By Topic

Real-time monitoring and operational assistant system for mobile networks

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)

The functioning of modern mobile networks is characterized with generation of huge volumes of network operational data, including alarm, performance, traffic, billing, and customer service data. The question is not only in receiving, organization and storing this data, but mostly, and more importantly, in data interpretation and analysis to support the operational and management needs of the network operators as well as the customers. For mobile operators, like Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM), the management of network operational data is a critical service quality-affecting factor that allows differentiating TIM from its competitors. In order to warn network operational personnel on existing or potential network troubles, and to correct them, monitoring of network performance data is needed. This allows network operators to detect performance degradations before they become service affecting. We describe the architecture and the functionality of a real-time monitoring and operational assistant system called NetDoctor which was developed to manage the faults and performance of mobile (cellular) networks.

Published in:

Network Operations and Management Symposium, 2002. NOMS 2002. 2002 IEEE/IFIP

Date of Conference: