BWA

WLL, Extended WiFi, Extended WLAN, FWA, BWA, LMDS, WiMAX

Function Comment, reference to Product Specification (PS) chapter
Basic Package:
– WRAPdB station database, with demo data
– Map Viewer
– Profile Viewer
– Propagation models
– Geographical data*
Provides the basic platform, geographical data handling, various calculators and the station databases and handling of these. PS 2, 3, 4, 22. * The Basic Package includes world-covering geographical databases including height and terrain classifications in a 30 second resolution (appr. 900 m) and place names. The IDWM (ITU Digitized World Map) is also included. SRTM height data (resolution 3 arc seconds, appr. 90 m) and VMAP Level 0 vector data over selected areas can also be included.
Coverage Provides many capabilities related to area coverage applications, including interference and jamming calculations. PS 5.
Interference Provides capability for interference calculations in particular relating to point-to-point and point-to-multipoint systems. PS 6.
Radio Link Performance Provides capability for microwave link performance calculations. PS 7.
Frequency Assignment Provides automatic and efficient support for manual frequency assignment considering the interference situation. PS 10.
Point-to-Multipoint Provides capability to define network structures and perform many calculations on point-to-multipoint microwave radio systems, such as used for WiMAX and LMDS/BWA/FWA/WLL/MMDS etc. PS 21.
Cost and Coverage Optimiser Provides capability to automatically place stations of any type at near-optimum locations to achieve the desired area coverage under cost or number of station limitations. PS 19
Map Data Manager Provides functions for converting various formats of geographical data for use in WRAP. PS 25.