Seminars > TR108-4: GSM - Global System for Mobile CommunicationCode: TR108-4 Radio Communications
Dipl.-Ing. Reiner Stuhlfauth, Rohde & Schwarz
GSM (Global System for Mobile communication) is a real worldwide standard, meanwhile networks are installed in more than 150 countries all over the world using GSM in different frequency bands. From a technical point of view the different GSM versions in each band are very similar.
In this two day seminar the special technical features of the mobile networks will be presented. Furthermore it focuses on the transmission technique via the radio interface.
Historical development of the standard and its present-day status
Overview of Multislot operation modes: HSCSD, GPRS and EDGE
Tasks of a Mobile Station in a GSM network
Architecture of the network and interaction of its components
Aspects of security
Time Division Multiple Access and Frequency Division Multiple Access
Influence of fading on the RF channel
Physical and logical channels
Signal protection by Forward Error Correction (FEC)
OSI model and its realisation in the GSM layers 1 to 3
GSM signalling aspects: Radio Resource, Mobility Management and Call Control
Engineers and technicians working in development, production, quality assurance and service shops and technically interested sales staff of GSM terminals.