GIS for next generation broadband networks

Whether you are applying or have recently obtained funding for building a broadband network, every aspect of the build-out involves location and geography. Esri is the global leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology and can support you in your efforts. GIS is uniquely suited to help your organization bid, plan, design, construct, and operate networks while meeting reporting obligations associated with funding applications and awards.

Bridging the digital divide with ArcGIS


ArcGIS is the ideal system for comprehensive management of the next generation networks needed for bridging the digital divide.

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ArcGIS being used for broadband network planning and management

Support for every phase of broadband deployment

Discover how ArcGIS technology can help build and support next generation broadband networks.

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Project analysis, planning, and engineering


During these phases, teams are focused on creating the best possible network and providing scalability that responds to marketplace changes. Additionally, teams often need to provide decision-makers with critical information such as project timelines, cost, permit requirements, and critical resource utilization. ArcGIS makes it easy to analyze and share information, enhancing transparency and efficiency throughout the project.

Broadband availability and adoption

Broadband availability and adoption

Discover how stakeholders can leverage ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World to better understand digital equity in their communities and help bridge the digital divide.

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Optimized network planning

Optimized network planning

Learn how to optimize fiber routes with ArcGIS software-based solutions.

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Remote engineering

Remote engineering

Learn how remote engineering can lower costs, reduce field visits, improve designs, and accelerate time to market by delivering field information directly to engineers.

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Network management for telecommunications

Network management for telecommunications

Get a complete overview of communications network management in ArcGIS including deployment options, data models, demonstrations, and more.

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Construction, fulfillment, and operations management


Leverage GIS and field applications to provide mobile teams with critical information in real time. Empower your teams to be self-sufficient and complete jobs efficiently.

Network design workflow management

Network design workflow management

This demonstration highlights how ArcGIS can be used to coordinate and track network designs by leveraging ArcGIS Workflow Manager and ArcGIS Utility Network.

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Maps and apps for field operations

Maps and apps for field operations

ArcGIS can reduce or replace a reliance on paper and ensure that mobile and office staff use the same authoritative data to reduce errors, boost productivity, and save money.

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ArcGIS Workforce

ArcGIS Workforce

ArcGIS Workforce is a mobile app solution that uses the power of location to coordinate your mobile workforce and provides real-time task communication and collaboration.

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Data management and reporting

Data management and reporting

ArcGIS can be used for spatial data storage and data management workflows, enhancing the collection, storage, maintenance, preparation, and sharing of your data.

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Ebook

Location Intelligence for Telecommunications


Location intelligence is fundamental to all communication services. Discover how ArcGIS empowers organizations with geospatial infrastructure.

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