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The educational content of this category relates to GIS use in Network Strategy and Planning for Telecom/Communications Service Providers’ (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance are targeted to telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.

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Need Project Velocity?

Multi-Vendor Collaboration Is Key -- There is going to be a tsunami of network build-outs over the next couple years...

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Location Intelligence

Telecom network growth in North America is prime for breakout levels, encouraged by trends like the race to 5G. Verizon’s...

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Know Your Best Assets

Fiber Network Documentation Planning --  Demand for bandwidth is doubling every 100 days. In fact, the Fiber Broadband Association estimates...

ML/AI for Layer Zero

Why Digitize the Physical Layer? Deploying new infrastructure -- from fiber cable laterals to new active equipment -- is fundamental...

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Are You Takin’ Care of Business?

Your Security To-Do List -- The King of Rock and Roll, Elvis, was famous for Takin’ Care of Business. But when...

GIS Corner: Make Way for the Drones

I am a firm believer in the value of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), commonly called drones. Perhaps you would expect...

When Disaster Strikes

Maintaining Service Continuity With the Right Tools -- Natural disasters seem to occur more often, and are increasingly severe. As...

GIS CORNER: Got Service?

Answering the Service Availability Question -- The ability to answer the service availability question quickly is an effective and relatively...

Supercells to the Rescue?

Why Active DAS Hybrids Work for SMB/SMEs -- With the increasing use of and reliance upon mobile phones, meeting skyrocketing...

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