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The educational content of this category relates to contracting, EF&I, outsourcing partnerships for Telecom/Communications Service Providers’ (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance are targeted for telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.

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There’s No “I” In “Team”

4 Simple Tips To Partner Like Your Project’s Life Depends On It Wireless engineering and construction are in high demand...

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Road Warriors

The Tech That Makes Intelligent Transportation Systems Tick -- Now that we’re deeply accustomed to the Internet of Things (IoT)...

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Feeling Attached But Overloaded?

5G deployment is unique. To begin, 5G requires small cells -- and lots of them. The Small Cell Forum (SCF)...

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Hurricanes, Safety, and Shortages

Supply Chain Risk Management Solutions -- Hurricane Dorian is once again reminding us how quickly telecommunications can essentially be knocked...

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Bedlam in the Bronx, Mishmash in Manhattan

A Powerful Solution for Conquering Conduit Cable Chaos -- Setting up the PDRP. When Steve Haus inspects a typical conduit...

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Joined at the Pole

Small Cell Attachments Bring New Challenges for Joint Use Professionals -- In the last year, telecommunications and broadband providers are deploying...

The Race for Resources

Human Resources Innovations in a Competitive Landscape -- How many times have you heard the phrase: “Our people are our...

Before Dirt Is Disturbed

Staying Safe While Excavating in Congested Environments: With more than 20 million miles of buried infrastructure in the United States...

Retirement at Age 25?

Extending Submarine Cable’s Lifespan by: Colin Anderson (This article originally ran in the January 2014 issue of OSP Magazine) The...