days history (depends on the measurement period) BTS or ASN GW Master O&M Element manager Company Confidential 12 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

Fault management Company Confidential 13 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

Software management Element Manager Element manager NetAct 2) Download Request NWI3 Agent 1) Download SW If needed O&M Server SW manager SW file server FT P Server BT S BT S BT S BT S BT S BT S BT S BT S ASN ASN 4) Download GW SW files Hard Drives Company Confidential 14 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Hardwaremanagement Company Confidential 15 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .License management Licence Files NetAct NE specific Licence Files BTS Manager Tester PC Licence File Repository OMS License file distributi on tool BT S O& M I/F BTS / ASN GW Licence based Application Licence based Application BT S O& M I/F Licence Management tools N WI 3 Optional Feature Management tools N WI 3 master OM R&D Parameter File Temporary Licence File Repository Licence File Repository Feature Status Repository BTS Property File Company Confidential 16 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

OMS More details also from OMS program/solution manager Jussi Kinnunen Company Confidential 17 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

What is OMS? • • • Next Generation NEMU is called OMS OMS is Based on Linux (RH) / FlexiPlatform OMS is NEMU functionality with improvements • • • • • Architecture changes Security Improvements Scalability option Redundancy option SA option MCP18-B for RNC HP Proliant DL 360 or 365 Standalone HW for Wimax/I-HSPA systems ATCA HW for Next Generation RNC • OMS SW runs in different HW platforms • • • Company Confidential 18 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

. 10-30 % of SW I-HSPA Add Common NET components in future! EMT. Common RN application layer FS O&M framework (FP4 Convergence ED) FlexiServer FlexiPlatform Base platform (FP4) Hardware (MCP18-B / HP Proliant) Company Confidential 19 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename. MGW) WiMax O&M services for DMX based Nes NWI3.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .OMS O&M architectural domain O&M applications for DMX based NEs (e. lisence management. ATCA-RNC/RNC. PM partly.g.. DX alarms. major parts of Plan management .State Handling…. BTS SW management.

NE3S in future? OMS (2nd gen.OMS for WiMAX 3rd party NMS SNMP (FM&PM) Global NetAct AL Regional future issue ? Spare & upgrade OMS for several O&M servers NetAct EM/ EM EMs EMI WEB UI NWI3 now. Services Services Services HW x Services Services Topo HW logy mng Device Mediator Layer SW mng FM PM CM Plan mng License mng Sec mng Protocol Mediation O&M Control Plane User Plane ASN GW EM T Future issue ? Nokia WiMAX BTS Company Confidential 20 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials 3rd BTS . NEMU) Topo logy HW mng SW mng FM PM CM Plan Licen Sec mng Mng mng X mng TERMS Intelligent Mediation FlexiPlatform base services High Log SW Availab.

Operability architecture OMS in different HW platforms RNC (IPA HW) O M S O M O U M S NetAct NWI3 / NE3S later Next gen.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials . optional for mini nets ( FM/PM) O M U O M U I-HSPA OMS (HP Proliaant) WiMAX OMS (HP Proliant) EMT interface or correspond BTS O&M interf BTS O&M interf BTS O&M interf BTS O&M interf I-BTS BT S Adapter RNC SW OMU SW BTSs Company Confidential 21 © 2005 Nokia BTSs I-HSPA BTSs WiMAX BTSs ASN GW V1-Filename. RNC (ATCA HW) O M S O M O U M S SNMP inter.

Nokia NetAct OSS overview More details also from OMS solution manager Sami Jalonen Company Confidential 22 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

Network Planning and Configuration.). transmission. feature rich functionality and an integrated management system for all 2G and 3G elements (BSS.Manage the whole network with Nokia NetAct™ "The real benefits of Nokia NetAct and operator services are OPEX reduction. RAN. Vendor Manager/NMS. etc. Administration. O2 UK • One management system for all technologies • GSM / EDGE BSS • WCDMA RAN 2G access network Circuit-switched and IN network • WiMAX • circuit-switched & packet core WiMAX BTS WiMAX BTS • MSC IN Intranet GMSC PSTN Multivendor network integration Network and Service Assurance. core.Michael Bisceglia. etc • ISP SGSN ASN GW WiMAX access service network ISN Internet Company Confidential 23 © 2005 Nokia Packet-switched network V1-Filename." BTS BTS BSC .ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Nokia NetAct™ Framework • Integrated network and service management system for GSM/GPRS/EDGE/3G/WiMAX networks • Modular. scalable and open solution for operating mobile networks • Supports operator processes • Provides smooth management evolution towards a more service oriented world Reporting Configuring Monitoring Optimising Planning Service Management Security & System Management Adaptation Subscription Management Multiservice. Multitechnology & Multivendor Networks Company Confidential 24 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

Nokia NetAct Administrator • NetAct Administrator to ensure the system security and easier system management tasks • • • • • • • • • • • • • Company Confidential 25 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials Network Editor Time Management Workstation Supervision Security management Centralised user management Software Management NE Remote backup DNS Management Audit Trail Backup solution Firewall and VPN Manager DNS management with NameSurfer Supervision Framework Toolkit .

Purpose of NetAct Monitor Applications • Forward alarm information to external tools for further processing • Investigate and mange the alarm situation with flexible tools Trouble Ticket System Fault Management Platform • Filtering & correlation to concentrate on the cause of a fault situation Alarm Database • Store alarm events in a database • Collection of alarm events from different elements and vendors O&M Network NE NE NE NE Company Confidential 26 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

. Adaptations • Full integration with Modifiable Alarm Manual and Explanation Dialog (information on correlated alarms). Postprocessing AlarmPostprocessing event correlation Alarm event collection BSS NSS RAN Company Confidential 27 © 2005 Nokia PaCo .. maintenance region.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .. alarm number and object class • open several monitors simultaneously • print selected alarms from the list • define updating period of alarms • directly access to the network element managers Reporting Reporting Monitoring Tools Network View Managed Event List Object List BSC … MSC RNC PaCo . • With Alarm History user can access the NetAct database and make different kind queries • The user can control alarm flow from network to database or alarm handling application with Alarm correlation and filtering feature V1-Filename.NetAct Monitor Overview OSS/J TT 3GPP CORBA ASCII Alarm ASCII Alarm Interface NB Interface Forwarding Forwarding To email • Top-level User Interface • • • • User-specified views for visualisation of the entire network Colour coded Alarm Status Monitoring Content Northbound Interfaces • Alarm Monitor Presents the active alarm situation in a list sorted by alarm severity and time stamps The user can • acknowledge and cancel alarms • define the monitoring criteria for network elements..

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .NetAct Reporter Overview Global Reporter NDW DB Report Browser Report Builder KPI Browser Nokia NetAc t Regional Reporter PM DB • Global Reporter is a centralised long-term network data warehouse • Stores PM data as well as other data for various network technologies and GSM vendors • Enables the operator to analyse the performance of its network with PM DB Regional Reporter PM DB Regional Reporter • Meaningful long term reports • From TRX level to PLMN level • Most of its data are preaggregated usually along time and object dimensions Normansville Downtown South • Same tools as in NetAct Regional Reporter Downtown West Company Confidential 28 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Benefits of Nokia NetAct Reporter • Handle different reporting needs within different operator´s business processes • Management reports • Network performance reports • Reports to support Troubleshooting • Multi Vendor network reporting • Integration with other management tools • Enables the operator to analyse the performance of its network with • Meaningful long term/short term reports • From TRX level to PLMN level • Powerful and user-friendly tools • Global/Regional with same tools Company Confidential 29 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

Network Development & Optimisation with Nokia • Successful network development and optimization require an effective combination of management and planning tools. reporting and analysis • • PM Development Service Benchmarking & Performance Analysis Network planning • • NetAct Planner Network Evolution Consulting Configuration Management • CM Development Service • The Nokia solution for radio network development and optimization consists of separate components that form a complete network feedback and tuning loop at the Nokia NetAct level • • NetAct Reporter NetAct Monitor Statistical Optimization • Nokia NetAct Optimizer • Optimization Services • • NetAct RAC NetAct PCC Company Confidential 30 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename. services and training • Efficient network management operations contribute to higher profitability Performance monitoring.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .

deletion. export and editing • Plan creation.Nokia NetAct Radio Access Configurator • Fully integrated 2G BSS & 3G RAN & WiMAX configuration management • Efficient plan-based management • Actual and plan data storage • Plan import.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials SGSN . splitting and merging • Plan and actual data repository services • Template handling • Mass modification • Network interaction • Database and network consistency maintenance • • • • • • • Upload Event handling Send to network for 2G • Plan implementation in the network Download Pre-activation Activation Fallback • Dedicated functionality for common tasks • Site creation • Adjacency management • Site rehosting Company Confidential 31 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

5G and 3G networks • and it has ready made two-way interface with Network Management System • secures fast Revenue from new services • through verification of network’s ability to bear new service Company Confidential 32 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename. planning.Nokia Integrated Network Planning NetAct Planner Nokia NetActTM Planner • responses to today’s planning process • by supporting network dimension. capacity expansion objectives • lowers OPEX • as it is an integrated planning tool for 2G.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials . roll-out. 2.

ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .Nokia NetAct Optimizer Network-wide optimisation of the radio access network • Helps to reach the optimal performance and quality targets • Manual optimisation • GIS based 2G & 3G adjacency management • Browser based management • Statistical optimisation based on network measurements and dedicated algorithms • Advanced Visualisation • Automated Adjacency Management • Performance Optimisation • Traffic Balancing • Network consistency maintenance • Geographical NW visualisation and analysis Company Confidential 33 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

roamers vs. from where in the network. corporate customers.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials . multi-vendor networks • Traffica provides real-time visibility over the end-users activity and service usage. etc. what problems they have • the details of calls and other activities. Traffica will show you… • how much subscribers are using the services. for each subscriber • the usage and problems per mobile type • the activity of user groups. home subscribers.Nokia NetAct Traffica Focusing on users and service usage Real-time traffic monitoring and analysis tool • Traffica focuses on live traffic and subscriber activity for multi-technology. in the whole network or down to cell level • For example. at what time. Company Confidential 34 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.

Thank You Company Confidential 35 © 2005 Nokia V1-Filename.ppt / yyyy-mm-dd / Initials .