2019 is telecom’s tipping point. Here’s why.

The telecommunications industry has reached a tipping point. Network densification is a requirement for increased and more ubiquitous connectivity. Up to this point, the telecommunications industry has been able to utilize existing fiber and build new fiber in an ad hoc, as needed, manner. This is no longer enough as the demand for small cells and DAS is increasing exponentially in the race to 5G. There’s simply not enough fiber to support 5G and network densification. Whether or not we, the telecommunications industry, deploy 5G successfully largely rests in the …

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CX3 adopts Sitetracker and embraces change to save 40% in annual spending

About CX3 CX3 is a site acquisition and tower construction company with offices across the United States, specializing in site development, design and engineering, and site maintenance. The company works with municipalities, carriers, and site acquisition resources across the country to build new towers in prime locations. They find locations that resolve coverage gaps and capacity concerns and implement fast and flexible solutions for their clients. Over the last 25 years, CX3 has built thousands of towers for customers in every US state and takes on build-to-suit projects at any …

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3 steps to improve operational efficiency for 5G project management

There’s a better way to do 5G project management. By the end of this post, you will have three more tools you can use to improve operational efficiency when managing 5G projects. 5G is coming and you’re the ones building it. 5G will be comprised of many, many infrastructure components, including fronthaul fiber, small cells, and towers. Due to the high-volume nature of these elements, 5G project management is and will be a different kind of challenge than the telecommunications industry has faced before. If you’re a 5G program manager …

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Project managers, here’s what your managers want to know that you’re not telling them.

If you’re a project manager in a critical infrastructure industry like telecommunications or utilities you know firsthand that you could be managing hundreds of complex projects at once and your boss wants to know about all of them, right now. Don’t you wish you could just click a button and have all the reports ready immediately? Good news! You can. Sitetracker enables project managers to report on all of your projects with easy-to-use reporting and dashboards. This means that when your boss asks about the status of a project, you …

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Challenges of verifying fiber nodes in the field

In order to be successful, a worker would need to verify a high volume of nodes and maintain accuracy when doing so. Any misstep could decrease or eliminate profit for the service provider. Sitetracker customers have solved this problem, saving upwards of 6 hours per project manager per week, by simply embracing new technology that aligns with their goals.

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Utility leaders improve reliability metrics with Sitetracker performance management, powerful dashboards, and reporting

Originally posted via PRNewswire. Today at the DistribuTECH conference in New Orleans, Sitetracker, the global standard for managing high-volume critical infrastructure projects, shared powerful performance management capabilities that transform how utility companies of all sizes can increase reliability and safety performance. Leaders in the utility industry recognize the benefits of performance management — a systematic approach to identifying strategic goals, aligning resources, measuring outcomes, and optimizing processes — however, until now, existing technology made it difficult for even the largest, most sophisticated organizations to successfully measure performance. With the introduction …

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