Category Archives: Real-time Project Tracking and Control

In Cable’s Crosshair – Rural Carriers

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New Verticals New Value Add and Fiber. What you can do to protect your accounts.   BIG CABLE is coming for rural business customers. The following information highlights results from Fierce Wireless, Light Reading, RDOF, SCTE, Deloitte, Gartner and various other industry sources. Charter’s CFO said the company’s $5 billion multi-year rural broadband expansion plans will begin 2021 but the bulk of the deployment will occur in 2022. FierceWireless 3/8/21 This article identifies cable’s plans and steps that rural carriers can take to protect current accounts, grow revenues and loyalty and acquire new accounts. Future updates will cover the MSOs 10G plans, 5G backhaul plans as well as the new OTT competitors. They say it’s easier to fight the enemy you know than the one you don’t. With uber competition confronting every industry, companies must invest to fight rivals. It is tough, challenging….yet strangely reassuring to take on familiar opponents. However, focusing on traditional rivals has often blinded companies to…

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A Kansas Fiber Networks network manager utilizing the OcularIP performance management customer portal on the job.

Kansas Fiber Network: Why the Transition to OcularIP Was the Right Move

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Kansas Fiber Network provides wholesale connectivity to statewide services and enterprises. They hired LB Networks to complete all of their deployments, and soon realized they were missing out on the industry’s most intuitive, integrative and comprehensive monitoring and reporting customer portal. They decided to terminate their long-term contract with another customer portal and haven’t looked back since. Click here to learn what makes LB Networks the right partner and OcularIP the perfect solution.

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Customer Input Drives Functionality, Services and Success

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Thanks for a great 2014! In 2014, LB Networks elevated our success with another record year of growth, solution enrichments and industry recognition. OcularIP, WOOD and our engineering services all contributed to this achievement. Over the past twelve months OcularIP revenues have grown over 56% and the number of new carriers using OcularIP more than doubled! Our top reseller surpassed 100% annual growth. OcularIP was featured at the Telecom Council’s Quarterly Forum, INDATEL’s annual conference, ALU’s SReXperts, Adva’s User Symposium, VzW Small Cell Summit, plus we participated in many other industry events. Our customer’s benefited from 3 major releases that added extensive capabilities and a key reason for our installed customers growing use rates. Our services team performed projects for 28 organizations; including the nation’s largest carrier, a top 3 MSO, a top 10 healthcare provider, regional & national wireline carriers, publicly traded datacenter and hosting companies. A global optical manufacturer awarded us their coveted “Partner of the Year” honor…

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