C&E Best Practices

The educational content of this category relates to best construction and engineering best practices for Telecom/Communications Service Providers' (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance are targeted for telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.


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C&E Best Practices

Pole Attachment Efficacy Requires…?

Oct. 7, 2022
Learn the real secret behind successful utility and telco partnerships.
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C&E Best Practices

Ready for the Metaverse?

July 1, 2022
How to transform a telecom network for the future by using Automated Design Optimization (ADO).
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Contracting/EF&I Partnerships

Tele-Construction Conundrums

June 1, 2022
New contracting partners for your telecom construction projects.
C&E/NetDev Ops/GIS/Open-Source Networks

Know Your Data Center Deets

April 1, 2022
If you’re evaluating which data center to use, be sure it has these 7 things before signing on the dotted line. […]


FTTx/Optical Networks

The $65B Digital Divide Gordian Knot

Feb. 1, 2022
Find out why process and product are equally as important as the industry works to bridge The Digital Divide. […]
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C&E/NetDev Ops/GIS/Open-Source Networks

Connecting America’s At-Home Classrooms

Nov. 1, 2020
Collaborative Solutions Emerge — KIPP University Prep High School sits at the center of San Antonio, Texas — a city of about 1.5 million people. Because it’s in an urban […]
Public Private Partnerships (P3)/Municipal Broadband

Mind the Gap

Aug. 15, 2019
Comparing UK and US Broadband Incentives — Bottom line, we need better broadband. The world increasingly depends on connectivity in daily life, in emergency response, access to...

5 Questions Municipalities Should Ask Potential Community Fiber Partners

July 15, 2019
The time is coming when the lack of a universal fiber optic infrastructure will impact the local housing market and local business creation and retention. Without it the young...
Public Private Partnerships (P3)/Municipal Broadband

Fiber Hut Considerations for Municipal Broadband

April 17, 2019
Municipal broadband offers members of a community important and distinct benefits when compared with incumbent providers. Unlike traditional broadband providers that restrict ...