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TEMS Investigation
Drive Test Workshop
Makassar
14 June 2007

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Objectives
Introducing TEMS Investigation
How to setup TEMS Investigation
Use TEMS Investigation to collect air interface data
Use TEMS Investigation to identify/investigate air interface problem
Use TEMS in post-processing

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Contents
1. Introduction
2. Basic about TEMS Investigation 6.0
3. User Interface & Information Element
4. Preparation & Customizing TEMS Investigation
5. Connecting External Equipment
6. Log-file Handling
7. GSM Scanning
8. Post Processing Data
9. Applicable Network Problem Identification
10. Interacting with exported log-file to Mapinfo

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Introduction

GPS

Um
MS
Laptop with
TEMS s/w installed +
license

GSM Network

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TEMS Set

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Reporting & Analysis

Basic about TEMS Investigation S/W Module : Data Collection & Route Analysis Collect real time Air interface message Data Logging Off line Analysis Filter out & presenting air interface data Test Call & Identify Air interface Problem Frequency Scanning Modified Layer3 Control Statistical & Geographical Reporting Soc Classification level 6 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Data Collection User Interface & Information Element (1) Soc Classification level 7 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Data Collection TEMS 6.0 Toolbar File & View Equipment Ctrl Soc Classification level 8 © Nokia Siemens Networks Connection Presentation / Author / Date Recording Reply Report Generator .

Data Collection Menu Info Element Navigator : Soc Classification .Tree level scheme interface navigate all module (menu. sheet). 9 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . info elemen.Activate by double click or select & drag Worksheet .

affect to presentation of those IE unto map .Include level all GSM/GPRS radio parameter 10 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .Once modified.Data Collection Info Element Color Size Symbol Modify Info Element : Soc Classification .

Geographical presentation. Soc Classification . symbol.Cell database and carrier thematic can be loaded on this module. . 11 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . color. etc.Data Collection Map : .You may level put almost all available info element & event using customized range value.

Route Analysis User Interface & Information Element (2) Soc Classification level 12 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Route Analysis Soc Classification level 13 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Geographical presentation. Soc Classification level 14 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .Route Analysis Map : . .Same to Map presentation on Data Collection.

Soc Classification level 15 © Nokia Siemens Networks / Author / Date .Summarize handover & call analysis report in tabular.Route Analysis Data Selector : .Down unto per-log-file Presentation or cell level. .

BCCH ARFCN etc. . Soc Classification level 16 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date Current Channel: This window shows information elements that are related to the channel. ARFCN. RxLev. Radio Parameter: This window contains information about the radio environment. BSIC.Info Element Serving and Neighbors shows information such as Cell name. about the current serving cell and its six strongest neighbors. BSIC. Here you can get information about CGI. which for the time being is used. C1 and C2.

that is the ratio between the useful part of the signal strength and the sum of the signal strengths of the undesired (interfering) signal components. C/I is meant the carrier-to-interference ratio. neighbor and radio situation in chart format. Line Chart: This window shows almost all information elements that are related to serving.Info Element C/A: This window shows the level of interference from adjacent channels. Soc Classification level 17 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

cel) Map data preparation Customizing map presentation Modifiying Predefined windows Creating your own windows Soc Classification level 18 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .Preparation & Customizing TEMS Setup a workspace Cell & Carrier database (*.

Mode Report. View > Navigator (if not available). Worksheet > New Worksheet (n times). File > New Workspace. 6. Serving + Neighbor.: Command Sequence. On Map put windows: Map. 9. Ctrl&Config. 7. Event. Double click on the sheet tab to rename the sheet name.0\Workspaces B. Audio Indication. 5. 3. On Scan put: Scanner Bar Chart. 4. > All windows can be created by double click or dragging item from Navigator > Menu Soc Classification level 19 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . On Signaling put windows: Layer3 Message. Line Chart. Handset Control. 8. Radio Parameter. Current Channel. Suggested Sheet Name for GSM: Map. User Defined Workspace: 1. On Ctrl&Config.Setup a workspace A. Channel Verification. 2. Default Workspace: C:\Documents and Settings\<NAME>\My Documents\TEMS Product Files\TEMS Investigation 6. Scan. Signaling.

3.1. Soc Classification level 20 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . View > Navigator (if not available). Suggested Sheet Name for GSM: Map. Signaling. 2. File > New Workspace. Scan. Ctrl&Config.

On Map put windows: Map. Line Chart. Click & drag Soc Classification level 21 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .4. Current Channel. Radio Parameter. Serving + Neighbor.

save the workspace.5. Soc Classification level 22 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . If all windows have completely loaded.

cel file) Cell Data Sample Cell Data Format Soc Classification level 23 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .Cell & carrier database (*.

Loading a cell file: Soc Classification level 24 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

street. building.Map data preparation There are many way to present GSM/DCS site geographically. Manual creation as a line object on mapinfo 2. Automatic creation within TEMS Investigation 6. Soc Classification level 25 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . land contour. etc. but at least: 1.0 using theme of Cell file Map data means: site data + other useful mapping data such as road.

GeoSet Manager: . save the GeoSet using the name on point 3 8. you may open it on the map window Soc Classification level 26 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . To create new one. cancel open window 3. Shown Label (site name) have to be put on the first column 6. Change GeoSet name on the available box 4. . Creating geoset file can be done on the following step: 1.gst) file associated with the map. If all data have been loaded. When you have your own GeoSet file.Changes made using the GeoSet Manager can be saved to the GeoSet (*. .Changes made in the Map window cannot be saved.GeoSet Manager looks and works much like the Map Window. Select site layer > check Automatic Labels on the properties group 7. Activate layer control icon and load some necessary map data 5. Open a GeoSet Manager window 2.

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Event Layer .Cell Layer . we may customize it using available theme setting.AMR Layer .RF Quality Layer . 2. IE Event Cell Theme Pinpoint Soc Classification level 28 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . By default there will be some layers on the map: .Coverage Layer .Customizing map presentation (1) After a GeoSet file successfully loaded unto map window. 3.Pinpoint Layer Available Theme: 1. 4.

Change this setting using: Navigator > Info Element > GSM/CDMA > … Soc Classification level 29 Color/Range/Symbol © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .Choose fixed size and symbol .Customizing map presentation (2) • Click “Add Layer” button to add more layers • Click “Add Theme” on selected layer to add thematic data Selected IE .

Customizing map presentation (3) Selected Event Soc Classification level 30 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Customizing map presentation (4) Selected Cell Layer Soc Classification level 31 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Customizing map presentation (5) Selected Cell Layer Soc Classification level 32 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

• Then click properties and perform the changes via the tabs in each window respectively. Soc Classification level 33 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .Customizing Predefined Windows (6) • These changes are easily performed by right-clicking the predefined window you want to modify.

Creating Your Own Windows (7) Soc Classification level 34 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Plugging In the equipment (MS. GPS.) 2. etc. Enabling/Addition equipment 3.Connecting External Equipment There are 3 steps : 1. Connecting/Disconnecting equipment Soc Classification level 35 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

GPS. please ensure to install required driver (i. USB Hub) • Attached dongle license to do this procedure • Sony Ericsson GSM phones can alternatively connect by means of a dual port serial cable (TEMS & DATA) • Usually we need Serial-to-USB cable/connector to connect MS to laptop • If number of available serial port on the computer is limited.e. • All equipment are in ‘powered on’ status Soc Classification level 36 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . try to use USB Hub.Plugging In Equipment • Before plugging in any external equipment.

Enabling/Addition Equipment • Manual Enabling •Automatic Enabling Soc Classification level 37 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

USB Hub) • Attached dongle license to do this procedure • Sony Ericsson GSM phones can alternatively connect by means of a dual port serial cable (TEMS & DATA) • Usually we need Serial-to-USB cable/connector to connect MS to laptop • If number of available serial port on the computer is limited.Connecting/Disconnecting Equipment • Before plugging in any external equipment. try to use USB Hub. GPS. • All equipment are in ‘powered on’ status Soc Classification level 38 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . please ensure to install required driver (i.e.

7. 4. 2. 3.Log-file Handling 1. 5. 6. Preparing Command Sequence Setting up MS properties Recording File-mark Replaying Log-file Replay Properties Export Log-file Soc Classification level 39 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Preparing Command Sequence Soc Classification level 40 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .1.

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C/A Power class idle Speech codec dedicated Soc Classification level 42 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date band . Setting up MS properties On Handset Control > right click > properties C/I.2.

File-mark Soc Classification level 43 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .3. Recording  Save recorded file as … 4.

Replay Properties Soc Classification level 44 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . Replaying Log-file 6.5.

Export Log-file Soc Classification level 45 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .7.

TXT specific setting Content of export log-file Mapinfo specific setting Soc Classification level 46 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Setup Scanning Frequency Scanning Mode Neighbor List Scanning Mode C/A Scanning Mode Soc Classification level 47 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . 4.GSM Scanning 1. 3. 2.

1. Setup Scanning Soc Classification level 48 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

574-610 Soc Classification level 49 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .2. Frequency Scanning Mode (a) v v 51-87.

Frequency Scanning Mode (b) Sort by decreasing signal strength Sort by increasing ARFCN Soc Classification level 50 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .2.

Neighbor List Scanning Mode Good candidate neighbor but not registered Requires: MS1 as Master for serving cell in dedicated mode MS2 as Scanning for neighbor and others Soc Classification level 51 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .3.

4. C/A Scanning Mode Suitable for Hopping Network rather than C/A which is delivered using “C/i-C/A” via tab Phone Property. Requires: MS1 as Master for serving cell in dedicated mode MS2 as Scanning for adjacent ARFCN Serving ARFCN (hopped) Adjacent ARFCN +/-1 Adjacent ARFCN +/-2 Soc Classification level 52 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . Avoid misleading in receiving data if it taken by Master Phone (old method).

Post Processing Data Generating Report Customizing Plot of Radio Parameter (SQI.) Binning Handover Analysis Call Analysis Soc Classification level 53 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . RxLev. etc.

threshold. Soc Classification level 54 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . ect. event.E.Generating Report (1) Logfiles Output Dir. T1. Selected I.T2: Threshold Change Threshold Configure: device.

Generating Report (2) – Sample Report Output Soc Classification level 55 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

Generating Report (3) – Sample Report Output Soc Classification level 56 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date .

MS2) Soc Classification level 57 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . Add offset value so not overlap Don’t forget to select device (MS1. click Add/Edit Theme Choose I.. 3. etc) Displaying some I. 5. on the same map is allowed. 4. 2.Customizing Plot of Radio Parameter (1) 1.E. 6.E. configure symbol & size on Coverage or RF Quality Layer Configuring range value on Navigator > Info Element Choose Event and configure its symbol and size Other information might be added as required (site. On the map window. street. 7.

and Event.E.Customizing Plot of Radio Parameter (2) 1. click Statistic Tool and Select Rectangle Region 3. The result are plot of selected I. Legend and Graph Soc Classification level 58 © Nokia Siemens Networks Presentation / Author / Date . additional Info. When it’s finish. Open logfile & perform Fast Replay 2.

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