PIP40 - ATM - how it works?

Course duration: 
2 days

Evolution of Switching Technologies

ATM requirements

Advantages/disadvantages of ATM in comparison with other transmission technologies

ATM Layer

Integration of ATM in existing transmission technologies (PDH, SDH)

Virtual path and virtual channel concept(VPI/VCI)

ATM multiplexing (ATDM)

Structure of ATM cells

Service adaption of ATM (AAL)

ATM traffic contract

Service category and traffic parameters

Quality of service (loss ratio, delay time)

Diagnostics and maintenance of ATM

Concept of alarming

Performance measurement and availability

ATM services

Integration of speech and data in the ATM core network

Frame Relay, circuit emulation and other speech services

ATM product overview

Samples of ATM hardware from various manufacturers