Mobile Intelligent Networks (CAMEL)

2 Days / 4 Live Online Sessions (0900-1230) / Technical Level: Level 3

Course Code: MB90

Course Summary

An introduction to Intelligent Network (IN) concepts specifically those associated with IN Capability Set 1 (IN-CS1). The course covers the interworking between CAMEL and mobile networks, including the circuit-switched packet-switched domains and the SMS service.

Who would benefit

Those needing to know how value-added services can be implemented within mobile networks using CAMEL technology.


An ability to understand technical language and concepts, and a good knowledge of GSM operation. Knowledge of SS7 is also beneficial.

Topic Areas Include

  • Intelligent Network Concepts

  • Intelligent Network – Capability Set 1

  • Basic Call State Models (BCSM)

  • Detection Points (DP) types and arming

  • CAMEL Phases 1, 2 and 3 features, operation and procedures

  • BCSMs, DPs and CAMEL Subscription Information

  • CAMEL Information Flows

  • CAMEL Interaction with CS and PS mobile networks

  • CAMEL Interaction with CS and PS mobile networks

  • Charging functions

  • Pre-paid solutions and real-time charging

  • Analysis of CAMEL signalling