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fttx network design in QGIS: how to calculate distance to network backbone or another connected node, whichever is closer

I have a KML file of a fiber regional network (covers 2 US States) and a geocoded list of ~500 building addresses (nodes). I'd like to calculate two numbers for every address: The distance back to ...
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Finding furthest point from origin point using QGIS

I'm using QGIS 3.28 and I need to find the furthest point from an certain origin. For reference, this is a Fiber to the Home (FTTH) project. Imported data: The pink dot on the center is the point of ...
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Resources for symbols or for making custom symbols?

I am currently working on a data driven pages project to auto export maps of cell tower coverage. The current base Esri symbology is lacking in the telecom field so I am wondering if anyone knows any ...
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Appending to an existing feature class attribute and batching to the rest of the attributes in the feature QGIS 3.10

I am trying to figure out how to add (before and after the existing data) to a specific feature class and batch it for the rest of the attributes. For instance, if I have a set of numbers, "...
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Modelling fiber optic network using free solution in GIS? [closed]

I am a beginner to GIS software and currently I have been given a task to model a telecom network. Most of the solutions that I came across are proprietary. I want to know which open source software ...
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Using Service Qualification Widget for Telecom - Error on "Find"

I am trying to set up the WebAppBuilder Service Qualification widget for my Group. I followed all the instructions illustrated here. http://solutions.arcgis.com/telecommunications/help/service-...
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Broadband coverage data for Canada

Is anyone aware of a dataset for Canada that is similar to http://www.broadbandmap.gov/? I contacted Connecting Canadians (https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/028.nsf/eng/h_00587.html) to confirm that they ...
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Looking for a complete list of cities by state, with area code

Our company is working on moving our sales assignments from area codes to ZIP codes, and we need some kind of dataset to help move existing assignments to the new system. Does anyone here know where ...
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Create Minimum Spanning Tree or Steiner Tree Using ArcGIS Network Analyst: Solving for "n-incidents/ total"?

ArcGIS 10.2.2 - What would be the best approach for applying minimum spanning tree or Steiner tree logic to solving a network? Incidents: 100, Facilities: 20 Goal: Connect any subset (n-incidents of ...
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Exchange Boundaries and Wire Centers in France and Germany

I am attempting to find a shapefile of wire center service areas / telephone exchanges in France and Germany. Ideally, a point file showing the location of the actual equipment, coupled with a ...
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Geo and Population Coverage Calculation

We are calculating Population and geocoverage in mapinfo. We have calculated population coverage as an area overlap. How do we calculate population coverage if we have population defined for each ...
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network coverage for mobile phones - europe

I am looking for GIS data with the network coverage (mobile phones). Something like the layer shown in the cell mapper website where I can select different countries and all the providers to export a ...
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Downloading vector latlong boundary data of India's Telecom circles from OpenStreetMap?

I recently came across a couple of really useful sites for downloading vector latlong boundary data for free converts entered address into lat/long coordinates (has a batch mode): http://stevemorse....
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Training for GIS professional working in Telecom? [closed]

This question is not about any code or bugs. This is about GIS profession. I am GIS professional working with MapInfo, OpenLayers, SQL Server, Oracle, and System integration. I learned everything ...
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Integrating DSLAM attainable bitrates [closed]

This is a really specific question, but anyone with experience trying to pull in outside information into a map (live or static) can probably add something to the question. A long winded post is here ...
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How to trace a line layer (road network) through points?

I have a road network (purple), Point files (green) and a beginning point (yellow). I want to trace the point files based on the road network. Think of the points as telephone poles, but what I want ...
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GIS for Telecommunication [closed]

I previously asked this question in mapinfo-L (google groups). Since, I think that GIS & Telecommunication is broad subject, I think GIS SE is the correct platform to ask these questions: What ...
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Radio Propagation Modelling, from a GIS view point

I've had a request from another department involved in telecommunications to revamp elevation data into GTOPO30, DTED or SRTM formats as input into a program called Radio Mobile. They are working on ...
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ArcFM v/s Network Engineer

Which software would you prefer for a telecom GIS project and why? I have experience with both, but I personally prefer Telvent ArcFM over Telcordia Network Engineer because of it's functionality ...
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Modeling Telecommunications Infrastructure in GIS?

I am looking for resources that will help me to model telecommunications infrastructure of a small town/campus in GIS. Can anyone suggest where to look for: A telecommunications GIS data model (I ...
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