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3GCALL FLOW

3g network architecture

GSM/WCDMA common core with interfaces


Multimidea IP Networks

HLR/AUC HSS Other PLMNs EIR Gr Gc SGSN Gb TE R MT Um IuPS TE R MT Uu UTRAN IuCS Mc GERAN A MGW Gn SGSN Gn GGSN

2G RAN

Gp

Gf Gi

PS Domain
Gi Nb MGW

PSTN / Legacy / External

CS Domain
Nc

3G RAN
Applications & Services

Mc GMSC Server Signaling and/or Data

MSC Server

MAP MAP HSS HLR/AUC

Signaling

MSC

TSC

ADD
MGW-1 MGW-2

Cxt=1
T1 T4 T5

Iu to RNC

to ISDN

T6

Ctx=$ ADD(T$(MediaDes(LocalConDes(Mode=SR, BCP/BNCChar=AAL2, 3gup/mode=SUPP, 3gup/interface=RAN, 3gup/Initdir=IN), LocalDes(AMR, Req.BIR, Req.BA), RemoteDes(AMR)))) Figure 9-29: Adding the Termination toward the RNC

Ctx=1 ADDreply(T1(MediaDes(LocalDes(BIRT1, BAT1))))

BA and BIR is sent to the RNC as RAB assignment is ordered and Bearer Set-up is triggered.

Figure 9-30: Parameters in the ACCEPT reply

MSC

TSC

ADD
MGW-1 MGW-2

Cxt =1
T1 T2 T4 T5 T6

Iu to RNC

to ISDN

Ctx=1 ADD(T$(MediaDes(LocalConDes(Mode=RO, BCP/BNCChar=AAL2, 3gup/mode=SUPP, 3gup/interface=CN, 3gup/Initdir=OUT), LocalDes(TMR, USI, Req.BIR, Req.BA), RemoteDes(TMR, USI)))) Figure 9-31: Adding a Termination in MGW-1 toward the Core Network

Ctx=1 ADDreply(T2(MediaDes(LocalDes(BIRT2, BAT2))))

Figure 9-32: Acknowledgement of T2

MSC

TSC

ADD
MGW-1 MGW-2

Cxt =1
T1 T2

Cxt =2
T3 T4 T5 T6

Iu to RNC

to ISDN

Ctx=$ ADD(T$(MediaDes(LocalConDes(Mode=SR, BCP/BNCChar=AAL2, 3gup/mode=SUPP, 3gup/interface=CN, 3gup/Initdir=IN), LocalDes(TMR, USI), RemoteDes(TMR, USI, BIR, BA), BE_EVENT, SignalsDes(EstBNC)))) Figure 9-33: Adding a Termination in MGW-2 toward the Core Network

Ctx=2 ADDreply(T3) Bearer Set-up is triggered, ERQ is sent. After reception of confirmation (ECF): Ctx=2 NOTIFY(T3(ObsrvdEvntDes(BE_EVENT))) Ctx=2 NOTIFYreply(T3)

Figure 9-34: Acknowledgement of T3

MSC

TSC

ADD
MGW-1 MGW-2

Cxt =1
T1 T2

Cxt =2
T3 T4
T5 T6

Iu to RNC

to ISDN

Ctx=2 ADD(T4(MediaDes(LocalConDes(Mode=SR, BCP/BNCChar=TDM), LocalDes(TMR, USI), RemoteDes(TMR, USI))))

Figure 9-35: Adding a Termination toward the ISDN network

Ctx=2 ADDreply(T4)

Figure 9-36: Acknowledgement of T4

MSC

TSC

MODIFY
MGW-1 MGW-2

Cxt=1
T1 T2

Cxt=2
T3 T4 T5 T6

Iu to RNC

to ISDN

Ctx=2 MODIFY(T4(MediaDes(LocalConDes(Mode=SR, BCP/BNCChar=TDM, tdmc/ec=on))))

Figure 9-37: Insertion of an Echo Canceller in T4

Ctx=2 MODIFYreply(T4)

Figure 9-38: Acknowledgement of T4

MSC

TSC

MODIFY
MGW-1 MGW-2

Cxt=1
T1 T2

Cxt=2
T3 T4 T5 T6

Iu to RNC

to ISDN

Ctx=1 MODIFY(T2(MediaDes(LocalConDes(Mode=SR, BCP/BNCChar=AAL2, 3gup/mode=SUPP, 3gup/interface=CN, 3gup/Initdir=OUT))))

Figure 9-39: Through-connection in MGW-1

Ctx=1 MODIFYreply(T2)

Figure 9-40: Acknowledgement of Through-connection