Drinking our own champagne: how we use Sitetracker to manage customer implementations

We built Sitetracker as a customer-focused platform, understanding that asset-based project challenges are different from other project types and require a unique approach. Customers can customize their Sitetracker platform specifically for their needs and my team always looks forward to setting them up for success. But, to make all of this possible for our customers, we built our own version of Sitetracker that’s custom made to handle a scope-based project. One of the most exciting things I do as Director of Implementations is kicking off new customer implementations. Many customers …

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Collaborative document management means fewer meetings

This week we released a major update! Each new release we deliver involves a period of earnest collaboration between us and our valued customers. This release is no different. We delivered on that collaboration in this update, bringing customers document collaboration replete with versioning, markup, and in-context commenting. Document Collaboration and Markup Fewer meetings, more collaboration — that’s part of our vision for the future of project management. Effective organizations need the ability to share and review documents without friction or conflicting versions. That’s why we built Collaborative Document Management, …

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Part two: Tackle operational efficiency

[PART II]   This is the second post in a series outlining a new approach to network densification and its effects on current planning and deployment processes. Last time we talked about operational efficiency we gave you a structure to start thinking about how to approach optimization: Strategic Operational Tactical We’re going to dive a little further into what this means for different roles within a company by continuing with our football metaphor. A football team is made up of three core components that correlate with three corporate roles when …

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The race to 5G just got hotter

Are you small cell ready? The FCC voted today to streamline the small cell planning process in hopes of accelerating deployment of the next generation of wireless technology. Immediate beneficiaries will be the end-to-end telecom infrastructure supply chain — from carriers to vendors. With the millions of data-hungry customers being the ultimate winners in the race to 5G. As a result, deploying 5G technology should be faster and cheaper than ever. In fact, every small cell deployment is estimated to be ~30% cheaper. Based on projections that suggest that over …

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3 Steps to Maximizing Your Operational Efficiency

[PART I]   It’s not news to anyone that streamlined workflows or processes generally result in tremendous savings in both time and cost. Indeed, it would be surprising if every business leader did not have several ongoing initiatives designed to optimize their overall effectiveness. After all, small improvements in productivity can be a key differentiator between yourself and your closest competitors or hitting board and investor targets. This is especially true for capital-intensive industries (telecom, utilities, etc.) where these efficiencies are even more pronounced due to their business models.   …

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Traditional Project & Asset management tools can’t do this!

Sitetracker: For your most important assets Summary: At Sitetracker, we believe our people are everything. Because of this, we work very hard to recruit and retain top talent. While I do think we are innovative recruiters, I think we truly differentiate ourselves with our approach to employee onboarding and development. This article is relevant for companies hiring rapidly to enter or expand into new markets or offering new products and services. I spend a lot of time with our customers – innovators and trailblazers building the infrastructure of tomorrow – …

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