x:akta NetTech Packs

The x:akta Network Technology Packages are pre-configured, integrated planning & inventory modules for specific network technologies. Continuous enhancements to the delivered package are easily implemented by the operator using the built-in configuration GUI - without any coding or software upgrades.

All x:akta NetTech Packs guarantee a maximum functionality for a minimum price and implementation time.

Aktavara NetTech Packs

The following NetTech Packs are currently available:

FTTx/GPON Planning

The x:akta Network Technology Package FTTx/GPON Planning provides the necessary functionality to plan passive FTTx (Fiber To The building/home etc.) and GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) networks. It enables services planning to design a FSAN (Full Service Access Network) as well as reconciliation with the live network.
  • GPON planning for all layers
  • Hardware repository
    • ONT, OLT, SPLITTER
  • Hardware templates
  • Automatic routing for GPON services
  • GPON, GEM, VLAN, E2E service
  • Full reconciliation
    • OLT to CPE
    • Services
  • Project automation
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Work orders

xDSL Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package xDSL Planning & Inventory provides the model and functionality for the lifecycle management of xDSL equipment and networks including operational network planning activities for DSL access and core.
  • xDSL – all technologies
    • e.g. ADSL, ADSL2+ VDSL
  • Full hardware repository
    • DSLAM, SPLITTER, VOICE, BRAS, xDF, CPE
  • Legacy POTS
  • Access network
  • Core network
  • Full reconciliation
  • Reporting

WDM Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package WDM Planning & Inventory provides the model and functionality for the lifecycle management of WDM equipment (DWDM, WDM) and networks including operational network planning activities.
  • WDM/DWDM network planning
  • Hardware repository
    • WDM / DWDM equipment
  • Hardware templates
  • Automatic routing for all levels
    • OTS (Optical Transmission Section)
    • OMS (Optical Multiplex Section)
    • OCH (Optical Channel with resource allocation for DWDM, CWDM)
    • Full OTU/ODU structure E2E to carry payload SDH or Ethernet
    • Fiber link
  • Full reconciliation
  • Hardware, logical node structure
  • Prism multiplexing
  • Project automation
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Work orders
  • Ready for automated provisioning

SDH Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package SDH Planning & Inventory supports the model and functionality for the lifecycle management of SDH equipment and networks including operational network activities.
  • SDH network planning for all layers
  • Traditional hardware repository
    • SDH switch
  • Hardware templates
  • Automatic routing for all levels
    • High order, low order
    • Full SDH resource management
  • Full reconciliation
    • Hardware, logical node structure
    • Services
  • Project automation
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Work orders
  • Ready for automated provisioning

Transmission Network Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package Transmission Network Planning & Inventory provides functionality to plan the physical network resources such as Microwave links (PDH, SDH, Hybrid, Ethernet), Leased Lines (PDH, SDH, Ethernet), copper cables and ducts. It covers the physical resources down to an individual connector as well as more complex structures e.g. for hybrid microwave technologies.
  • Transmission network planning
    • Microwave, Leased Lines, Trunks, Cabling
    • Access, Core, Data centers
  • Hardware repository (with templates)
  • Automatic routing for all levels
  • Full reconciliation
    • Hardware, logical node structure
    • Microwave end nodes, links (PDH, SDH, Hybrid)
  • Project automation
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Work orders
  • Ready for automated provisioning

IP/Ethernet Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package IP/Ethernet Planning & Inventory is a pre-configured solution for the lifecycle management of IP and Ethernet networks.
  • Network planning for packet-switched networks including MPLS
  • Full hardware repository
    • Ethernet switch, IP Router
  • Hardware templates
  • IP address management
  • Automatic routing
  • Full reconciliation
    • Color-coded status management
    • Workflow support
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Patching
  • Ready for automated provisioning

LTE Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package LTE Planning & Inventory includes the complete set of functionalities needed to plan a 4G transmission network. Based on Ethernet and IP technologies, eNodes, MME, S-GW etc. are planned as a part of the EPS (Evolved Packet System) network. The reconciliation module provides a full lifecycle management for all equipment types.
  • LTE (4G) access network planning
  • Full hardware repository
    • eNodeB, MME, S-GW, OAM
  • Hardware templates
  • IP address management
  • Automatic routing
  • Full reconciliation
    • Color-coded status management
    • Workflow support
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Patching
  • Ready for automated provisioning

3G Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package 3G RAN Planning & Inventory supports the model and functionality for the lifecycle management of 3G RAN (Radio Access Network) equipment (NodeB, RNC, SGSN, MSC) and transmission network.

The module provides IP and Ethernet services based on an Ethernet Topology layer between NodeB and the RNC. It covers the Iub, Iu and IuR interfaces.

2G Planning & Inventory

The x:akta Network Technology Package 2G RAN Planning & Inventory supports the model and functionality for the lifecycle management of 2G RAN (Radio Access Network) equipment and transmission network.

The module provides TDM services based on a Trunk layer between Base stations and the BSC as well as IP based access technologies for these network elements.

Power Planning

The x:akta Network Technology Package Power Support Network Planning provides functionality to plan and configure the electrical support network on telco sites.

Batteries, generators and power grid connections of the electrical support network are planned in the same manner as the telecommunication network. Networks supporting e.g. 400V, 230V and 48V can be planned separately from each other. Circuit breakers with connectivity to the individual shelves are provided.

Fiber Planning

The x:akta Network Technology Package Fiber Planning provides the necessary functionality to plan a passive fiber network.
Based on ducts, microducts and the fiber itself, fiber links are available in the layer model to connect ODF ports between 2 sites. Closures, coils, splice boxes and ODF complete the model as end points.
  • Duct & Fiber planning
  • Hardware repository
    • ODF, Duct, Manhole, Splice Box, etc.
  • Hardware templates
  • Automatic routing for fiber links
  • Cable sections with fibers
  • Fiber to E2E service view
    • In combination with the other NetTech Packs
  • Project automation
  • Reporting
    • Inventory
    • Routing
    • Patching
    • Work orders

For more information on the x:akta Network Technology Packages, contact Aktavara.