iDirect Operation, Installation and Maintenance
iDirect Operation, Installation and Maintenance (iDirect OIM) training course is for VSAT professionals who want to gain knowledge of the iDirect satellite VSAT remote modems.
This course covers all aspects of theory and practical knowledge to properly install remote modems, link commissioning, network operation and optimisation and fault finding.
It will give NOC operators, field techs, network engineers and end users a clear understanding of the iDirect ATDMA network, modems, setup, configuration, commissioning, operation and faults. This increased knowledge and understanding of the iDirect network will result in less customer outages, quicker fault resolution and a better client experience.
This course is a prerequisite to the iDirect NOC Operator training course which covers iDirect iMonitor and iBuilder in greater detail.
iDIRECT OIM CERTIFICATION
On completion of the iDirect OIM training course you will have to pass the exam consisting of 40 questions in 60 minutes with a pass grade of 80%. You are allowed 3 attempts to pass the exam.
Successful students will receive a certificate that shows you have the knowledge and are competent with iDirect remote VSAT modems.
- iDirect overview
- iDirect network topology
- iDirect modem models
- Linux and Falcon
- IP Addresses
- MIR & CIR
- Option Files
- Modem connections
- Power adjustment
- SSH, Telnet and Console
- Modem CLI commands
- Loading Option Files
- Updating firmware
- Remote commissioning – Cross Pol and 1dB point configuration
- Common faults
- Fault Finding and escalation
- Lectures 71
- Quizzes 1
- Duration 20 hours
- Skill level Professional
- Language English
- Students 202
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Self
A brief overview of satellite theory to get you started!
An overview of the iDirect VSAT equipment and software
Evolution VSAT Modems
Learn about the different modem models available from iDirect
iBuilder us used to configure or modify individual remotes and the iDirect network
Connecting to the Modem
Information on how to connect to iDirect modems
Command Line Interface (CLI)
Useful commands for the modem CLI for both Linux and Falcon.
Option file information and loading to the modem.
How to commission an iDirect modem in to the network and how to configure it in iBuilder.
Faults & Issues
You are going to run in to some issues every now and then.
The final section before the end of course exam.