Top takeaway: Automate 5G project management for critical telecom infrastructure

FierceWireless hosted the Next-Gen Wireless Networks Summit in Dallas last week. This event brought together top telecom industry executives to discuss 5G and next-generation wireless networks. The panel, “What’s next for 5G?” took time to reflected on 2018 and made predictions for what 2019 may bring, gathering an impressive group of experts to discuss the future of 5G.   Talk of 5G dominated 2018 During this panel, the telecom industry’s leaders are discussed  5G and how it will impact the customer experience. John Smee, VP Engineering at Qualcomm Chris Pearson, …

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What is network densification and why does it matter for telecom project managers?

The telecom industry is entering an increasingly complex and competitive environment. There is a rise in mobile traffic and a growing demand for data. Researchers estimate there will be over 20 billion devices online by 2020. Smartphones, laptops, and tablets are just the beginning. Cities are becoming smart and cars are going to be autonomous. The industry’s answer is network densification. As a result, the number of projects and assets to manage is growing exponentially and will continue to do so. What is Network Densification? Network densification one of the …

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ISCO International adopts Sitetracker to manage workflows as business grows

Sitetracker is excited to announce that they are partnering with ISCO International to help ISCO manage their integrations of C-RAN, macro and DAS project deployments for major wireless carriers. Sitetracker will enable ISCO to scale project delivery through a software platform built specifically to handle repeatable, site-based projects. ISCO maximizes spectral efficiency for its Tier 1 wireless carrier customers by optimizing mobile operators’ networks so they can carry more traffic over their valuable RF spectrum. With mobile traffic continuing to skyrocket and the number of cell sites at an all-time …

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Top CCA takeaway: standardize project processes for critical infrastructure management

“When you use a cloud-based system and standardize project visibility, it creates an opportunity for performance and you will find success.” —Kevin Winfrey, CIO at Tilson Tech CCA is where the minds of the telecom industry meet. CCA’s Annual Convention is the only North American event to focus exclusively on smart strategies, technology innovations, and business opportunities for carriers in this brave new world. As a result, it brings together more senior decision makers from more carrier organizations than any other trade show in the United States.   One session, …

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Preventative maintenance management best practices for winter, utility edition

Storm hardening, vegetation management, and weatherization for the winter We’ve created a guide to help you get through the winter months stronger than you went in. Stay ahead of equipment failure and maintenance deadlines by standardizing and automating in advance of January and February. Follow our preventative maintenance program guide to maintain your assets with confidence. Establish a strong and automated preventative maintenance program Doing preventative maintenance should be automatic and trackable. Utility companies have to prepare for this weather and get ahead of impending infrastructure damage. By creating a …

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Will you be at CCA in Orlando?

We’re headed to Orlando next week and hope to see you at the CCA Annual Convention.  From October 1-3, we’re hosting a project processes seminar, a social media breakout session, a networking reception, and one BIG party that you won’t want to miss! Where we’ll be During exhibit hours, we’ll be at Booth #407, right in the middle of the exhibit hall. Stop by to learn how process standardization leads to operational excellence for telecom projects — and also to pick up a glow bracelet, which is your ticket to… …

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