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CTR 8740: Installation, Operation and Maintenance, Layer 2- ILT- 3 Days- Aviat Training Center- Open Enrollment- per Student

Course Description 

The CTR 8740 is a microwave router. It is a fully integrated microwave networking solution, delivering a unique combination of high-capacity all-packet transport, Carrier Ethernet, IP/MPLS, and PWE services, and comprehensive mission-critical microwave features. The CTR is purpose-built for microwaves, enabling operators to use it in an IP/MPLS and reduce the equipment on site.  

The CTR8740 Installation, Operation, and Maintenance course teaches students key functions of the CTR8740 platform. The course includes an overview of all available modules and the chassis, initial setup, installation and login, basic configuration with the CLI, system commissioning, configuration, diagnostics, maintenance, and troubleshootingExtensive hands-on labs (nearly 50% of the course duration) and case studies offer students with scenarios they will face in real deployments in their networks.  

Courses are conducted by AVIAT expert trainers in a mentoring environment backed by their deep technology expertise and experience in the implementation of microwave wireless and IP networks.   

The CTR8740 Installation, Operation, and Maintenance course is conducted at the Aviat Training locations or can be arranged at customer sites 


Target Audience 

This course is intended for installation and service personnel responsible for installation, configuration, test and maintenance procedures for the CTR8740 product. 



  • Participants must complete the CTR System Overview E-Learning course. 
  • Participants should have a basic understanding of Microwave and IP Fundamentals and have basic computer skills. 
  • Each student must bring a laptop PC and have administrator rights on the PC with the following parameters. 
  • Pentium 4 or later w/ 1GB of RAM and 250 Mb of free hard drive space. 
  • Microsoft Windows 7, 8, or 10 and Google Chrome as the web browser. 
  • USB Port / LAN Port / and DB9 serial port connection or adapter 



Upon successfully completing this course, participants will be able to:  

  • Basic installation and configuration of CTR8740 equipment 
  • Provisioning of features such as Management, Ethernet VLANs, QoS, and Link Aggregation 
  • Basic diagnostics, troubleshooting, and preventive maintenance for CTR8740 

Each equipment, services and software purchased from Aviat Networks carries with it a commitment of excellence backed by Aviat Networks’ industry-leading warranty policy. All Aviat Networks warranties apply to the Customer or Original Owner also referred to as the end user.

“Final Acceptance” means testing of the Equipment following installation by Aviat Networks at Customer’s site(s) under the terms set forth in the Statement of Work and may be performed on a link by link basis, or when live traffic is cut over, or when the Customer has beneficial use of the Equipment, whichever occurs first. The following table provides the coverage duration for the types of warranties applicable. Please refer to your product ordering guide for the applicable warranty policy for that equipment, service or software.

Aviat Networks Equipment Standard
Hardware Warranty – U.S.A, Canada and the Caribbean
24 months from ship date.
Aviat Networks Equipment Standard
Hardware Warranty – Rest of the World
15 months from ship date.
Non-Aviat Networks OEM Equipment
OEM warranty is a pass-through from Aviat Networks from the ship date; maximum OEM warranty.

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