Performance Analysis and Network Planning


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The project module builds on knowledge obtained during the 1st and 2nd semester

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • tools and methods for planning large scale communication systems.
  • tools and methods for distributed systems management and security.
  • tools and methods for positioning in distributed systems


  • apply basic as well as advanced methods for performance analysis in distributed systems and/or communication networks.
  • apply tools for performance analysis and simulation of distributed systems and/or communication networks.


  • make a choice of parameters, methods and tools for the analysis of a problem where a distributed system and/or communication system comprises a part of the solution. Emphasis is on the communication facility and the associated network planning.

Type of instruction

Types of instruction are listed at the start of §17; Structure and contents of the programme.



Name of examPerformance Analysis and Network Planning
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titlePerformanceanalyse og netværksplanlægning
Module codeESNNDSK3P1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
DepartmentDepartment of Electronic Systems
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design