Training for Aktavara products

We offer a range of training courses to help our customers successfully deploy our products. Standard or tailored courses are created to meet specific company needs.

Training is "hands on", with parts of the training course first viewed as lessons and then repeated by the trainees on computers. Computers, training databases and applications are provided for the trainees throughout the entire session. A day of training lasts approximately 8 hours.

Aktavara training courses are organized by request, and may be held at our customer's or partner's premises, or at our training facilities in Stockholm, Sweden.

To see recommended combinations of courses, see the training packages below.

For enquiries about training on Aktavara products, please contact us.

Standard courses

Course name Description Prerequisites Duration Suitable for
x:akta Overview (#411) This course provides a basic understanding of the x:akta software capabilities. At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Carry out basic searches of network information.
  • Request queries and reports
  • Participate in the x:akta Operator course (#412)
  • Basic knowledge of telecommunications networks and terminology
  • Understanding of the operator’s engineering processes and business needs
1 day
  • Sales and Marketing staff
  • Management
  • Finance
  • Field Engineers
  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Network Operations
x:akta Operator (#412) This course provides basic user skills for the x:akta Console user interface. The course includes practical excercises in hands-on sessions. At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Carry out planning/inventory tasks
  • Create reports with network resource information
  • Participate in customized courses
  • Participate in the x:akta Designer Basic course (#414)
  • x:akta Overview (#411)
  • Basic knowledge of telecommunications networks and terminology
  • Basic understanding of relational databases
2 days
  • Network Planners
  • Traffic Capacity Planners/Managers
  • Field Engineers
  • Maintenance Technicians
x:akta Administrator
(#413)
This course provides the knowledge required to set up and maintain an x:akta production system. At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Install x:akta
  • Set up and manage an x:akta database
  • Add new users and configure user privileges
  • Install and configure x:akta plugins
  • Install software updates
  • x:akta Overview (#411)
  • Good knowledge of the operator's IT environment.
1 day
  • System & Database Administrators
x:akta Designer Basic (#414) This course provides basic user skills for the x:akta Designer user interface. The course includes practical exercises in hands-on sessions. At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Understand the capabilities of >x:akta Designer
  • Add new attributes
  • Introduce new equipment to the libraries
  • Configure settings for x:akta Console
  • Participate in the x:akta Designer Advanced (#415.2) and x:akta Designer Physical Graphics (#415.1) trainings
  • x:akta Overview (#411)
  • x:akta Operator (#412)
  • Good knowledge of telecommunications networks and terminology
  • Basic understanding of relational databases
2 days
  • Solution Architects
  • Strategic Network Designers/Planners
x:akta Designer Physical Graphics (#415.1) This course provides user skills in using x:akta Designer to create physical representations of equipment. The course includes practical exercises in hands-on sessions. At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Create graphical shapes representing equipment, cards and ports
  • Set up physical and logical rules for placement of cards
  • x:akta Overview (#411)
  • x:akta Designer Basic (#414)
  • Good knowledge of telecommunications networks and terminology
2 days
  • Solution Architects
  • Strategic Network Designers/Planners
x:akta Designer Advanced (#415.2) This course provides deeper user skills for the x:akta Designer user interface. The course includes practical exercises in hands-on sessions. At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Perform changes to the x:akta data model
  • Configure Routing Rules
  • Create and use Resource Templates to transfer network objects between databases
  • Participate in x:akta Customized B training
  • Good knowledge of telecommunications networks and terminology.
  • x:akta Overview (#411)
  • x:akta Operator (#412)
  • x:akta Designer Basic (#414)
2 days
  • Solution Architects
  • Strategic Network Designers/Planners

Customized courses

Our customized courses are designed to provide users with the knowledge and experience they need to be able to perform or support the business processes of their organization using x:akta.
The objectives of the course and its duration depend on the customer's needs and circumstances. The exact contents of the course are determined together with the customer.
There are two levels of customization, depending on the degree of competence required.

Course name Description Prerequisites Suitable for
Customized A
  • Standard x:akta training exercises using the customer's database and naming conventions.
  • Previous participation in x:akta Overview (#411) and x:akta Operator (#412) courses
  • Basic knowledge of telecommunications network layout and terminology
  • Network Planners
  • Traffic Capacity Planners/Managers
  • Field Engineers
  • Maintenance Technicians.
Customized B
  • Standard x:akta training exercises using the customer's database and naming conventions.
  • Supplemental training exercises around the specific work processes of the organization.

Training packages

Use the following tables to select the combination of training courses that are most appropriate to your user role.

End user, read only

Day 1
#411 Overview

Suitable for: Sales and Marketing staff, Management, Finance, Field Engineers, Maintenance Technicians, and Network Operations

End user, full edit

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
#411 Overview #412 Operator Customized
(A or B)

Suitable for: Network Planners, Traffic Capacity Planners/Managers, Field Engineers, and Maintenance Technicians.

Super users

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9
#411 Overview #412 Operator #414 Designer Basic #415.1 Designer Physical Graphics #415.2 Designer Advanced

Suitable for: Solution Architects, Strategic Network Designers/Planners

System administrators

Day 1 Day 2
#411 Overview #413 Administrator

Suitable for: System & Database Administrators