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ZXWR RNC Structure and Principle

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External Interfaces of RNC


ZXWR RNC Functional Units
ZXWR RNC Subracks
ZXWR RNC Features
ZXWR RNC Configuration
ZXWR RNC Cable Connection
UTRAN Structure

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RNC RNC

NodeB NodeB NodeB NodeB

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External Interfaces of RNC

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OMC-B

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RNC
OMC-R RNC

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External Interfaces of RNC


ZXWR RNC Functional Units
ZXWR RNC Subracks
ZXWR RNC Features
ZXWR RNC Configuration
ZXWR RNC Cable Connection
ZXWR RNC Appearance
Blank panel

Power supply

Cooling fan

subrack
Cable tray

CE
19 inch standard rack
One rack includes four Dust coverage
layer subracks, and
one subrack includes ZXWR RNC
seventeen slots
Dimension:2000600800mm
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External Interfaces of RNC


ZXWR RNC Functional Units
ZXWR RNC Subracks
ZXWR RNC Features
ZXWR RNC Configuration
ZXWR RNC Cable Connection
ZXWR RNC Appearance

Blank panel

Power supply

Cooling fan

subrack
Cable tray

CE
19 inch standard rack
One rack includes four Dust coverage
layer subracks, and
one subrack includes ZXWR RNC
seventeen slots
Dimension:2000600800mm
ZXWR RNC Subrack Structure

Uses BCTC as Backboard ,takes charge of


Control subrack processing RNC control plane (RCB&RSB), and also
includes ROMP,CLKG,CHUB. CHUB has the function
of Switching data.

Uses BUSN as Backboard,takes charge of


Resource subrack processing RNC user plane (RUB) and includes
GIPI, APBE. If there are more than two resource
subracks, switch subrack is needed to switch data.

Uses BPSN as Backboard,takes charge of level


Switch subrack
1switch , supplies switch unit for user plane.

Uses BUSN as Backboard ,supplies kinds of


Interface subrack interfaces, such as E1,STM-1,channelized STM-
1,POS and so on.
Functional Units of RNC

Process control
Provide E1 or plane signaling
STM-1 interface and user plane
Iu Processinginformation

CN Unit
Responsible for
Access Switchi
general
Iur ng O&M Unit
Unit processing and
Unit implement
RNC O&M control
provides a large-capacity
and non-blocking IP Peripheral
Iub switching unit for system device
control management, Enviromnet
monitoring
communication between monitor
unit
service processing and alarm
NodeB boards and traffic
connection among PWRFAN
multiple Access units

STM-1 E1 10/100M Ethernet RS485


O&M unit

ROMB : RNC Operation & Mentanence Board


Responsible for global process handling of RNC.
Responsible for O&M proxy of whole RNC.
Managing states of each board, collecting information about each
board, and maintaining global static data of whole RNC.
Running RPU module to process routing protocol.
CLKG : Clock Generator

responsible for the clock supply and external synchronization

SBCX: X86 Single Board Computer

Storing the log and performance data


Access unit

DTB : Digital Trunk Board


DTB is used to provide E1 interface, and it also supports T1
interface by changing configuration. One of the DTB board
provides 32*E1.

IMAB : Inverse Multiplex of ATM Board

IMAB supports IMA protocol and circuit switch processing.

SDTB: Sonet Digital Trunk Board

SDTB supports channelized STM-1 interface. One of the SDTB


can provide 1*STM-1(63*E1).
Access unit

APBE : ATM Process Board Enhanced

Providing ATM interface of 4STM-1;


Supporting 622M switching capacity and completing AAL2
and AAL5 termination of STM-1 physical interface in RNC;

GIPI : GE IP Interface

GIPI provides FE, and GE interfaces and accomplishing IP interface function.


1*GE optical or electrical interface or
4*100M FE electrical interface
Access Unit
EIPI : E1 IP Interface

EIPI provides the IP access based on E1 (working with DTB


and SDTB). EIPI do not have the external interfaces itself.
One EIPI and two DTB work together, providing at most sity-
four E1 interfaces.
One EIPI and two SDTB work together, providing one STM-1
interface.

APBI : ATM Process Board With IMA

Supporting at most 64 E1 and 31 IMA groups, working with DTB


and SDTB to implement the IMA processing of E1 and CSTM-1
interface
Providing four STM-1 external interfaces, supporting the traffic of
622 M, and implementing the AAL2 and AAL5 termination of RNC.
Swtiching unit -- level 1 switching unit

maximum 40G switching capacity responsible for


user plane data switching and converging.

GLI : Gigabit Line Interface


Providing 4 GE ports and each GE port works in 1+1 backup mode.
GE ports of adjacent GLIs provide GE port backup.

PSN : Packet Switch Network

Bi-directional user data switching capability, 40 Gbps in each direction


Switching unit -- level 2 switching unit
Responsible for control plane signaling switching and converging

UIMC : Universal Interface Module of BCTC

Accomplish internal ethernet switching function in the control


subrack.
UIMU : Universal Interface Module of BUSN
Accomplish internal ethernet switching and circuit switching in
the resource subrack

GUIM : GE Universal Interface Module


It works with the 1 G resource subrack, implementing the function
of RNC level-2 switching subsystem user plane switching.

CHUB : Control HUB


Accomplish the control information converging among subracks.
Processing unit

RCB : RNC Control plane processing Board

IuIubUu interface control plane protocal processing;


Radio resource management;

RUB: RNC User plane processing Board

IuIubUu interface user plane data processing;


Peripheral devices monitor unit

PWRD : Power Distributor


Power distribution;
Monitoring and controlling the environment temperature and
humidity, smog, infrared (alarm for illegal intrusion) and fans.

ALB : Alarm Box

Alarm box will send the different level alarms according to


different fault situations of the system in order to be managed
and intervened in time by the equipment management personnel.
ZXWR RNC Subrack Control Subrack
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
R R R R R R R R U U R R C C C C
C C C C C C C C I I O O L L H H
B B B B B B B B M M M M K K U U
C C B B G G B B

Board function
RCB:RNC control board, process the signal of Iux and Uu.
UIMC: Universal Interface Module of Control, realize the
Ethernet switch among the subracks.
ROMB:RNC Operating & Maintenance Board
CLKG: Clock Generator, supply the system clock
CHUB: Control HUB, converge the control signal among the
resource subracks.
ZXWR RNC Subrack Resource Subrack
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
S A A R R R R G G G G R R R R G
B P P U U U U U U I I U U U U I
C B B B B B B I I P P B B B B P
X E E M M I I I

Board function
RUB:RNC User Board, process the protocol of user plane.
GIPI:GE IP Interface ,provide FE, and GE interfaces
APBE:ATM process board enhanced version, provide STM-1,
STM-4 interface
SBCX: O&Munit, storing log, storing performance data
GUIM: Universal Interface Module of BUSN, realize the
Ethernet switch among the subracks
ZXWR RNC Subrack Switch Subrack
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
G G G G P P U U
L L L L S S I I
I I I I N N M M
C C

Board function

GLI: Gigabit Line Interface, adapt physical layer, process IP


packet and manage traffic volume
PSN: Packet switch network, manage core switch.
UIMC: Universal Interface Module of Control, realize the
Ethernet switch among the subracks
ZXWR RNC SubrackInterface Subrack
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G D S G D S A D S D S A D S A D S A A I A G G S S A I A I I E
I T D I T D P T D T D P T D P T D P P M P U U D D P M P M M I
P B T P B T B B T B T B B T B B T B B A B I I T T B A B A A P
I B I B E B B E B E B E E B E M M B B E B E B B I

Board function
APBE : ATM process board enhanced version, provide STM-1, STM-4
interface
IMAB: supply the IMA function
DTB: realize E1 interface
SDTB: realize channelized STM-1 interface
GIPI: realize GE interface
GUIM: switch data among the boards in the subrack.
EIPI:interface board of RNC. It belongs to the access unit, providing the IP
access based on E1 (working with DTB and SDTB).
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External Interfaces of RNC


ZXWR RNC Functional Units
ZXWR RNC Subracks
ZXWR RNC Features
ZXWR RNC Configuration
ZXWR RNC Cable Connection
Large Capacity2 Racks for 1 Million Subscribers

Modularity design, ATM/IP


ZXWR RNC 2 Racks Capacity gateway function, transmission
and bandwidth convergency.
Subscribers 1 Million RAU can expand independently
to provide access interface, easy
Traffic Vol. 52,500Erl
for future evolution to IP UTRAN.
BHCA 7,000k
ZXWR RNC
Switch Capacity 80Gbps
Iu Throughput 6,100 Mbps rack1 rack1 rack2
Iub Throughput 6,600 Mbps L Resourc L Resource L Resource
e shelf 1 shelf 1 shelf
1
Max. Node B 1,900 L Control L Control L Control
2 shelf 2 shelf 2 shelf
Max. Cell 5,700 L control L
L
3 3 shelf 3
L L Resource L Switch
Iub Throughput6.6Gbps shelf shelf
4 4 4
No.1 in the Industry
ZXWR RNC Product Characteristic
ZXWR RNC
ZXWR RNC product characteristic

High integration, large capacity, full configuration of


one million subscribers needs only two racks.
All-IP configuration, various interfaces
Support ATM/IP dual protocol stacks, provides
ATM UTRAN and IP UTRAN network configuration

ZXWR RNC support IP UTRAN

Reduce the transport resource by ATM-IP gateway function.


Easier evolution to all IP UTRAU by the rich interfaces such
as IP over E1, ATM over E1/STM-1, IMA E1/channelized
STM-1, POS, FE, GE etc. ZXWR RNC interface shelf
Same hardware platform with CN

ZXWN CN Board list

C U S M A I V T D C
M L I P N P W T M S T P G H S
P T S L U D
K M B I B F C R N F
E
B G E B D B B I N I B T
C C

All RNC boards are same with CN!

ZXWN RNC Board list

R C U R R A I R M D P G C
O L I C G P M U R T S L H
M K M B U B A B B E N I U
G B E B C B
ZXWR RNC Rich Interfaces
STM-1POS/ RNC Access Unit RNC Switch RNC O&M Unit
100E/1000M ETHER Unit
(ETHER/SDH/ATM)
Iur/Iu/Iub GIPI ROMB
UIM
E1
(LINK)
Iur/Iu/Iub DTB ICM
CHUB
CSTM1/E1
(SDH/LINK) RNC Processing Unit
Iub SDTB

GLI RCB

IMAB

STM1ATM/E1 RUB
(SDH/ATM)
PSN
Iur/Iu/Iub
APBE

ZXWR RNC has the interface boards such as


APBE,GIPI,IMAB,SDTB&DTB etc.
ZXWR RNC supplies the rich interface type including E1,IMA
E1,STM-1,CSTM-1,POS,FE,GE to realize the IP UTRAUN
configuration.
ZXWR RNC Easy Capacity Expansion

rack1 rack1
Resour rack1 rack2
L L Resour
ce L
Resour
L Resour
1 1 ce shelf ce
shelf 1 shelf 1 ce shelf
L Control L Control L Control L Control
2 shelf 2 shelf 2 shelf 2 shelf
L L Control L control L
3 3 shelf
3 shelf 3
Resour
L L Resour L L Switch
ce
4 4 ce shelf 4 shelf 4 shelf

300 650 One million


thousands thousands subscribers
subscribers subscribers
High reliability

Design Reliability

User Plane adopt


Switch plane resource pool
adopt double- The key module 1+1
plane backup, others N+1
backup

MTBF<1h/20
Remote online
years
monitor

Real time
Alerting Alerting data stored
Function time > 3 month
Easy to O&M

Easy to O&M Software


Flexible report
form customized
upgrade
online
On-line
board
Control shelf Friendly testing
Machine
interface
Resource shelf
Remote
O&M
Switch shelf

WAN
Remote O&M
Center
O&M O&M O&M
client client client
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External Interfaces of RNC


ZXWR RNC Functional Units
ZXWR RNC Subracks
ZXWR RNC Features
ZXWR RNC Configuration
ZXWR RNC Cable Connection
ZXWR RNC System Structure
Control Signal
DTB IMAB Data Signal
G
SDTB U GIPI
I
APBE M
Interface Shelf
GLI
P


S
RCB N
U GLI
CHUB
CLKG I
M
C UIMC
ROMB Main
Control Shelf Switch Shelf

GIPI 1) CHUB, ROMB, CLKG only


G
SBCX in main control shelf
APBE U 2) SBCX only in main
I resource shelf
RUB M Main
Resource Shelf
Control Shelf Configuration Principle

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CHUB, ROMB and
R R R R R R R R U U R R C C C C CLKG each config 1
C C C C C C C C I I O O L L H H
B B B B B B B B M M M M K K U U
pair for one RNC office
C C B B G G B B (1+1backup) in the
R R R R R R R R main control shelf.
U U M M C C C C
Other control shelves
I I P P K K H H
M M B B G G B B only have UIMC and
2 3 1 2 1 2 RCB boards.

Name Full Name Configuration Principle Backup Principle

ROMB RNC Operating & Maintenance Board Each RNC 1 pair 1+1

Depends on BHCA of the control plane


RCB RNC Control plane processing Board 1+1
traffic model
CHUB Control plane HUB Each RNC 1 pair 1+1
CLKG Clock Generator Each RNC 1 pair 1+1

UIMC Universal Interface Module of Control plane Each control shelf 1 pair 1+1
Resource Shelf Configuration Principle

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S A A R R R R G G G G R R R R G
Each RNC office has 2 GIPI
B P P U U U U U U I I U U U U I
C B B B B B B I I P P B B B B P (1+1) for OMCB in slot 11/12
X E E M M I I I of main resource shelf.
R R R R R R R R Each RNC office has only 1
S G G G G M M G
V I I U U N N E SBCX board in slot 1/2 of
B M M M M I I R main resource shelf.
1 1 1 2 C C

Name Full Name Configuration Principle Backup Principle

RUB RNC User plane processing Board Depends on user plan traffic model N+1

GIPI Gigabit IP Interface Provides 1 GE or 4 FE interfaces Load sharing or 1+1

APBE ATM Process Board Enhanced Provides 4 ATM STM-1 interfaces Load sharing

SBCX X86 Single Board Computer Each RNC 1 pic no


Interface Shelf Configuration Principle
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
(S) (S) I (S) (S) I G G (S) (S) I I (S)
D D M D D M U U D D M M D
2 GUIM(1+1) for internal
T T A T T A I I T T A A T
B B B B B B M M B B B B B switching.
R R R R R R R R R Interface boards depend on
D D D D G G D D D networking requirements.
T T T T U U T T T
B B B B M M B B B
1 2

Name Full Name Configuration Principle Backup Principle

DTB Digital Trunk Board Provides 32 E1 Load sharing

SDTB Sonet Digital Trunk Board Provides 1 CSTM-1 Load sharing or 1+1

APBE ATM Process Board Enhanced Provides 4 ATM STM-1 Load sharing

IMAB IMA Board Processing 64 IMA E1, 1IMAB+2DTB, 1IMAB+1SDTB Load sharing

EIPI E1 IP Interface Processing 64 IPoE1, 1EIPI+2DTB, 1EIPI+1SDTB Load sharing


Switch Shelf Configuration Principle

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
G G G G G G P P G G G G G G U U Each GUIM has 2 GE, and
L L L L L L S S L L L L L L I I each GLI has 4 GE, so 1 GLI
I I I I I I N N I I I I I I M M
C C can connect two resource
R R shelf or interface shelf.
U U (1acitve GLI 2 active GUIM
I I
M M
1 standby GLI 2 standby
2 3 GUIM)

Name Full Name Configuration Principle Backup Principle

PSN Packet Switching Network 1 pair in switch shelf 1+1

Each pair of GUIM(2 GE) corresponding to 1


GLI GE Line Interface
GLI (4 GE)
1+1

Universal Interface Module of Control


UIMC plane
1 pair in switch shelf 1+1
RNC Configuration Parameter
Primary Secondary Optional
Total Users
Total amount of TRXs
Equivalent traffic of
Total Node B Iub Macro-diversity ratio data in busy hour
Traffic load per user System congestion ratio Average throughput of
Key boards redundancy each TRX
Traffic load of VT/user.
GPS clock support Common channel flow
Average data capacity
per TRX
per user in busy hour. Language of document
Average TRX/Node B
Ratio of DL data vol. Environment monitor
GPS receiver support
Iub transmission type Alarming system
Average AAL2 PVC per
Type of ATM Iub SDTB backup Node B
Number of ATM Iub
E1 cable type
Type of IP Iub
Trans. type of Iu / Iur

Primary parameter: Parameter that must be provided by customer and filled.

Secondary parameter: Necessary for some project and not necessary for others.

Optional parameter: Maybe changed according to customers requirement


ZXWR RNC Minimum Configuration

Application Scenario
Telecom exhibition, test project, trial project.
Iub support all E1, all FE and hybrid access.
No board redundancy.
SBCX is configured as log server.
Capacity supported by minimum configuration

Max Fixed capacity Typical capacity

Node B / E1/STM- UserKVoice Video Data traffic/ BHCA/


Cell 1 Traffic/user traffic/user user (bps) user
Erl (Erl)

30 / 90 30/4 40 0.03 0.003 1000 4.68


ZXWR RNC Minimum Configuration

Front Plane Back Plane


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External Interfaces of RNC


ZXWR RNC Functional Units
ZXWR RNC Subracks
ZXWR RNC Features
ZXWR RNC Configuration
ZXWR RNC Cable Connection
Cabinet Power Cable Installation

External Power Cable


External power cable connects the cabinet-top filter
with the external DC distribution cabinet.

Connection
S.N. Cable Qty. End A End A
23 - 48 V Power Cable 2 Blue: Filter Blue: Local 48 V power
48 V input distribution box output
24 - 48 V Power Cable 2 Black: Filter Black: Local 48 VGND DC
48 VGND power distribution box output
input
Cabinet Power Cable Installation

Power Cable for Power Distribution Plug-in Box


To facilitate the connection of the power cable and the
ground-ing cable, each ZXWR RNC rack is designed
to bear one 48 V cable in-lead box on the top of the
rack.
Connection
Users neednt install cable of the power distribution
box. Its pre-installed before delivery.
Cabinet Power Cable Installation

Power Cable for Fan Shelf/Fan Plug-in Box


The power cable of cabinet-top fan shelf conducts
48 V that the busbar outputs to the fan monitoring
board.
Cabinet Power Cable Installation

Power Cable for Service Plug-in Box


The service plug-in box leads in -48 V with the 6-core
power socket. The cable falls into two parts: External
line and internal line. The external line connects from
the busbar to the plug-in box filter, while the internal
line connects from plug-in box power filter to the
backplane.
Cabinet Grounding Cable Installation

Grounding description
Grounding cable includes the grounding copper cable
of the shelf, the grounding cable of the cabinet door,
and the protection ground tandem cable inside the
cabinet.

S.N. Cable Qty. End A End A


4 Grounding copper cable 4 Plug-in box PE port Grounding copper busbar
of the shelf
Grounding cable of 2 Cabinet grounding Cabinet door
cabinet door cable port
Protection ground 1 Cabinet-top Safety ground of the
tandem cable inside the protection ground equipment room
cabinet
Intra-cabinet Line Installation

Application Scenario
The intra-cabinet line falls into the internal cable and
internal fiber. Usually, internal lines are ready before
delivery.

Cable Classification
Clock Cable
Interconnection Cable on Control Plane
Interconnection Fiber on User Plane
PD485 Cable and Fan Monitoring Cable
Out-of-cabinet Line Installation
Application Scenario
Monitoring System Cable
Monitoring system cable include: Fan plug-in box monitoring
cable, environment monitoring transfer cable, door control
monitoring cable, infrared monitoring cable,
temperature/humidity monitoring cable, and smoke monitoring
cable.
Ethernet Cable
Ethernet cable implements the external Ethernet
connection to Node B operation and maintenance center
and ZXWR RNC operation and maintenance center.
External Fiber
External fiber is used to connect CN and Node B.

E1/T1 Cable
E1/T1 cable is used to implement the external connection
from the ZXWR RNC to the CN.
Inter-cabinet Cable Installation

Application Scenario
Inter-cabinet Cable
Inter-cabinet Fiber