How Utilities Can Build a Reliable Asset Database

How Utility Telecoms Can Build a Reliable Asset Database: Part 3

The Importance of Smart Integrations As noted earlier, it’s critical that the services supported by each asset are also tracked. A complete asset register enables a single dashboard for utility telecommunications, which can yield increased efficiencies in terms of staffing for infrastructure operations such as network operations centers (NOCs). A single asset register also enables much stronger depiction of relationships among assets and services. By … Continue reading How Utility Telecoms Can Build a Reliable Asset Database: Part 3

Industry Expertise: How to Accelerate Fiber-Optic Network Expansions Through Geospatial Intelligence

Fiber-optic network expansions are necessary to support customer demands for faster Internet connections and higher bandwidths. To avoid common challenges that could arise during this expansion, it’s crucial to utilize a uniform data solution that supports georeferenced data about the existing and planned infrastructure throughout the entire cycle, from the high-level design phase through final operations. Through spatial reference, data from different sources can be … Continue reading Industry Expertise: How to Accelerate Fiber-Optic Network Expansions Through Geospatial Intelligence

How Utilities Can Build a Reliable Asset Database

How Utility Telecoms Can Build a Reliable Asset Database: Part 2

The Value of a Digital Twin To ensure a successful asset database synchronization, careful planning during the design of the asset database is required. The ideal asset management technology will have the ability to reflect infrastructure changes in its database as soon as they are made. Change control methodologies must include scheduled reconciliation, as well as immediate update of configuration databases, in real-time. Timing is … Continue reading How Utility Telecoms Can Build a Reliable Asset Database: Part 2

How Utility Telecoms Can Build a Reliable Asset Database: Part 1

Utilities are comprised of diverse technologies overlaid upon increasingly complex telecommunications infrastructure. While the management of assets and their relationships seems like a daunting task, it can be achieved with a strong automated asset management solution in place. In this three-part blog post series, we’ll discuss how a single, unified, and reliable asset and resource database can enable faster deployments, quicker error resolution, and a … Continue reading How Utility Telecoms Can Build a Reliable Asset Database: Part 1

Industry Expertise: Unified Resource Management for 5G Network Deployments

Industry Expertise: Unified Resource Management for 5G Network Deployments

To successfully plan, build, and deploy new 5G services, mobile network operators must have a holistic view of active and passive assets and maintain an accurate and up-to-date inventory of all physical, logical, and virtual network resources. Unified resource management is the common foundation on which an end-to-end 5G network is built and plays a make-or-break role in activities such as cell site acquisition, merger … Continue reading Industry Expertise: Unified Resource Management for 5G Network Deployments

Industry Expertise: Supporting a Gigabit Society with Unified Resource Management

Industry Expertise: Supporting a Gigabit Society with Unified Resource Management

How can service providers successfully adapt to changing market dynamics, support disruptive technologies, and stay ahead of the competition? A critical cornerstone for success lies in how they manage their infrastructure. To keep pace with ever-increasing data volumes, communication service providers must roll out more fiber for B2B and B2C market segments as well as additional fiber connections to mobile sites. This should be done … Continue reading Industry Expertise: Supporting a Gigabit Society with Unified Resource Management

How Infrastructure Management Can Facilitate Digital Transformation

To future-proof your tower sites, the proper management of all passive mobile infrastructure assets is critical. Ulrich Schälling, Head of Business Line Networks at FNT Software, recently discussed towerco management in the age of digital transformation in Pipeline Magazine. Read the full article here: Pipeline Magazine Continue reading How Infrastructure Management Can Facilitate Digital Transformation