LEADING TACTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, SPECTRUM ENGINEERING AND COMMUNICATIONS ELECTRONIC WARFARE SOFTWARE

HTZ warfare

ADVANCED MILITARY RADIO PLANNING & SPECTRUM ENGINEERING

HTZ warfare

Featuring electronic warfare and tactical communications planning and modelling

Armed forces (Air, Navy, Land) • Police, Emergency, Border patrol & Security services • Spectrum regulators • National Defense Agencies • Tactical communications • Defense integrators

HTZ warfare

HTZ warfare

The most comprehensive advanced radio planning and spectrum engineering software for electronic warfare and tactical communications
HTZ warfare features a comprehensive set of advanced radio planning and spectrum engineering capabilities, that enables the design and optimization of military communication networks for frequencies ranging from a few kHz up to 1 THz. Unique communication electronic warfare and tactical communications features allow accurate battlefield communications, advanced mission planning and spectrum management.
HTZ warfare manages multi-technologies from VLF to EHF on a same project.

HTZ warfare is developed for and used worldwide by:

  • C4ISR: Computerized Command, Control, Communications , Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance services

  • Armed forces (Air, Navy, Land)

  • Police, Emergency, Border patrol and Security services

  • Spectrum regulators

  • MODs

  • Tactical communications

  • Military equipment integrators


Main functions of HTZ warfare

Advanced Radio planning

  • Network coverage calculation

  • Prospective planning

  • Network coverage analysis

  • Network optimization

  • Site searching

  • Network planning


Communication Electronic Warfare

  • Battlefield communications modeling

  • On-The-Move capabilities

  • Radar (coverage, countermeasurement...)

  • Jamming

  • Direction finding

  • TDOA

  • Interception


Spectrum engineering

  • Frequency coordination

  • Automatic frequency assignment

  • White-space calculation

  • Interference analysis

  • Frequency sharing


Digital cartography

  • Import/Export data

  • Map builder (DTM, Clutter, Buildings, Vectors)

  • Online map servers

  • Geoportals

  • Integrated GIS


Massive parallelism

  • Remote coverage calculation

  • Access points

  • Load balancing

  • Multi-Core

  • Command line


Technologies:
Radio analog and digital, TV analog and digital, PMR analog and digital, Mobile 2G/3G/4G, LTE, WIFI, WIMAX, Radar, Satellite, Microwave-links, Broadband wireless access, Radio-localisation, Jamming, Counter-measurement, Telemetry, Paging, Drones, AMR, Smart grids, Point to point, Point to multi-points, HF, Aeronautical, UAVs...

This includes coexistence studies between different technologies from 8 kHz to 450 GHz:
AM, FM, TVA, PMR, TETRA, DAB, DMB, DTV, DVB, VOR, ILS, COM, GSM, GSM-R ETCS and non ETCS, DCS, LTE, 5G, LPWA, IOT, eMBMS, SRD, RLAN, DRM, MFAM, WIMAX, CDMA, WCDMA, CDMA 2000, WIBRO, ISDB, ATSC, CMMB, DME, DMR, WIFI, MLAT, SCDMA. HF, Satellites (GSO, NGSO, constellations), Microwave links, Mesh, Smart-Grid, LoRa tm, L-DACS1, AMR, P2P, P2MP, Wind turbine, Radar (Ground, Air), Direction finder, User defined technologies. Fixed modulation, Adaptive modulation, SISO, MIMO, AAS, TDD, FDD, COFDM, SFN, MFN.
Static and mobile jammers (fixed frequency, wideband and adaptive), hybrid localization, Radar static and bi-static, fixed and mobile radar countermeasures, multi-band and multi-technology interception...

HTZ warfare enables to develop rapidly and economically wide networks in Indoor, Outdoor, Indoor/Outdoor and Mixed environement (Urban, Rural, Sea...) in Full 3D with a resolution up to 0.1 meter.

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HTZ warfare comes as an “all-in-one” solution covering the full radio spectrum and all radio technologies. It is provided with worldwide cartographic data base including digital terrain model, clutter and image layers.


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Overview

HTZ warfare


INDUSTRY LEADING radio planning and spectrum engineering software for electronic warfare and tactical communications

Uses: C4ISR, Computerized Command & Control, Communications , Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance


Supporting: • Armed forces (Air, Navy, Land) • Police, Emergency, Border patrol & Security services • Spectrum regulators • National Defence Agencies • Tactical communications • Military integrators



HTZ warfare features a comprehensive set of advanced radio planning and spectrum engineering capabilities, that enables the design and optimization of military communication networks for frequencies ranging from a few kHz up to 1 THz.


Unique communication electronic warfare and tactical communications features allow accurate battlefield communications, advanced mission planning and spectrum management.


HTZ warfare comes as an “all-in-one” solution covering the full radio spectrum and all radio technologies.


It is provided with worldwide cartographic data base including digital terrain model, clutter and image layers.


 


Technologies:


• Radio analog and digital
• TV analog and digital
• PMR analog and digital
• Mobile 2G/3G/4G
• LTE
• 5G
• WIFI / WIMAX
• Radar
• Satellite
• Microwave-links
• Broadband wireless access
• Radio-localisation
• Jamming
• Counter-measures
• Telemetry
• Paging
• Drones
• AMR
• Smart grids
• Point to point / Point to multi-points
• HF/MF
• Aeronautical & UAVs...


Multitechnologies

HTZ warfare has unique electronic warfare and tactical communications features that allow accurate battlefield communications, advanced mission planning and spectrum management. It also manages multi-technologies from VLF to EHF within one project.


HTZ warfare supports analog and digital radio, TV and PMR, mobile 2G/3G/4G/5G, LTE, WiFi, WIMAX, radar, satellite, microwave-links, broadband wireless access, radio-localisation, jamming, counter-measures, telemetry, paging, drones, AMR, smart grids, point to point, point to multi-points, HF, aeronautical, UAVs and more.


HTZ warfare is capable of completing coexistence studies between every radio technology from 8 kHz to 1 THz. A full list is available on request.



HTZ warfare enables the rapid and efficient development of wide-coverage networks whether indoor, outdoor, indoor/outdoor or mixed environments (urban, rural, offshore…) in 3D with a resolution up to 0.1 meter.


As an “all-in-one” solution, HTZ warfare covers the full radio spectrum and all radio technologies. It is supplied with worldwide cartographic data base including digital terrain model, clutter and image layers.


Key Functions

HTZ warfare main functions:

• Avanced radio planning

• Network coverage calculations

• Prospective planning

• Network coverage analysis

• Network optimization

• Site searching

• Network planning

• Communication Electronic Warfare (EW)

• Battlefield communications modeling

• On-the-Move capabilities

• Radar (coverage, counter-measurement...)

• Jamming

• Direction finding

• TDOA

• Interception

• Spectrum engineering

• Frequency coordination

• Automatic frequency assignment

• White-space calculation

• Interference analysis

• Frequency sharing

• Digital cartography

• Import/Export data

• Map builder (DTM, Clutter, Buildings, Vectors)

• Online map servers

• Geoportals

• Integrated GIS

• Massive parallelism

• Remote coverage calculation

• Access points

• Load balancing

• Multi-Core

• Command line



HTZ warfare is developed for and used worldwide by:


• C4ISR: Computerized-Command, Control, Communications , Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance services

• Armed forces (Air, Navy, Land)

• Police, Emergency, Border patrol and Security services

• Spectrum regulators

• MODs

• Tactical communications

• Military equipment integrators



Configuration
Recommended configuration

Memory: 16 GB and more

Storage: 500 GB

Hard drive: SSD 256 GB

Internet access

Processor: x64 multicore

Graphic card: 2GB, OpenGL compatible, Full HD (1920*1080)

OS: Windows 10, Windows Server 2016

 

Supports

Multi-processing

UHD 2k 4k

ANSI and Unicode

Multiple languages and user translations

Parallelism (64 bits versions)

Citrix, VMware

Windows XP (32 bits versions), Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows server 2012

Compatible with ICS designer, ICS telecom, ICS telecom EV, ICS manager telecom edition, ICS manager military edition


Package includes:



  • HTZ warfare license

  • Maintenance contract for one year (telephone & email), including access to regular software updates throughout cover period

  • Access to online maps

  • Access to online Worldwide Builder module during maintenance contract

  • ICS map server license during maintenance contract


Nb. Maintenance contract to be renewed annually.


Specifications

Multi-technology platform: fixed, mobile, satellite, P2P, P2MP from 8 kHZ to 1 THz.


Capability:


• Spectrum engineering
• Spectrum monitoring
• Interference analysis and frequency planning
• EMC
• Health safety feature
• International and regional coordination
• Automated network planning and optimization
• Population and traffic analysis
• Automatic model tuning
• Advanced reporting capabilities
• Mixed indoor / outdoor calculations
• Co-existence management studies
• White-space device calculations
• Wind turbines interference and constraints
• Prospective planning
• Full Cartography package:- Multi-map/Multi-resolution advanced GIS - WMS/WMTS geoportals, Street View, ICS Map server - Digital map builders
• Site searching, site candidates & optimization
• Coverage calculations (UL/DL)
• Reverse coverage calculations
• RSCP coverage calculations
• Pilot coverage calculations
• Direction finder coverage efficiency
• Direction finder localization efficiency
• Radar coverage
• Microwave link path budgets
• Traffic analysis
• Coverage analysis and interference maps including: composite coverage, best servers, closest server, overlapping, simultaneous servers, CX received, interference on best server, global interference, protected field strength, SNIR, RSRQ, RSRP, SOFDMA, C/I, C/N+I, threshold degradation, protection margin, interference on serving cell, server position, 1st server, 2nd server, 3th server, normal and log-normal distributions, multiple log-normal signals, Ec/I0 forward, Ec/I0 pilot pollution, Eb/N0, SFN, COFDM, MFN vs SFN, power sum, quadratic power sum, power flux density, margin, reliability, delay spread, time of arrival, differences, TDOA, TSOA, DME (multi-lateration), handover…
• Frequency planning and advanced interference analysis (multiple constraints)
• Population analysis
• Area analysis
• Polygon analysis
• Co-existence between analogue and digital networks
• Frequency planning and spectrum optimization
• SFN and COFDM network planning and optimization
• Point to Point analysis, interference and frequency assignment
• Microwave link network design
• Point to Multi-point analysis, interference and frequency assignment
• Ground satellite stations
• Satellite (coverage, interference) NGS, GSO and constellations
• Cell planning
• Coverage analysis
• Interference calculation
• Site validation
• Network analysis
• Network design and roll out
• Multi-service traffic modeling
• Direct calculation modes (profiles, indivisibility, FS calculation, site searching)
• Full 3D radio planning
• Route planning
• Area planning
• Station and site parameters optimization
• Site searching (target points, polygons, lines, path)
• Network frequency usage
• Code assignment
• Physical layer cell identities
• Grade of service, Erlang and Throughput maps
• LTE throughput maps
• LTE carrier aggregation
• Radar interference
• Radar counter measures
• Jamming efficiency
• Radio localisation
• Microwave link adaptive modulation support
• COFDM enhancement through mixing SFN/MFN networks
• COFDM: first server, strongest server, first server+margin, maximum C/I
• Delay spread, TOA
• Coverage server selector
• Station sorting
• Coordinate converter
• HCM antenna builder
• Spectrum XXI antenna builder
• IRF/NFD calculator
• Color mixing preview and 3x3 filters
• Sector service area display
• Radiated cable support
• Station azimuth and tilt optimization
• Satellite interference UL/DL (space ->earth and earth->space)
• Neighbor calculations improved (RSRQ checking, inter-networks, ordering)
• Threshold limited polygon calculation
• Clustering (smart grids, mesh networks...)
• HTZ spectrum data sharing
• BRIFIC access
• Export Google Earth (composite and site-by-site coverage)
• White-space map calculations (multi-technologies):
• Devices or routers vs licensed service areas (C/I mode)
• Licensed services vs devices or routers (IRF and C/I modes)
• Licensed services vs earth satellite Rx (GSO, NGSO, constellations)
• Devices vs devices or routers vs routers or devices vs routers (IRF mode)
• Devices or routers vs polygons or routes (PFD)
• UKPM file support (from 0.01 m to 100 m resolution)
• LTE vs DTT
• WSD vs DTT
• Multiple log-normal signal calculator (Schwartz & Yeh / Fenton-Wilkinson)
• UKPM household automatic update
• LTE PCI planning (maximizing and optimizing modes)
• LTE RSI planning (maximizing, randomizing and optimizing modes)
• LTE parenting
• CQI and throughput mapping support
• ICI enhancement
• System overhead calculator
• MIMO SD / SU / MU / AAS support
• SNIR maps (PDSCH, PDCCH, PBCH)
• RSRQ maps
• RSRP maps
• Maximal and n-maximal RSRP value for each pixel (RSRP coverage analysis /servers/1st, 2nd, 3rd server)
• Ability to analyse the probability of getting a given RSRP value over a defined threshold (normal distribution SNIR function)
• Coverage reliability based on RSRP – yes/no based on prediction reliability % (normal distribution + filter: i.e. >=100%)
• Number of sectors with satisfactory RSRP value (RSRP coverage analysis /simultaneous)
• Maximal and n-maximal RSRQ value for each pixel (RSRQ map: 1st, 2nd and 3rd server)
• Probability of given RSRQ value over a defined threshold (normal distribution SNIR function + RSRQ map: 1st, 2nd and 3rd server)
• Coverage reliability based on RSRQ – yes/no based on prediction reliability % (normal distribution + filter: i.e >=100%)
• Number of sectors with satisfactory RSRQ value (RSRQ maps/simultaneous servers)
• Probability of getting a given RSRP value over a defined threshold (RSRP coverage analysis/Coverage probability…)
• Number of sectors with a RSRP value different from serving sector RSRP not more than for a given value (RSRP coverage analysis/Simultaneous different from best server…)
• Connectivity report: RSRP, Best server, RSRQ, SNIR PDSCH, SNIR control channel, Throughput / RB
• Prospective planning LTE
• Coordinated multi-point operation
• Parenting LTE: schedulers Rodin Robin, Proportional Fair and Max SNR
• Uplink SNIR map (Monte-Carlo and Noise rise methods)
• Monte-Carlo (SNIR, RSRP, RSRQ, PUSCH and connect)
• User defined SNIR vs throughput tables (UL and DL)
• Reports: QoS, throughputs…
• Full symmetrical and asymmetrical support
• Includes all technical required parameters (ERP/EIRP, antenna height, channel & frequency, bandwidth, radiation patterns, modulation)
• Supports multiple bandwidth
• Supports multiple channels definition
• Supports Wimax FDD and TDD modes
• Supports multiple carrier modes
• Supports FUSC and PUSC modes
• Supports digital television systems (DVB-T, DVB-T2, DVB-H, ISDBT, CMMB, DTBM, ATSC)
• Consideration given to receiving antenna directivity (ITU 419, OET 69, user defined)
• Supports analogue television systems (BG, H, I, DK, D, K1, L, N, M)
• Supports FM mono and stereo systems
• Capacity to plan indoor networks based on scanned 2D plans
• Interference analysis with support of SNIR interference maps
• Automatic frequency assignment
• User-definable interference constraints for co-channel, adjacent channels, N+2…
• Intermodulation interference restrictions
• Various deterministic and empirical algorithm methods (iterative, exhaustive, Monte Carlo…)
• Path profile analysis
• Automatic site seeking functions
• Handover analysis
• Subscriber definition including traffic demand based on service flows
• Parenting functions including both service flows and bit rate control (considering adaptive modulation)
• Modelling of user equipment, user profiles and environment types
• Network dimensioning for mixed voice/data according to the traffic distribution
• Import, display and analysis of drive test data with all the market formats (TEMS, CSV, ASCII, FTM …)
• Prediction and measurement comparison and analysis
• Automatic propagation model tuning
• Import / Export CSV and XML files
• Complete GE06 coordination process


• Geneva 84

• Stockholm 61

• Compatibility with aeronautical services (SM1009)

• ICAO building resticted areas

• UFS & NFS calculations

• Natura 2000 support

• Human hazard

• HCM

• Support for multiple cell types (fetmo cell, micro cell, macro, repeater…)

• Support for GSM, DCS, CDMA, TETRA,and GSM networks

• Modelling of GPRS, EDGE, EDGE evolution

• Modelling of macro, micro, pico, indoor cells and repeaters

• Support of multiband network-band networks (all the GSM and CDMA bands supported by 3GPP without restriction)

• Modeling of concentric cells

• Supports frequency hopping

• Traffic analysis including calculations of KPIs such blocking rate QoS…

• Traffic spreading between cell layers with traffic overflow modelling

• User-definable interference constraints for BCCH and TCH channels

• User-definable interference constraints for co-channel, adjacent channels, N+2…

• Antenna parameter optimization (height, azimuth, tilt...)

• Supports FDD and TDD modes

• Supports 3G, 3.5G evolutions (UMTS, HSDPA, Ev-DO, 1xEv-DO)

• Supports multiple carriers

• Supports all UTRAN bands specified by 3GPP (without restrictions)

• UMTS equipment modelling including power sharing (pilot channel, paging and synchronization channels)

• 2G ->3G swap modelling

• Plots prediction of voice (R99) and data services (R99/HSDPA)

• Scrambling code pollution

• Scrambling code planning and audit

• RSRP plot predictions

• Pilot pollution plot predictions

• Ec/I0 plot predictions (Including power control features)

• HSDPA plot predictions

• PN code planning

• UMTS traffic analysis features based on Monte Carlo method

• Multi RAT (Radio Access Technology) network planning

• Multi RAT networks on the same project

• Unified network databases (2G, 3G, 4G, WiFi…)

• Unified multi-service traffic model (EDGE, WiFI, UMTS, LTE)

• Integrated planning and optimization for 3GPP (GSM/EDGE/UMTS/HSDPA/WiFi/LTE) technologies

• Inter-technology handover modelling (new 3GPP release 12 about LTE <-> Wi-Fi HO included)

• LTE 3GPP models

• 3D models for urban center

• Supports LTE for all carrier bandwidths (1.4MHz, 3MHz, 5MHz, 10MHz, 15MHz, 20MHz)

• Supports 4G OFDMA for Downlink and SC-OFDM for uplink

• Supports frame structure (Type 1 and Type 2)

• Supports cyclic prefix (Normal CP and Extended CP)

• Supports adaptive switching between the standard transmission modes

• 4G equipment modelling including predefined (or user-definable) power sharing (RS, PCFICH, PBCH, PDCCH, PDSCH)

• Supports PRACH (Various formats)

• Supports PUSCH channel

• Supports ICIC scheme

• RSRP coverage simulation

• RSRP coverage analysis (composite, best server, second best server...overlapping, best server + offset…)

• QCI plot coverage (priority bearers)

• Traffic analysis based on the standard 4G schedulers (Rodin Robin, Max SNIR, and Proportional Fair)

• Cell network dimensioning for mixed voice/data traffic and time slot configurations per TRX

• Traffic analysis including calculation of KPIs such blocking rate QoS…

• Traffic spreading between cell layers with traffic overflow modelling

• Fractional frequency reuse

• Soft frequency reuse

• Inter-cell interference coordination ICIC schemes

• RACH preamble planning (root sequence index) with various methods

• W measurements, drive test data and KPIs import

• Back hauling, backbone, mesh, SDH, PDH, short links

• Path budget

• Threshold degradation

• Multi-path

• Ellipsoid clearance

• Multi-K factors

• Reliability

• Objective and performance

• Space diversity

• Frequency diversity

• Reliability ITU-R 530, Barnett Vigant, Siemens

• Protection areas

• I/N, C/N+I, C/I, TD, Spurious support

• NFD convolution products from ETSI .ts and .rif files

• Frequency plans, list and frequency bands

• Reporting

• Parity checking

• 3D modelling (>= 0.1 m resolution)

• RPE (antenna) database

• ITU-R patterns

• Enhanced cross-polar calculations

• Display link status (margin, threshold degradation...)

• Equipment databases

• Cox and Feeder databases

• Antenna databases

• Mux database

• Optimization (height of pylon, power)

• SQL databases online and offline

• Passive plan and B2B (path budget and interference)

• Threshold limited polygons

• RRC04

• Effective heights

• Fast coverage + interference (ITU-R 370 and ITU-R 1546)

• GE06 conformity

• Aeronautical SM1009 coordination

• Compatibility report (K-lnm, Bonn, Chester, SMM, Psum)

• UFS, NFS, UFS delta, SFN test points, Allotments, GE06 contours

• Geneva 84, 89, Stokholm 61

• FCC broadcast contours

• FCC distance calculations

• NZ broadcast coordination (complete, PL and MED analysis)

• OFCOM DTT vs LTE (multiple log-normal signals)

• Schwartz and Yeh

• Fenton - Wilkinson method

• Constraint areas (obstacles and perturbators)

• Height constraints (elevation, intervisibility)

• Radar constraint areas

• Power constraints (omni, directive and splitted antennas)

• Wind farms (test points, interference maps, P2P interference, radar interference): simple plan reflectors, ITU-R 805, user defined patterns...

• Human Hazard: full 3D exposure model, EEC 1999/519, Power exposure / 24h

• Complete integration with ICS manager

• Cross-border order coordination and border agreement

• Radar horizon tour

• EMC: interference, noise desensitization

• Intermodulation

• GMF: assignment and interference

• Off axis angle maps

• Depression angle maps

• Tilt maps

• Antenna diagram constraint definition

• HCM antenna matching

• Broadband wireless access coordination

• COFDM launch delay assignment

• TV analog offset assignment

• Service area (spectrum trading)

• Earth station coordination

• C/I and IRF: User defined, NFD, ITU-R 412 655 1368 1009 560, FCC OET 69, Wiiesbaden 95, IEEE, ETSI, OFCOM/BCC, CNC DNrc61 and DNRc54, FCC.

• Tx power protection (0.7 m resolution)

• Coordination with aeronautical radionavigation radar in the 2.7 and 3.4 GHz band

• TVWS availability maps

• DTT protected area maps

• Transmitter noise analysis

• Receiver desensitisation analysis

• Radio-astronomy

• ITU notices: T01/T02/T03/T04/GS1/GS2/GT1/GT2/GBI

• Brific (DB3 format)

• Allotments

• Import: TVA/TVD/UKE/CSA/OFCOM/TAFL/Industry Canada/TDAB 2002/ UKPM/UKE/DACAN/NAVAIDS/GMF...


REFERENCES

• ETSI TS101

• ETSI TS980

• ETSI EN301598

• ETSI EN302217

• 802.11

• 802.16

• 802.20

• 3GPP

• Eirene

• HCM

• Cost231

• OET69

• Spectrum XXI

• TSB-88

• ITU-R P: 452-14, 452-16, 1812-4, 530-15, 676-9, 837-6, 838-3, 840-5, 370-7, 525-2, 526-13, 1546-5, 368-7, 368-9, 533-11, 1147-4, 617-2, 531-11, 618-10, 528-2, 372-10, 453-10, 1238-7

• ITU-R F: 699-7, 1245-2, 1820, 1668-1, 1397-2, 1491-2

• ITU-R S: 1428-1, 465-6, 580-6, 672-4, 1855-0

• ITU-R SA: 509-3

• ITU-R M: 1225, 694-1

• ITU-R BS: 1660-6, 412-9, 560-4

• ITU-R BT: 419-3, 655-7, 1368-10, 2033-1, 417-5

• ITU-R BO: 1213-1

• ITU-R SM: 1009-1, 847-1

• ITU-T G: 821, 826, 828

• ICAO EUR DOC 015



ANTENNAS

• 2D, 3D, RPE, ITU-R recs, FCC, HCM, multi-resolutions

• Electrical and mechanical tilt support, rotary, circular, elliptical

• Polarization: H, V, C, M, X-pol, X-pol enhanced

• Formats: ADF 2D, ADF RPE, ADW, MSI, PLT, SPH, SPV, NSMA, FCC, Ascii grid (3D), Antios (3D), DIA, H, V

• 2D/3D converter, symmetry, interpolation, HCM builder, HCM matching, rotation, auto-increment, user drawing, selector

• Units: dB linear, dB, %

• Aperture, crossover distance, splitted and non-splitted antennas

• ITU-R: GE84, APS7, 419, 1213, 1326, 1428, 1851, 465, 580, 694, 1245, 699, 672, 647, GXT support

• FCC: OET69

• Type: STD, SU-MIMO SD, SU-MIMO SM, MU-MIMO, SIMO, AAS

• Reference: Isotropic, Dipole, short vertical (50 and 75 ohms)


CARTOGRAPHY


• Layers: DTM, DEM, indoor plans, clutter, buildings, offline maps (.IMG simple map, .RIM compressed map, .MIM multi-tiled map), online maps (Bing maps, Google maps, Geospatial maps, WMS and WMTS Geoportals, Open Street Map, Inspire cadaster), multi-maps and multi-resolutions (DTM, Clutter, Buildings, Maps, Aerials)

• Vectors (line, rectangle, circle, polygon, point, text-address)

• Population raster maps

• Import/Export: Shapefile, MID/MIF, WFT, Google Earth, TIFF, BIL, PNG, JPEG, BMP, ASCII GRID, TXT, ICS online, XML

• Coordinates: Real-time coordinates, MGRS, BNGR, INGR, DMS, DEC, METER, more than 1,000 projections and datum, converter, batch converter, declination, import/export, real-time geocoding (Map, Coverage)

• Geocoding (DTM, DEM, Buildings, Clutter)

• Automatic address updates, address finder, address/coordinates converter

• Map: Vector to raster, vectorized coverage, address finder, filters, border, combinations, editing

• Real-time profile, grid, active view, distance units, scale, palettes (fixed, adaptive, user defined), clutter legend, cut map (disk and memory), sampling

• Map tiling, Worldwide Builder (DTM and Clutter worldwide access), indoor project builder, clutter and building generator (from Shapefile, OSM and CLC)

• Map resolution: from 0.1 meter to 10,000 meters

• 2D and 3D displays

• Print: layout, scaling, tiling, legend, logos. Batch mode, preview, caching


PROPAGATION

(Indoor, Outdoor, Mix Indoor/Outdoor)


• Base model: Fresnel, Wojnar, ITU-R 370, ITU-R 525, ITU-R 526, ITU-R 1225, ITU-R 1546, ITU-R 1546 fast (Broadcast), ITU-R 1812, ITU-R 617, ITU-R 1147, ITU-R 368, ITU-R 533, Medium Wave, 3GPP LTE, SUI, Okumura-Hata, Davidson, Hata-Cost, Extended Hata - SEAMCAT, Cost open, Walfisch-Ikegami-Cost 231, African Broadcasting, FCC 98, Egli, Durkin, ITM-NTIA, ITM 122, ITM NTIA, ITU-R 368, ITU-R 452, Wien agreement, IF77, NBS 101

• Diffraction: Deygout 66, Deygout 91, Deygout 94, Bullington, Delta-Bullington, Lateral diffraction, Spherical wave, Standard-RM

• Abnormal propagation: Troposcattering, Ducting, Worldwide and user defined DLN maps, conductivity maps.

• Climate: gazeous attenuations ITU-R 1820 and ITU-R 676, Fog ITU-R 840, Rain and snow ITU-R 530 ITU-R 837 ITU-R 838 ESA and user defined maps, RMS wave heights, K factors, isotherm definition, scintillation

• Visibility, Ellipsoid clearance, time variability

• Reliability calculations ITU-R 530, Siemens, Vigants, Crane

• 2D reflections, 3D lambertian reflections, 3D specular reflections, 3D indoor/outdoor, Reflection coefficients

• Absorption, mix absorption/diffraction, CCIR clutter attenuations, TSB-88 clutter attenuations, User defined clutter attenuations (dB, dB/km), Clutter heights, Indoor material attenuations, Indoor tunnel, Slope model coefficients, UK rain zones

• Support ITU-R M1142-2 and ITU-R M1141-2


DATABASES


• SQL tables: stations, station links, microwave links, equipment

• SQL azure tables: stations, microwave links

• Internal tables: stations, station links, microwave links, equipment, antennas (2D, 3D, RPE), subscribers, frequency plans, frequency bands, fequency groups, Tx/Rx parameters, Feeders, sites, users, satellites, documents (all formats: video, audio, text, image), Bearings, D.F localizations, NFD, propagation models & icons

• XML: stations, microwave links, trajectories, station links.

• XLS template reports

• ODBC/ADO support (MS Access, Oracle, SQL server, SQL lite)


FREQUENCY ASSIGNMENT


• Adaptive algorithms

• C/I, C/N+I and TD modes

• Maximizes frequency usage

• Full automatic mode (global, by area, by constraint list)

• Semi-automatic mode: frequency selector

• Interference objectives (wanted and unwanted)

• Surface interference factors (Clutter weights)

• Frequency bands

• Frequency list

• Frequency groups

• Frequency plans

• Exclusion lists

• Polarization assignments

• Intermodulation

• Constraint diagrams: distances, neighbor stations, sectors, best server related, clutter filter, user defined

• Re-ordering stations: frequency isolation, sector, coverage size

• Methods: Monte-Carlo, iterative, sequential, exhaustive

• Multi-channels

• Constraints by distances, Delta F, intermodulation, polarizations, sectors, Tx/Rx channels, neighbor lists, various codes

• Rx antenna discrimination

• Interference global / server

• Virtual mode based on Delta F

• Multi-resolution matrix

• Coverage selector

• Threshold limited coverage

• Extended radius limited coverage

• Overlapping frequency reuse

• Spacing fixed, reversed and minimum

• Pilot channel assignment

• Traffic channel assignment

• Multi-C/I and IRF


GUI


• Menu and popup-menu configuration

• Project preferences

• Techno profiles

• Multi-languages (user defined translations)

• Reference units: distance (m, km, nm, ft.…), transmitted and received power, antenna and field strength

• User defined labels, icons, reports, control grids, listings and XLS templates.


APIs


• Propagation model built-up

• Plugin SDK


RECOMMENDED CONFIGURATION


• Memory: 8 GB and more

• Storage: 500 GB

• Hard drive: SSD 256 GB

• Internet access (Map access, ICS online)

• Processor: x64 multicore

• Graphic card: 2GB, OpenGL compatible, Full HD (1920*1080)

• OS: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016 (x64 and x86)


SUPPORT


• Windows Vista (32 bits versions)

• Win32 Wrapper (legacy libraries)

• Citrix, Active Directory

• Ansi and Unicode

• Multi-languages

• User translations (Ascii file)

• Parallelism (64 bits versions)

• Multi-processing (32 and 64 bits versions)

• UHD 2k 4k