Installation & Maintenance

Visit the ISE Buyer's Guide for products and solutions related to I&M.   The educational content of this category relates to Network Installation and Maintenance for Telecom/Communications Service Providers' (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance are targeted to telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.

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Installation & Maintenance

A “Low-Fiber” Diet for Sharks

Dec. 28, 2023
How common are submarine fiber cable shark attacks?
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Digital transformation can make telecommunications teams more efficient and productive.

AI/ML/AR and Digital Transformation Take the Field

Aug. 11, 2023
Learn how AI/AR/ML and the telecom cloud can empower field service teams to create high customer QoE and reduce churn.
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White Papers

Three Essential Steps To Plan, Fund, and Design A Solid Broadband Network

July 13, 2023
How are you addressing these three essential components of building out a successful broadband network?
ISE Webinar Clearfield, FDH Deployment FastPass
5G/6G & Fixed Wireless Access/Mobile Evolution

It is just a matter of time: How to maximize your FDH deployment savings using Clearfield’s FastPass™ approach

For those planners, designers and construction managers looking for a better way to get your fiber services to your customers in a faster, and more cost-effective way, register...


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EXFO: SmarTips for FIP-500 Fiber Inspection Scope

Aug. 1, 2023
EXFO’s SmarTips fully automated fiber inspection scope adjusts to the type of connector under test, prevents threshold selection mistakes, and makes fiber inspection easier than...
ISE Webinar, EXFO 25/50G
5G/6G & Fixed Wireless Access/Mobile Evolution

Fiber Testing Requirements for 25/50G Transceivers Deployment

Can any optical transceiver type be deployed on any fiber? Can 10G links be easily upgraded to 25G (or 50G)? Learn the types of transceivers available on the market, understand...
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Sponsored Content

FTTH Cabling Design with Supply Chain in Mind

Explore the options available for Fiber to the Home Design and Cabling that can affect all the key elements required to build FTTH on schedule and cost effectively.
ISE Webinar, IQGeo Digitizing Feb2022
Network Transformation/Edge Compute/IoT/URLLC/Automation/M2M

Digitizing Design to Construction – 4 Pillars to Success

Webinar Recorded on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 We are all too aware of the commercial, technical, and environmental factors that are driving change in the broadband industry...
ISE Columnist Vernon May, OSP & ISP Operations Expert
Network Reliability/Testing & Assurance/Cybersecurity/Safety

Hanging On To Old DSL Myths?

Dec. 2, 2021
They Could Be Making Your SOPs More Difficult Than They Need Be Letter from a reader Vernon, I spoke to Don McCarty and he suggested I speak with you. I […]