Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles

What are your plans for next week? We’re headed to Mobile World Congress Americas (MWCA) from September 12-14 at the Los Angeles Convention Center and we hope to see you there! What Mobile World Congress Americas is the premier event where industry leaders come to meet, learn about the latest trends, and share ideas on the future of wireless. With over 25,000 attendees, 1,000 exhibitors, and hundreds of speakers, this is bound to be an exciting week! Where Sitetracker will be located in Booth #2264 in the South Hall. We …

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An expert take on how to realize the promise of smart cities

If you live in a city, you can probably name at least three things you want to improve. Some common answers are: Traffic congestion Parking availability Cell service Public wifi access Pollution & garbage removal These issues affect us all. Making improvements in all of these areas requires municipalities to evaluate and adopt technologies that make cities smarter. Smart cities offer innovative solutions to these pervasive problems, but there are many challenges to getting there. The processes to deploy and maintain so much critical infrastructure is daunting — smart city …

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Manage thousands of projects, enhance collaboration, and mitigate risk with Sitetracker’s latest release

In a recent poll, 63% percent of respondents found unrealistic expectations as the greatest challenge to getting projects done on time and on budget. This means project managers have to be more efficient. Sitetracker is the industry-leading project and asset management platform empowering teams to do more with less. Our latest Sitetracker release delivers numerous enhancements and an even better user experience in key parts of the platform. As a true Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, Sitetracker delivers improvements in enterprise functionality and security automatically about every six weeks, without the need for …

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The new era of network densification requires operational excellence

Explosive growth in mobile data traffic means companies must make an important choice about their operations. According to the latest Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, mobile data traffic has been growing 60% to 100% per year and total traffic will increase sevenfold by 2021 from 2016 levels. Growth in network traffic is straining capacity and driving demand for network densification, resulting in an increase in the volume, velocity, and variety of projects and assets to be managed. Unfortunately, this is also happening at a time of …

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Are you taking advantage of the evolving relationship between 5G and wifi?

We connect to wifi in our homes, offices, public spaces, and more on our smartphones, laptops, and tablets. Wifi is reliable, but it’s over 20 years old. The promise of faster downloads and streaming with 5G has end consumers and the telecom industry buzzing. But, 5G is not replacing wifi. These two technologies are headed for a convergence, a symbiotic partnership, not a collision. The relationship is going to have to be complementary to meet the demands of an increasingly connected world. Currently, the majority of wireless traffic takes place …

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Mobility is an essential component of project management

Although consumers can stream movies, play games, and pay their bills on their smartphones, project managers and field technicians still spend time printing forms, affixing them to clipboards, and manually entering data at the end of long days. Operating like that creates a lot of extra work and untrustworthy data, reduces productivity, and hurts collaboration. Sitetracker is investing in the success of project management in the field. At Sitetracker we are constantly updating and improving our platform, which includes Sitetracker Mobile, based on industry needs. The Sitetracker Mobile app is …

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