This TS describes Trace data definition and management. It covers the trace records content, their format and transfer.
The objectives of this TS are:
To provide the descriptions for a standard set of Trace data;
To define the common format of trace records; and
To define a method for Trace results reporting across the management interfaces.
Clause 4 details the various Trace records content, Annex A provides Trace report file format, Annex B provides the trace report file conventions and transfer procedure, Annex C provides the trace reporting functional architecture and Annex D provides some trace files examples. Trace concepts and requirements are covered in TS 32.421
while Trace control and configuration management are described in TS 32.422
The definition of Trace data is intended to result in comparability of Trace data produced in a multi-vendor wireless UMTS and/or EPS network.