Bell Aliant Rolls-out FibreOP Technology in a Fraction of the Time Using GIS

May 3, 2012


Organization: Bell Aliant
Industry: Telecommunications
Products: ArcGIS for Server, ArcGIS for Mobile, ArcGIS for Windows Mobile
Services: Professional Services

Based in Atlantic Canada, Bell Aliant is the largest fibre optic service provider in the country and plans to offer FibreOP technology to more than 650,000 customers by the end of 2012. It was the first service provider in Canada to cover an entire city and offer a 100% fibre optic network directly to customer's homes. Using GIS technology, the company reduced design times by 40%, improved data accuracy by 25% and was able to cover an additional 156,000 premises within the first six months of the rollout.

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