An introduction to ATM.
WAN technology overview, ATM advantages
The big woolly cloud, ATM and the seven layer model, ATM multiplexing, Cell switching principles, PVCs, SVCs, VPI's and VCI's, ATM switching, ATM standards.
Supported physical layers, ATM interfaces, SDH, Alternatives to SDH,POS.
ATM interfaces, ATM cells, Cell headers, ATM addressing.
What the Adpatation layer does, AAL1 to AAL5 levels, QoS and CoS, CBR, VBR, ABR, UBR.
Min Cell rate, Peak Cell rate, Burst tolerance, Sustainable Cell Rate, CDVT.
ATM Forum, ITU-T, UNI, NNI, User to User, PNNI, ILMI
Uses of ATM (ATM Higher layers) RFC 1483, RFC 1577 "Classical IP", NHRP, LANE, MPOA, Voice over ATM.
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This structured training course seeks to build upon workbook learning through the use of group exercises, dynamic discussion and individual tasks in order to deliver an engaging and interactive module that will ensure all candidates are able to transfer their new skills into the workplace.