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What is OSPInsight?

Wade Anderson, Former SVP of SMB - Nov 12, 2018 2:30:00 PM

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Twenty years ago, the only way to document fiber optic networks was by putting pencil to paper. But In 1996, OSPInsight championed an industry-wide shift that transformed an antiquated process into a software-driven database.

OSPInsight, a fiber management software solution, full of tools, helps you consolidate and simplify all aspects of your fiber network business such as sales and marketing, accounting, management, planning and design, procurement, network maintenance, and legal.

Whether you’re a small company supporting a developing fiber optic network, or an enterprise  supporting hundreds of users maintaining a global fiber optic network, OSPInsight’s fiber management suite of tools has everything you need for a completely integrated fiber optic management system.

Here are a few of the tools that help OSPInsight’s clients simplify their fiber optic management processes:

OSPInsight Desktop

OSPInsight Desktop is the foundational application where the majority of data entry and graphical mapping occurs. Compatible with leading GIS companies, OSPInsight Desktop allows you to successfully manage your network assets now and into the future. Perfect for companies that want accurate documentation and visualization of their assets, ensuring nothing gets lost or unidentified

OSPInsight Desktop  allows you to document your network with exactness while you’re building it, easily modify updates as new additions are made, and design and plan future builds. One of the most comprehensive fiber optic management tools available, OSPInsight Desktop transforms complex data points and logistics into easily manageable, visual information.

OSPInsight Web

For fiber network operators, OSPInsight Web 9 provides the tools and workflows necessary to know and understand a fiber network, troubleshoot fiber breaks, and analyze excess capacity to ensure a profitable outside plant.

OSPInsight has developed fiber management tools for 25 years, helping thousands of customers. As the latest evolution, OSPInsight Web 9 is a web-based platform designed to take fiber management to the next level. Read more about OSPInsight Web here.

OSPInsight Reports

OSPInsight Reports is an add-on product to OSPInsight Edit and is perfect for companies that want to make better sense of their network data. Creating the valuable reports that you need to run your network, OSPInsight Reports ensures that administrators can distribute tailored reports to all areas of an enterprise, getting all of the stakeholders on the same page with an extremely simple interface guaranteed to have you up and running quickly.

OSPInsight Reports gives you the ability to examine capacity by using a chart or map, view the quantity of data in the database and how it’s changed over time, track each fiber individually and see if it’s leased and who it’s leased to, and view other reports such as construction, investor relations,, and tax accounting reports.

OSPInsight Integrity

OSPInsight Integrity, another add-on product to OSPInsight Edit, allows companies with large projects to keep a keen eye on any issues that may come up during the installation and maintenance processes. OSPInsight integrity tests all aspects of the database to search for issues that could compromise the validity of information. Because your network is continually evolving, problems within the database can arise. When issues are detected, OSPInsight Integrity provides tools that can repair those issues or points the user in the right direction to make the necessary repairs manually. OSPInsight Integrity will give you peace of mind knowing any informational errors are accounted for and corrected when needed most.

OSPInsight’s fiber management suite of tools consolidates the fiber optic management process into one simple, user-friendly platform. Saving you time and money by tracking, organizing, and structuring your data in a way that’s easily accessible.

If you’d like to learn more about OSPInsight’s fiber management solutions, you can request a free demo here.