Subject description - AE2B32PPS

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AE2B32PPS Network Planning and Operation Extent of teaching:2+2c
Guarantors:  Roles:PO,V Language of
Teachers:  Completion:Z,ZK
Responsible Department:13132 Credits:6 Semester:L


The subject expands knowledge obtained in precedent studies on such issues as network planning, network design, network constructions and network operation. The attention is further given to the legislation in telecommunications and to the business aspects of telecommunications.

Study targets:

Student will understand relations between technology, market and legislation, their well-balanced relations are the basis of todays successful operation of telecommunication networks. Students will acquire some skills to use in operational practice

Course outlines:

1. Introduction. Definition of telecommunications. Development of telecommunications.
2. Liberalization of telecommunications market.
3. Telecommunications legislation - state administration of telecommunications.
4. Telecommunications legislation - regulation of telecommunications.
5. Telecommunications legislation - standardization in telecommunications.
6. Telecommunication services.
7. Telecommunications services market.
8. Telecommunication netwoks and services manangement.
9. Process framework ITIL.
10. Other selected process frameworks.
11. Fundamementals of telecommunication network planning.
12. Fundamementals of telecommunication network design.
13. Business planning of telecommunications operator.
14. Reserve lecture.

Exercises outline:

1. Introduction. Organizational issues. Telecommunication companies evaluation - assignment.
2. Calculation of the recovery of investment in the telecommunications equipment.
3. Change management in telecommunications.
4. Structure and activities of telecommunications operator.
5. Excursion of telecommunications operator.
6. Evaluation of world leading telecommunication company - presentation I.
7. Evaluation of world leading telecommunication company - presentation II.
8. Process management - introduction.
9. Business process modelling.
10. ITIL Incident Management / Problem Management
11. ITIL Change Management
12. Telecommunications networks design I.
13. Telecommunications networks design II.
14. Reserve excercise.


[1] Green, H.J.: The Irwin Handbook of Telecommunications. 5. vyd. New York, NY, USA: McGraw-Hill, 2006. 768 s. ISBN 0-07-145222-2
[2] Schoening, H.M.: Business Management of Telecommunications. 1. vyd. Upper Saddle River, NJ, USA: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005. 683 s. ISBN: 0-13-098388-8
[3] Jones, N.V.: Telecommunications Management. 1. vyd. College Station, TX, USA: Publishing, 2004. 300 s. ISBN 1-58939-619-7


Assessment conditions: presence, successful check test and successful presentation of the semester project. The exam is written and oral. The minimum requirement is 60% correct answers to the given questions.



Telecommunications - Telecommunications network - Planning - Design - Operations - Telecommunication Service - Business - Legislation - Telecommunications Equipment - Company?s Infrastructure

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
BEEEM1 Applied Electrical Engineering V 6
BEEEM_BO Common courses V 6
BEEEM2 Electrical Engineering and Management V 6
BEKYR1 Robotics V 6
BEKYR_BO Common courses V 6
BEKYR3 Systems and Control V 6
BEKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V 6
BEKME4 Network and Information Technology PO 6
BEOI1 Computer Systems V 6
BEOI_BO Common courses V 6
BEOI3 Software Systems V 6
BEOI2 Computer and Information Science V 6

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