Description

The Cisco Policy Suite Core Technologies for Mobility (CPSCTM) v4.0 is a 5-day instructor-led or virutal course provides you with the skills and knowledge needed to successfully deploy and implement a Cisco Policy Suite data management software solution. The course covers mobility deployment in the Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) and Evolved Packet Core (EPC) networks with Diameter protocol when using a previously installed CPSCTM Software Suite.

This course will help you successfully deploy and implement Cisco Policy Suite and understand the operations and maintenance of Cisco Policy Suite.

The price in Cisco Learning Credits (CLC) for the CPSCTM course is 48 CLCs per person.

Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • Describe the Cisco Policy Suite landscape and general architecture
  • Discuss the components used to manage subscribers
  • Identify the core features and uses of Policy Builder
  • Discuss Diameter use cases for mobility
  • Discuss the operations and maintenance of Cisco Policy Suite

Outline

The course contains these components:
  • Module 1: Cisco Policy Suite Architecture
    • Cisco Policy Suite Introduction
    • Monitoring Cisco Policy Suit
  • Module 2: Subscriber Management
    • Using the Cisco Policy Suite Control Center GUI
    • Using Cisco Policy Suite APIs
  • Module 3: Policy Builder
    • Examining Policy Builder
    • Custom Reference Data Tables
    • Executing Subversion Commands
  • Module 4: Diameter Use Cases
    • Examining the Diameter Protocol
    • Configuring a Fair Usage Use Case
    • Exploring Roaming and the Online Charging Service
    • Configuring a Turbo Boost Use Case
    • VoLTE and Implementing a VoLTE Use Case
    • Supporting External Subscriber Profiles
  • Module 5: Operations and Maintenance
    • Examining MongoDB
    • Performing Backup and Restore Operations
    • Installing Cisco Policy Suite Features
    • Examining Simple Network Management Protocol
    • Troubleshooting the Cisco Policy Suite

Lab outline
  • Executing Commands from the Cisco Policy Suite Command Line
  • Creating a Subscriber with Cisco Policy Suite Control Center
  • Configuring a Subscriber by Using Cisco Policy Suite APIs
  • Using the Cisco Policy Suite Policy Builder
  • Using Subversion with the Policy Builder
  • Enabling the Diameter Plug-in
  • Creating a Use Case for the Fair Usage Service
  • Creating a Use Case for the Turbo Boost Service
  • Creating a Use Case for the VoLTE Service
  • Executing Feature Installation and Backups
  • Troubleshooting the Cisco Policy Suite

Prerequisite Knowledge

The knowledge and skills that a learner should possess before attending this course are as follows:
  • CCNA or CCNP certification, or equivalent experience
  • Linux operating system fundamentals
  • Working knowledge of RADIUS and Diameter
  • Working knowledge of XML and XML namespaces
  • Working knowledge of VMware
  • Working knowledge of gateway GRPS support node (GGSN) or PDN gateway (PGW)