Training program practical information

Schedule(s)DurationLocationFee
Not scheduled or full - keep me informed
1 day
Ghent, Belgium
1 and 2
€700.00
3 to 6
€630.00
7 and up
€560.00

Contact us if you want to organize a session in your own offices.

Overview

HFC networks are able to provide multiple services over a single coaxial cable. This 1-day course provides a basic overview of the elements in an HFC (hybrid fiber coax) network and the services over an HFC network. 

The target audience for this course are professionals from the different departments like marketing, finance, operations, project management, ... , who require a basic understanding of cable networks without too much technical details.

By attending this course they will have an insight of the technologies used in an HFC network. It will also give them an idea of the different possibilities and interactions between different services on an HFC-network.

What can you expect?

  • Understand the basic operation of an HFC network.
  • Insights in the world of IP and its future
  • A view on where and how fiber optics are used in an operator network
  • Get an idea on how wireless communication works
  • Understand how internet services are provided over an HFC network.
  • Understand how telephony services are provided over an HFC network.
  • See how multimedia services can be provided
  • Understand how television (analogue and digital) is delivered over an HFC network.
  • Get a view on some more possible services

Content

PART 1: INTRODUCTION

  • Operator's Network, Access Network, Backbone, Services

PART 2: INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP)

  • Introduction, Ip Network, IPV4, IPV6, IP QOS, Multicast, DNS, OTT, Net Neutrality

PART 3: OPTICAL NETWORKING

  • Optical Network, WDM/CWDM/DWDM, Fibre in HFC Network and Backbone, SONET/SDH, Ethernet

PART 4: WIRELESS COMMUNICATION

  • Spectrum, Wireless Link, Antennas, Duplexing Modes, Interference, LTE

PART 5: EURODOCSIS

  • Goal, Components, EuroDOCSIS 1.0/1.1/2.0/3.0/3.1 , DOCSIS vs. EuroDOCSIS

PART 6: VOIP

  • POTS, VoIP, Interface with PSTN, Security, Lawful Intercept

PART 7: (EURO)PACKETCABLE MULTIMEDIA

  • Goals, Architecture, Components, Examples

PART 8: DIGITAL CABLE TELEVISION

  • TV Signal, Compression, Digital Transport,  Conditional Access, Middleware, Services, Switched Broadcasting, TV over IP

PART 9: SERVICES

  • Wi-Fi community, Cloud, FMC, Power-line communication

Prerequisites

There are no specific prerequisites for this course.

Target audience : everybody from the cable industry.