CAPEX/OPEX Management

The educational content of this category relates to CAPEX, OPEX, ROI network-related cost control measures for Telecom/Communications Service Providers' (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance is targeted for telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.

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CAPEX/OPEX Management

Recognize, React and Remedy Supply Chain Risks

May 15, 2023
Learn how to avoid seven telecom supply chain risks.
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CAPEX/OPEX Management

The Other Side of the Gold Rush

Sept. 8, 2022
Learn how CSPs can prep for what happens AFTER the $65B gold rush. (No one wants a P&L turning into fools’ gold.)
C&E/NetDev Ops/GIS/Open-Source Networks

Drowning In Data?

Feb. 1, 2022
How can GIS share the visual details that empower you to make cost-effective deployment decisions? […]
Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

It’s Time To Get Smarter About Network Optimization

Dec. 2, 2021
Automated Intelligence Helps Deliver ROI On Network Investments For over 20 years, there have been calls to address The Digital Divide, including a target to achieve universal...


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Sponsored Content

Work from Anywhere – Today’s Necessity

March 12, 2022
While high-speed connectivity at the edge may be a challenge for some, smaller carriers have had little problems in increasing existing broadband connectivity, using existing ...
ISE White Paper, Calix, Powering the Plant.
White Papers

Powering the Plant: HFC versus FTTH

Aug. 30, 2021
Choosing the most energy efficient network architecture As subscribers continue to demand more and more network bandwidth, operators of hybrid-fiber-coax (HFC) networks have some...
C&E/NetDev Ops/GIS/Open-Source Networks

Dreaded Documentation Debt

Aug. 1, 2021
How to Eliminate Data and Insights Deficits — This is a pivotal moment for broadband initiatives in the US and around the world. Taking steps now to pay down your […]
Hexatronic White Paper Micro Cabling
5G/6G & Fixed Wireless Access/Mobile Evolution

Value of Micro Cabling System vs. Traditional Fiber Optic Cabling Systems for Access Networks

Feb. 22, 2021
This white paper details significant value in cost, deployment speed, and system flexibility when utilizing micro cabling systems vs. traditional fiber optic cabling systems. ...
ISE Columnist Tom Maguire, Network Transformation
C&E/NetDev Ops/GIS/Open-Source Networks

Network Transformation for 2021

Feb. 1, 2021
Using the Past to Accelerate the Future — It has been a while, but it’s good to be back. I thought that I pretty much covered every aspect of OSP […]