Description: Evaluated the interest of telecommunications partners for Chicopee (ELD) and recommended it proceed with developing telecommunications as a business with a partner. Solicited proposals from prospective partners, evaluated the responses and recommended a vendor to the municipal light department. Strategies included resale of services, partnering, and overbuilding using FTTN, FTTC, and FTTH.
Client: Fletcher Allen Health Care
Project: Tri-State Medical Network RFP Preparation
Description: Directed the preparation of an RFP for the procurement of a 500+ location, 5,000+ node multistate enterprise network including terminal equipment and desktop systems for Fletch Allen Health Care, FAHC. Services supported included a full range of teleconferencing and telemedicine. Transport technologies included SONET, ATM, frame relay, and ISDN.
Client: Middleboro Gas and Electric
Project: Middleboro CLEC Business Plan Development and Implementation
Description: Evaluated business strategies and developed a business plan for Middleboro (MA) Gas and Electric to enter the telecommunications business, selected a telecommunications partner, developed a marketing strategy, supported development of a legal strategies to develop the business, and provided management guidance to the roll out services. Strategies included resale of services, partnering, and overbuilding using FTTN, FTTC, and FTTH.
Client: Kanas Telecom
Project: Kanas Network System Reliability, Maintainability, & Availability Analysis
Description: Calculated the availability of Kanas Telecom's fiber, microwave, and satellite network backbone in Alaska to demonstrate it met contractual obligations. The network was a complex SONET ring with many interlocking rings and sub-rings.