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MGCP Training | Media Gateway Control Protocol Training Course Description

The 2-day MGCP Training | Media Gateway Control Protocol Training Fundamentals” provides in-depth coverage of VoIP and MGCP. Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP) is a protocol used for controlling Voice over IP (VoIP) Gateways from external call control elements. MGCP is the emerging protocol that is receiving wide interest from both the voice and data industries. MGCP and Megaco / H.248 are control protocols designed to be used between a Media Gateway Controller (MGC) or call agent and a media gateway (MG).

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● If you are familiar with some aspects of this course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
● We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
● If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the course in manner understandable to lay audiences.

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Duration: 2-3 days


◾Explain the basics of MGCP
◾Review of Session Description Protocol (SDP)
◾Explore MGCP Commands
◾Explore MGCP Messages and Parameters
◾Understand differences and similarities between MGCP and Megaco/H.248

Course Content:

Introduction to VoIP

◾Carrier Grade VoIP Network Architecture
◾VoIP Protocols
◾VoIP Protocol Stack
◾Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
◾Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
◾Session Description Protocol (SDP)


◾Connections between endpoints
◾Central Office Switches, Gateways, Network Access Servers, Cable Modems, PBXs
◾Media Gateways (MGs)
◾Media Gateway Controllers (MGCs)
◾MGCP vs. SIP and Megaco/H.248
◾MGCP and Convergence
◾Residential gateways
◾Trunking gateways
◾Other media gateway devices
◾Call Agents or SoftSwitches
◾Eenhanced service platforms (such as IVR announcement servers)

Media Gateway Control Interface

◾Model and naming conventions
◾Endpoint identifiers
◾Calls and connections
◾Names of Call Agents and other entities
◾Digit maps
◾Names of events
◾Usage of SDP
◾Gateway Control Commands
◾Return codes and error codes
◾Reason Codes
◾MGCP Commands
◾AUCX (AuditConnection)
◾AUEP (AuditEndpoint)
◾CRCX (CreateConnection)
◾DLCX (DeleteConnection)
◾EPCF (EndpointConfiguration)
◾MDCX (ModifyConnection)
◾RQNT (NotificationRequest)
◾NTFY (Notify)
◾RSIP (RestartInProgress)

MGCP Parameters

◾Response Acknowledgement
◾Local connection options
◾Bearer Information

Event packages and end point types

◾Basic packages
◾Generic Media Package
◾DTMF package
◾MF Package
◾Trunk Package
◾Line Package
◾Handset emulation package
◾RTP Package
◾Network Access Server Package
◾Announcement Server Package
◾Script Package
◾Line Package
◾Supplementary Service Package
◾DigitMap Extension Package
◾Signal List Package
◾Media Format Package
◾Resource Reservation Package
◾Fax Package
◾SDP Simple Capability Declaration
◾Fax Package Protocol Flow
◾Extended Analog Line Supervision Package
◾MGCG Bulk Audits, Redirect and Reset
◾Redirect and Reset Package
◾NAS Packages for MGCP
◾Basic NAS Package
◾NAS Data Out Package
◾PacketCable package
◾ISUP Trunk
◾MF Termination
◾MF FGD Operator Services
◾Other standard packages currently supported Basic PBX
◾MF Feature Group D
◾MF Single Stage Dialing Trunk
◾Voice Mail

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