5G RAN Training: Technology & Preliminary Planning

5G Wireless Technology Training
  • Course:5G RAN Training: Technology & Preliminary Planning
  • Course ID:5GTUTE Duration:3-4 days Where: Your Office (7+ Persons)
  • Available as a private, customized course for your group at your offices or ours and in some cases as a WebLive(TM) class.

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Course Outline

  • 5G RAN Training: 5G RAN Services Overview
    • Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications
    • Device-to-Device (D2D) communications
    • IoT and 5G
    • Cloud Radio Access Networks (C-RAN)
    • mmWave (Millimeter Wave) approach
  • 5G RAN Training: Technologies
    • The available 5G spectrum
    • The propagation model for 2.5 GHz, 3.6 GHz, 5 GHz, 26 GHz and 60 GHz
    • LTE-TDD overview
    • LTE-LAA technology
    • 5G air interface overview
    • Interference Cancellation (IC): Mitigation features and algorithms
    • Modulation enhancements
    • Adaptive modulation and coding enhancements
    • Single frequency full duplex radio technologies
    • Beam-forming and massive MIMO technology
    • Heterogeneous Networks (Het-Nets)
    • Radio Resource Management (RRM) enhancements
    • Massive MIMO principles
  • 5G RAN Training: 5G Preliminary Planning
    • 3GPP LTE-A optional features for enabling 5G
    • Smart cells: Small cell approach (available optional features)
    • Planning 5G coverage: Link budget analysis for mmWave
    • Planning LTE-A for 5G coverage: Link budget analysis up to 5 GHz spectrum
    • Planning 5G capacity: Requirements for different services
    • Planning 5G throughput considerations
    • Planning Li-Fi parameters and channel modeling
    • NB-IoT technology air interface description (MAC and physical layer)
    • LTE-A and 5G planning for IoT coexistence: Capacity and coverage
    • Improving RACH accessibility for LTE-A, IoT, and 5G
    • (Optional) Li-Fi small cells indoor planning: Coverage and capacity considerations
    • (Optional) 5G NB-IoT over satellite: Technical requirements and ITU recommendations
    • (Optional) 5G NB-IoT over satellite: Parameter and planning configurations
  • 5G RAN Training; Wrap-up
    • Course Recap
    • Discussion
Course Overview

Course in a Nutshell

In this in-depth, three-day (four-day, including the optional topics) 5G RAN Training workshop, you will study the 5G RAN technologies and preliminary planning issues. The course is continually updated to synch with the state-of-the-art of the technology, standards, and planning techniques.


Customize It!

We can tailor this 5G RAN Training workshop to include or exclude certain topics, to make it shorter or longer, or to make it more or less technical to suit your audience.


Audience / Prerequisites

Aimed At

This 5G RAN Training workshop will benefit technical specialists, network planners, hardware/software designers, and others in business or government who need to understand the 5G technology and planning issues in some depth.



Basic knowledge of the current wireless and mobile communications systems and standards including LTE and LTE-A.