DS2SZN - Telecommunication Network Management Systems

Course specification
Course title Telecommunication Network Management Systems
Acronym DS2SZN
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
    Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
      Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
        ESPB 9.0 Status elective
        Condition Passed exams: Telecommunications 1 (OT2T1), Telecommunications 2 (OT3T2), Telecommunications 3 (OT3T3) and Telecommunication Networks (OT3TM).
        The goal Introduce students to architectures, protocols and implementation of telecommunication network monitoring and management systems.
        The outcome After passing the course students should gain knowledge of specification, design and implementation of layered automated network management systems.
        Contents of lectures (1) TMN functional groups and architecture. (2) Internet management conceptual model and the SNMP architecture. (3) Transport network management. (4) Policy based management. (5) Quality of service management. (6) Performance optimization. (7) NGN service and network management. (8) Business management models (service level agreements, pricing, interconnection).
        Contents of exercises Term paper about the selected architecture of a service and/or network management system with presentation of results (theoretical analysis, simulation or implementation).
        1. S. B. Morris, "Network Management, MIBs and MPLS: Principles, Design and Implementation", Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 2003. (Odabrana poglavlja). (Original title)
        2. M. N. Ellanti, S. S. Gorshe, L. G. Raman, W. D. Grover, "Next Generation Transport Networks: Data, Management and Control Planes", Springer, 2005. (Odabrana poglavlja). (Original title)
        3. J. Strassner, "Policy-based Network Management: Solutions for the Next Generation", Elsevier, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 2004. (Odabrana poglavlja). (Original title)
        4. M. Stojanovic, V. Acimovic-Raspopovic, "Advanced IP-based Networks: Architectures, Technologies and Protocols", Belgrade, Academic mind, 2012. (Selected chapters).
        5. Relevant international standards and recommendations; selected articles from international journals and conference proceedings.
        Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
        Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
        Methods of teaching Lectures, homework, seminars.
        Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
        Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
        Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 0
        Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 30
        Projects 0
        Colloquia 0
        Seminars 70