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Where Are There Active Municipal Fiber Networks Today?

Wade Anderson - Jul 10, 2019 11:00:00 AM

There are many communities throughout the country and internationally that successfully operate municipal fiber networks. Today, there are more than 500 communities across the U.S. that have taken the plunge and moved away from the traditional broadband model.

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What Are The Primary Approaches To Deploying Municipal Networks?

Wade Anderson - Jul 3, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Communities can deploy municipal networks in several ways.

The best path forward depends on a number of factors, including population density, ISP presence, available resources, and community goals.

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What Are The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Municipal Fiber Networks?

Wade Anderson - Jun 26, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Municipal fiber networks have both advantages and disadvantages.

On one hand, municipal networks are an effective solution for delivering high-speed public broadband services in areas with limited ISP coverage. On the other hand, building and managing a fiber network independently can be very challenging.

As an operator, you need a balanced perspective on municipal networks so that you can best serve your government clients.

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India Expected to Raise $84B In Future Spectrum Auction

Wade Anderson - Jun 24, 2019 11:00:00 AM

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The UK Ramping Up Next-Gen Telecommunications

Wade Anderson - Jun 21, 2019 11:00:00 AM

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What Are Municipal Fiber Networks?

Wade Anderson - Jun 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Many communities today choose to build their own publicly owned telecommunications infrastructure rather than rely on external developers. These networks, known as “municipal fiber networks,” are owned by local governments and are viable alternatives to the services provided by private telecom giants.

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How to Track Your FTTH Network's Performance

Wade Anderson - May 29, 2019 11:00:00 AM

You did it!

You successfully designed and built a FTTH network. But you’re not done...

After turning a network on, you can’t just leave it running on its own. You must be able to easily measure performance and track a variety of metrics over time. In addition, you need to be able to expand your coverage area and reach new subscribers quickly, which requires knowing everything you can about your network’s existing elements.

You need a comprehensive platform that can consolidate network information in a single place and help you actively monitor performance with ease. You need OSPInsight.

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What You Need to Know Before Deploying Your FTTH Network

Wade Anderson - May 22, 2019 11:00:00 AM

So you’ve chosen a design for your FTTH network. And you’ve evaluated it to ensure that it’s a good investment for you and your potential subscribers.

Now, it’s time to prep for deployment.

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Checklist for Evaluating Your FTTH Network's Design

Wade Anderson - May 15, 2019 11:00:00 AM


You’ve designed a FTTH network that you think will fit your subscribers’ needs well.

Now, is the fun part.

You need to evaluate your design financially and operationally to ensure that it is, in fact, the right approach.

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Introducing The OSPInsight Help Center

Wade Anderson - May 9, 2019 10:45:53 AM

In April's webinar we showed off the new Help Center.  We're excited to make this live for you to start using! 

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