PAIATVS1 - Implementing Advanced TelePresence Video Solutions Part 1 v1.0 (5951)

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This course is designed to prepare you for the Cisco TelePresence Video Field Engineer for Advanced exam (650-297 PATVFEA) and enable you to perform 80% of all your field activity unassisted. You will gain the knowledge and skills to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot:

  • Cisco TelePresence Management Suite (TMS)
  • Cisco TelePresence Codec C90
  • Cisco TelePresence Video Communications Server (VCS)
  • Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Control Unit (MCU)

Skills Gained

  • Locate support documentation, and install, operate, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot the Cisco TelePresence Codec C90
  • Call control protocols and how to install, configure basic registration capabilities for, and troubleshoot the Cisco TelePresence VCS
  • Locate support documentation, and install, operate, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Install, operate, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot the Cisco TMS

Who Can Benefit

  • Installation and support engineers who install, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco TelePresence solutions
  • Sales engineers who are planning Cisco TelePresence solutions


  • TelePresence Video Sales Engineer for Express e-Learning
  • TelePresence Video Sales Engineer for Advanced e-Learning


1. Endpoints

  • C Series Operation
    • Use Remote Control and Navigate the Menus
    • Configure the Settings on Codec
    • Make and Receive Calls
    • Change the Video Source for the Local, Dual Video, and Remote Cameras
    • Share Presentations
    • Use the Phone Book to Store Contacts and Search on Contacts
    • Multisite Calling and the Multipoint Capabilities of Each System Type
  • C Series Documentation
    • Administration Guide
    • White Papers
    • Fault-Finding Guides
    • Installation Guides
    • FAQs
    • Knowledge Base
  • C Series Installation
    • Codec C90 Interface
    • Video Input Matrix
    • Connectors
    • Camera Setup
    • Audio and Video Cabling
  • C Series Configuration
    • Menu System
    • Configuration Using the Browser
    • Accessing the API
    • Using the Internal Multipoint System
  • C Series Maintenance
    • Web Release Key Generator
    • System Upgrade
  • C Series Troubleshooting
    • Collect System Configuration, Status, and Settings
    • Backup Configuration and Default Setting
    • TCP DUMP Method to Collect the Log Files

2. Call Control

  • Registration Protocols and VCS Installation
    • H.323 Registration
    • SIP Registration
    • Basic Configuration
    • Setting Up the VCS from the Box
  • VCS Basic Configuration
    • Deployment Guide
    • Internetworking
  • Backup, Restore, and Upgrade
  • Troubleshooting
    • Registrations
    • Call History

3. Multipoint Control Unit (MCU)

  • Setup
    • Cable Up and Configure the Basic Network Connectivity via RS-232
    • Power Light, LAN Port Light, and the Implications of the Lights Being Off
    • Access Documentation Online, Including:
      • Specification Sheets
      • Printable Online Help
      • Getting Started Guide
      • FAQ
  • Configuration
    • Basic IP Configuration
    • MCU Registration with H.323
    • Prefix for MCU Registrations and MCU Service Prefix
    • MCU Registration with SIP
  • Operations
    • Create Conferences from the MCU and an Endpoint
    • Change Conference Layouts from the MCU and an Endpoint
    • Move Participants Between Conferences
    • Use the Message Facility
    • View Endpoint Statistics
  • Customization
    • Auto Attendants
    • Adding Endpoints to the MCU
    • Adding Users to the MCU
  • Global Conference Settings
    • Locating Help on the MCU
    • Templates
  • Upgrades and Backups
    • Upgrade the 4500 MCU and Fully Test the System
    • Access the TANDBERG Web Site to Download Software
    • Perform a Software Upgrade using the Web Interface
    • Where to Find Instructions to Upgrade Using the Flash Disk
    • Perform a Backup and Restore of the MCUs Configuration Using FTP
    • Recall the Reset Configuration and Reset Password Instructions and Commands
  • Troubleshooting
    • Techniques
    • Tools
    • Hardware Issues
    • Troubleshooting Endpoints
    • Troubleshooting Event Logs

4. Management

  • Operation
    • TMS Management Features
    • Monitoring
    • Adding Systems
    • Phone Books
    • Reporting
    • Administrative Tools
  • Installation
    • Installation Steps
    • Basic Configuration
  • SQL
    • Structured SQL
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • SQL Management
  • Zones
    • ISDN and IP Zones
    • Configuring Zones
  • Permissions
    • TMS: Users and Domains
    • User Permissions
    • Permission Guidelines
  • Troubleshooting
    • TMS Services
    • SQL Database
    • TMS Web Server
    • TMS Installation Problems
    • Corporate Directory
    • Booking
    • Reporting Problems

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