Traditional Broadband/Telecom Providers

We've been here, helping you grow, develop and maintain your network.

Utility Broadband

Is your electric utility interested in building off of existing infrastructure to provide high-speed Internet service to customers? We can help.

Energy Industry

Private fiber networks are increasingly being used for monitoring control of energy production. We're helping do just that.

OUTSIDE PLANT SERVICES (OSP)

NETWORK PLANNING & DESIGN

  • Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP)
  • Network Design and Economic Studies 
  • A-CAM Required Buildout Designs
  • FCC A-CAM Compliance Reporting Assistance
  • 4/1 and 10/1 Coverage Designs 
  • Gigabit Community Business Models 
  • Feasibility Studies 
  • Strategic Planning 
  • Environmental Studies 
  • Rural Utilities Service (RUS)  Telecommunications & Broadband Program Assistance (Loans & Grants) 
  • Tribal Startup/Provider Assistance
  • Broadband Market Entry Assistance for Electric Utilities

IMPLEMENTATION SERVICES

  • OSP Design and Staking Services
  • Buried & Aerial Plant 
  • Mapping/AutoCAD 
  • Permitting, Right-of-Way, & Easements Assistance 
  • Environmental Studies
  • Construction Plans and Specifications 
  • Construction RFPs and Bid Analysis 
  • Vendor Negotiations & Recommendations
  • Project Management 
  • Construction Monitoring/Quality Control 
  • Contract Preparation & Administration
    (Privately -Funded and RUS-Funded Projects)
  • Acceptance Testing  
  • Final Assessment and Compliance Testing

IP TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANCE

INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER (ISP) SERVICES

  • Transit and Peering Interconnections
  •  BGP Provisioning 
  • ISP Server Design and Configuration  
    (DHCP, DNS, Email, Antispam) 
  • IP Address Assignments 
  • IPv6 Transition 
  • Network Monitoring Systems 
  • Ongoing On-Site and Remote Support 
  • Bandwidth/Service Usage Summaries 
  • CALEA Trusted Third Party Services 
  • ISP Hosted Services
  • Core Routing Design and Optimization
  • MPLS Circuit Provisioning   
  • Multicast IPTV Transport   
  • Carrier Ethernet Aggregation

NETWORK SECURITY

  • Cybersecurity Audits
  • Network Vulnerability Assessment Penetration Testing – Initial and Recurring
  • DDoS Defense (ASAP)
  • Router/Switch/Server/Firewall Access
  • Comprehensive Plan Based on FCC CSRIC Report Framework

BACK OFFICE & LAN/WAN SERVICES

  • Automated Backup Design & Implementation 
  • Disaster Prevention and Recovery Planning 
  • LAN/WAN Upgrades to Support VoIP 
  • Customized Applications Development 
  • Database Management Systems 
  • Computer Room Requirements 
  • After-Hours Technical Support 
  • Videoconferencing  
  • Closed Circuit Television (CCTV)

BROADBAND & TELECOM TECHNOLOGY

NETWORK TECHNOLOGY

  • DWDM Optical Transport Systems
  • SONET Networks – Legacy Replacements
  • IPTV – Headends and Middleware
  • FTTP – GPON and Active Ethernet
  • Hybrid-Fiber Coax & RF Video
  • VDSL2
  • VoIP – SIP Interop, H.248, MGCP
  • Carrier Ethernet
  • MPLS, Y.1731 SLA Monitoring
  • Fixed Wireless – Licensed and Unlicensed
  • Cellular Radio Access Networks
  • Wireless Evolved Packet Core – 3G/4G
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot Network/Coverage Design

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

  • Wireless Backhaul Design  
  • Equipment Provisioning and Troubleshooting  
  • Network Management and Monitoring  
  • Softswitch Implementations, Translations and Cutovers  
  • Central Office Rack Layouts and Fiber Management  
  • DC Power Systems, Solar Backup  
  • Grounding Audits  
  • RF Propagation Studies