Streamline workflows with a project management mobile app

Field workers and mobile teams can no longer simply use clipboards. Pen and paper are parts of an antiquated process. Email is an inefficient solution. There’s a better way for field workers and mobile teams to collaborate on site-based projects. A better way is required for high volume projects in critical infrastructure industries, such as telecom, utility, and smart cities. Project managers and their teams need a mobile app. Mobility is an essential component of project management.   Collaboration is the basis for successful project and asset management Eugene Spiegle …

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Gain a holistic view of site-based projects with Trackers and Maps

Our latest release delivers numerous enhancements and an even more powerful user experience in key parts of the Sitetracker platform. Each new release we deliver is a collaborative effort between us and our valued customers. This release is no different. As a true Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, Sitetracker delivers improvements in enterprise functionality and security automatically, without the need for any manual updates. This means that you always and automatically have the latest, best version of Sitetracker. Trackers: manage your entire portfolio    Trackers provide a holistic view of an entire …

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Net metering and interconnection will dominate utility project management

Foundation of net metering and interconnection The trend toward renewable energy is inevitable and state governments are making sure every utility embraces it. In order to do this, each state has created standards to reach renewable goals. What are Renewable Portfolio Standards? Twenty-nine US states have instituted Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS). These are policies that require utilities to ensure that a percentage, or in some cases a specified amount, of the electricity they sell comes from renewable resources. Most states have goals to greatly ramp up their renewable portfolio in the …

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Fiber providers: unsung heroes of wireless infrastructure and our connected future

Across the telecom and wireless industry, the news is all about 5G. The cellular world is racing toward 5G and telecom infrastructure, such as small cells, are making headlines. 5G is important for our connected future and, certainly, small cells are a big part of it. We are seeing greater demand for throughput and connectivity. Consumers on their cell phones and other connected devices want high speeds and low latency from their wireless network. But, the technology we experience on those wireless networks has always been supported by wired infrastructure. …

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Automate critical infrastructure project forecasting to adjust for the unknown

When managing critical infrastructure projects, projects almost never go exactly according to the project forecast or schedule. Especially when managing a high volume of complex projects, there are many points of possible friction, delay, and error. There are certain variables out of your of control. The baseline and dependencies you set are likely to change. So, planning, project scheduling, and setting expectations are important. Your foundation matters, but your initial forecast is going to look different from the actuals. Simply put, plans change. Unexpected change brings unknown variables, and unknowns …

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Preventative maintenance management best practices for winter, telecom edition

Network hardening, vegetation management, and standardization for the winter This is a guide to help you get through winter stronger than you went in. Stay ahead of maintenance deadlines and infrastructure failure by standardizing and automating in advance of December, January, and February. Follow our preventative maintenance guide to maintain your telecom assets with confidence. Initiate a thorough and automated preventative maintenance program Telecom companies have to prepare for weather and get ahead of impending infrastructure damage. By creating a thorough preventative maintenance program that adheres to maintenance management best …

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