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What Is Digital Twin Technology and Why It Matters to Your Bottom Line

In Perfect Alignment with Alden One®: IREA

Digital Twin Use Cases Demonstrate Benefit to the Utility Industry

Digital Twin and IoT: A Powerful Combination for Productivity

The Joint Use Industry: A Digital Twin Example at Work

A Closer Look at Digital Twin Definition and Why It’s So Important

Tilson: Innovating and Multitasking with Alden One®

Alden One® on the Job: Minnesota Power

Getting the Most Out of LiDAR Data Collection

What Is a Digital Twin and How Is it Changing the Joint Use Industry?

LiDAR 101: Choosing the Right Mapping Method Technology

How Digital Twin Technology Can Improve Asset Management

How Are Drones Used in LiDAR Data Collection?

How the Switch to 5G is Driving an Increase in LiDAR Mapping

What Is LiDAR & Why Is It Important to Power Providers?

Alden & Leica Geosystems Join Forces to Simplify Utility Data Capture

Meeting the Challenges of 5G Small Cell Deployment

Storm Hardening 101: What Utilities Should Consider and Why

6 Joint Use Resolutions for 2020

How Utilities Can Prepare for Severe Weather with Storm Hardening

6 Reasons Storm Hardening is Essential for Utilities

Storm Hardening & Severe Weather Preparedness for Utilities

How to Get LIDAR Data That Works for Your Company

How Can LIDAR Data Collection Help Electric Power Providers?

How is LIDAR Data Impacting Utility Data Collection?

Utility Data Collection: The Past and Future of Inventory

The Nation’s Fastest-Growing Joint Use Event: We Want You to Join Us!

Joint Use 101 for Utility Poles and Other Assets

FCC Small Cell Overview: Resources and Guide

Preparing Your Staff for FCC Small Cell Regulations

What the FCC’s Small Cell Ruling Means for Telecoms and Broadband

What the FCC’s Small Cell Ruling Means for Municipalities

Playing by the FCC Small Cell Rules: Fees and Restrictions

Playing by the FCC Small Cell Rules: Timelines

The FCC Small Cell Order: Everything You Need to Know (Part 2)

The FCC Small Cell Order: Everything You Need to Know (Part 1)

Rapid Technological Changes and the Joint Use Industry

The Latest with One Touch Make Ready: Updates and Resources

Digging into the FCC's Third Report and Order & One Touch Make Ready

What You Need to Know About OTMR

One Touch Make Ready Tip Sheet: 5 Ways to Get FCC Compliant

A Few of our Favorite Things

FCC Compliance and One Touch Make Ready

Preparing Your Staff: One Touch Make Ready and Broadband Deployment

The Promises of One Touch Make Ready (OTMR)

Getting Started with OTMR: Make Ready Work

Challenges with FCC Internet Regulation and One Touch Make Ready

Are You Ready for One Touch Make Ready?

How Dark Fiber Impacts the Telecom & Power Industry

The Impact of Fiber Optic Internet & Small Cell on Joint Use

3 Challenges of Fiber Deployment and How to Improve the Process

What is Fiber Optic Cable? 7 Things Joint Use Should Know

Small Cell Technology: Today’s Top Joint Use Challenge

Labor Day Isn't a Holiday for All Workers

Small Cell Backhaul Requirements for Telecommunications

6 Ways Small Cell Will Impact the Future

5 Ways Small Cell Wireless is Changing Connectivity

Small Cell Towers and the FCC

What DAS and Small Cell Attachers Want to Know About Your Assets

4 Ways to Streamline Joint Use Processes for Small Cell Deployment

How Power Utilities are Managing the Explosion of Small Cell Installations

3 Cities to Explore on Independence Day

Small Cell Architecture 101

The Future of Small Cell Sites for Telecoms

DAS vs. Small Cell: 7 Ways They are Different

What are Small Cell Attachments? Introduction for Joint Use Owners

Cybersecurity Series: Joint Use Infrastructure Best Practices (Part 5/5)

Cybersecurity Series: CATV and Broadband Providers (Part 4/5)

Cybersecurity Series: What are Communications Companies Facing? (Part 3/5)

Cybersecurity Series: What are Power Companies Facing? (Part 2/5)

Cybersecurity Series: Managing Risks in Critical Infrastructure (Part 1/5)

The Rise of Distributed Antenna Systems: The Impact on Joint Use Assets

Small Cell Attachments Pave the Way for 5G Wireless

The Difference in Power Space and Communication Space in the Race to Attach

Top Joint Use Violations Under the NESC Guidelines

Patching Legacy Joint Use Applications: Three Concerns

The State of Broadband in America (Part 3 of 3)

The State of Broadband in America (2 of 3)

The State of Broadband in America  (1 of 3)

Utility Pole Violations (Part 3): Environmental Conditions

Utility Pole Violations (Part 2): Damage on the Pole

Utility Pole Violations (Part 1): Dangerous Conditions

Conduit Asset Management (Part 4): Safety and Access in Vaults

Conduit Asset Management (Part 3): Violations in Manholes and Handholes

Conduit Asset Management (Part 2): Structural Damage in Manholes

Conduit Asset Management (Part 1): Trespass in Manholes and Handholes

Getting Ahead in 2018: Keeping Our Resolutions (Part 3 of 3)

Getting Ahead in 2018: Conduit Inspections (Part 2 of 3)

Getting Ahead in 2018: Pole Inspections (Part 1 of 3)

Field Asset Services (Part 3): Making Asset Data More Accessible

Field Asset Services (Part 2): Improve Safety with Crowdsourcing Data

4 Ways We Appreciate the Electric Utility & Communication Industries

Field Asset Services (Part 1): Utility Work is a Top Dangerous Job

How Utilities Can Build a More Responsive Mutual Aid Network

How Utilities Can Resolve Issues Related to Mutual Aid Organizations

Assessing Natural Disaster Risk for Utility Infrastructure Management

Utilizing an Active Fire Mapping Program for Utility Asset Maintenance

The Real Cost of Reactive Maintenance for Utilities After a Wildfire

The Shortfalls of Standard Fire Mapping & How Utilities Can Use Them

Underground Conduit Infrastructure (Part 5): 5 Inventory Necessities

Underground Conduit Infrastructure (Part 4): Underground Neglect

Underground Conduit Infrastructure (Part 3): Violations & Safety

Underground Conduit Infrastructure (Part 2): Sneaking Around Underground

Underground Conduit Infrastructure (Part 1): Looking Under the Surface

The Power of Good Data

Better Communities Through Better Infrastructure

3 Strategies to Speed Up the Lag in Broadband Deployment

Better Route Planning is the Key to Faster Deployment

Addressing Security Concerns with Centralized Asset Data

Using a Joint Use Platform (Part 4): A Look at Data and Reporting

Using a Joint Use Platform (Part 3): Training for Users

Fun Facts About America's Technology Leaders

Using a Joint Use Platform (Part 2): Integrate with Enterprise Systems

Using a Joint Use Platform (Part 1): How To Enter Data

Balancing Safety and Access On Poles and In Vaults

What’s the Hold-Up? The Future of Broadband Deployment

Is Your Field Asset Data Secure?

The Benefits of a Joint Use Platform [Part 3]: For Attachers

The Benefits of a Joint Use Platform [Part 2]: For Asset Owners

The Benefits of a Joint Use Platform [Part 1]: For States and Organizations

Data Asset Management: Current Challenges and Solutions

The Prevalence (and Danger) of Delayed Pole Transfers

The Battle Against Double Wood and Aging Pole Transfers

When a Utility Pole Falls, Who is Liable for the Damage?

How to Extend the Life of Your Utility Poles

Consumers are Changing the Utility Industry

How to Streamline Joint Use Utility Pole Transfers

The 4 Types of Utility Pole Transfers

An Introduction to Utility Pole Joint Use

Taking Asset Inventory: 5 Key Steps to Get Started

How the IoT Will Move Companies from Data Collection to Data-Driven

Outdated Data: Worse Than No Data?

Unlocking the Massive Market Potential of the IoT and Machine Learning

Data: The Most Valuable Asset in IIOT

The Growing Importance of IoT and IIoT

The Question of Aging Infrastructure

Field Asset Management and Joint Use: A Year in Review

Is Shared Responsibility the Key to Better Network Asset Management?

Machine-to-Machine Communication and Network Asset Management

Winning Strategies (Part 2): How Pole Owners Can Generate Revenue

Winning Strategies (Part 1): How Pole Owners Can Generate Revenue

Improvements Field Services Can Make to Beautify Utility Infrastructure

Tall Trees and Sagging Wires: Significant Risks of Unmanaged Vegetation

Highlight on IoT (Part 3): Field Services Will Be More Energy Efficient

Highlight on IoT (Part 2): The Future of Infrastructure Asset Management

Highlight on IoT (Part 1): Internet of Things & Fixed Asset Management

Today’s Joint Use Takes a Village: Teaming Up to Dig Through a Backlog

Who is on the Line? Contractor Coordination Under "One Touch Make Ready"

Storm of the Century: How Weather Can Wreck Infrastructure

Infrastructure Asset Management: Why is Joint Use Important?

Less Room on the Pole = No Room for Error

Is it Time to Renegotiate Your Joint Use Contracts?

"Return to Sender" and Other Surprising Joint Use Contract Woes

Mind the Gaps—Outdated Joint Use Contracts Can Cost You

3 Reasons a Joint Use Handshake Agreement is No Longer Current

Your Double Poles Are Hiding Lost Revenue

Why Double Wood is Really a Resource Contention Issue

How Double Wood Could Damage Your City's Revitalization

Building & Maintaining Relationships With Joint Use

Do the Math: Compounding Poles Equals Compounding Fines

Collisions to Crossing Hazards: Double Wood is Doubly Dangerous

Tales From the Vault #2: Stories of Joint Use in the Wild

Tales From the Vault #1: Stories of Joint Use in the Wild

Tips for Field Asset Management: Create an Assessment Strategy

Prevent Attachers from Becoming Bootleggers

The Bootlegger’s Tale: 2 Reasons Attachers Go Rogue

Your Attachment, My Liability: The Burden of the Utility Pole Owner

How Backlogs Can Send Your Business Backwards

Joint Use Hot Topics: The Race for Air and Land

3 Rules for Surviving Competition for Pole and Conduit Owners

The New Way Double Wood is Becoming a Double Headache

The Hidden Cost of Resource Contention

The Good Old Bad Old Days: Joint Use 50 Years Ago and Today

3 Personality Types You Should Look for in a Managed Services Provider

Do You Need Joint Use Assistance and Not Know It?

Outsourcing & Infrastructure Asset Management: Pick Your Mix

How is Double Wood a Double Headache? Let Us Count the Ways

How Managed Services Bring the Two Halves of Joint Use Together

Why Moving On is Hard to Do – For Pole Owners

Why Moving On (Changing Poles) is Hard to Do – For Attachers

3 Ways Cloud Computing Changed Business and Will Change Joint Use

Three Things Presidential Campaigns Can Teach Us About Joint Use

3 Habits of Highly Organized Joint Use Professionals

What Does the Future of Joint Use Look Like?

Weird Weather Ahead: El Niño and Infrastructure Asset Management

Three Big Things That Will Impact Infrastructure Asset Management in 2016

How Could Economic Recovery Affect Your Business as Usual?

Field Inspection Benefits: Catching Top Violations

A Joint Use Inquiry: To In-House or Outsource?

Think Ahead: How Being Proactive Can Benefit Joint Use

Coping with the Everyday and Unforeseen for Utility Companies

The Resource Contention Conundrum: Productivity Hacks for Joint Use

A Joint Use Recipe: Backlog Buffet

How Do Bad Backlogs Happen to Good Companies?

Bad Poles Part II: How to Avoid Owning Them

Bad Poles: Do You Own Them & What is Your Liability?

What Happens When an Agreement for a Pole Transfer Expires? 

4 Crucial Ways to Gain Control Over Utility Pole Transfer Requests

3 Reasons Your Utility Pole Transfer Requests Are Overdue

Navigating the Field Asset Management Cycle: Keeping Data Current

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