Live Webinar

Incremental O-RAN Testing with 50G X-STEP EVA

November 24, 2022, 05:30 AM UTC

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Webinar Overview

The webinar will explain how to use Siemens X-STEP EVA O-RAN tester as a versatile tool through product development cycle.

Special emphasis is put to understand early bring-up phase operation, where X-STEP has unique capabilities. The tool offers visibility and configurability for testing each functionality in an isolated and independent manner. X-STEP’s technology enables bit-accurate analysis of broken communication links and nanosecond timing accuracy.

The webinar also discusses O-RAN testing after bring-up.

X-STEP EVA can generate and capture high volume traffic in O-RAN User plane, as well as the related Control plane. Management and Synchronisation planes have a variety of run-time controls for such operations as O-RU configuration and PTP synchronisation.

X-STEP EVA support 10, 25 and 50Gbps link rate testing for up to four simultaneous links. This is a significant cost-reduction for automated testing of several O-RAN devices such as O-RU.

The webinar will walk through these ideas, and the participants will gain a good understanding of the incremental approach which serves their projects well through their development cycle.

What you will learn:

  • Techniques for early bring-up of O-RAN devices
  • Insights into interoperability testing
  • Versatile 10/25/50G link testing with several links
  • Test automation and integration to test environment

Who should attend

  • Engineering Manager
  • Application Engineer
  • FPGA Design Engineer
  • SW Designer

Meet the speakers

Siemens Digital Industries Software

Yrjö Keränen

Technical Marketing Engineer

Yrjö has worked for over 20 years in the telecom industry in technical roles in Europe and Internationally. His expertise are air interface and digital baseband, UE testing and technology R&D. He is experienced in firmware and pre-silicon verification. Last several years, he has worked in O-RAN technical marketing, following the developments in Siemens worldwide customer base.Yrjö holds a Master of Science degree.

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