Carrier Ethernet Basics

TCT/Telecomms | Candidates: 8 | Duration: 2 days | £918.00 +VAT

Carrier Ethernet - its the next big thing in Telecoms

Get ahead with your understanding by attending this course

This course looks at the "core" technology of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) which has been used to develop and implement three major applications; virtual private networks (VPN) and other Internet Protocol Virtual Private Networked Services. Other services for example, Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS), and Ethernet based multipoint to multipoint communications.


Running over 2 days, this course examines carrier Ethernet, core service provider traffic engineering, Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) techniques and Long Term Evolution (LTE) - the sessions on the course are delivered intensively with use made of worked examples and case studies..



"I was a bit apprehensive that I wouldn't be able to keep up with the rest of the group but Colin, the course tutor, immediately put me at my ease on what is a technical subject: Adam Phipps,course delegate, spring 2011"


This 2 day course is primarily aimed at telecomms engineers, managers, operations staff, and indeed, anyone who needs to understand quickly, the core technologies and applications of MPLS and carrier Ethernet as deployed in public networks


- MPLS Overview

- Architecture and Operation

- Packet Forwarding Applications

- MPLS VPLS- The Network Architecture and Operation

- MPLS IP-VPN Architecture and Applications

- MPLS-TE Architecture and Applications

- The limitations of traditional Ethernet in the Service Provider Network

- MEF, IETF and ITU-T Standards

- Ethernet-based Services

- Scalability and QoS enhancements

- Fault and Performance Management

- Operations, Administration, and Management (OAM)

- Resilience and Restoration in Carrier Ethernet

- Carrier Ethernet Transport Options

- Carrier Ethernet and MPLS Interworking


Although there is no formal assessment, delegates can take the optional examination.


All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance with successful delegates who pass the optional examination will receive a Total Comms Training certificate with a unit credit towards their next booked course with Total Comms Training



This course is subject to vat and is inclusive of all examination fees.

The course is delivered at an introductory level and is suitable for those with a a basic understanding of networks.



Our pledge to you is that Total Comms Training will never be beaten on price.

We will price match and go that extra mile by offering you an additional 5% discount off any genuine written "like for like" quotation.


Terms and conditions apply - Price match will be given once a like for like written quotation is received and is within a 30mile radius of our training centre in Harlow, Essex.

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