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We blend real-world engineering principles, telecommunications regulatory knowledge, and geospatial expertise to create targeted solutions for public and private sectors.

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BroadbandFabric

Broadband availability is about connections, but providers must know exactly where a structure is in order to provide that link. To get pinpoint accuracy for all locations, we aggregate hundreds of millions of data points, apply statistical scoring, and managed crowdsourcing to identify the precise locations of virtually every structure that is a candidate for broadband.

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CostQuest Associates (CQA) is a leader in the communications industry in knowledge of costs, network modeling, telecommunications economics, and regulation. CQA has now blended communications knowledge with data science, to develop the most accurate data to support business decisions and policy related to broadband deployment.

Alex Meyer
Carol Roell
Charlie Burkhardt
Danny Pietig
Gae Seretse
Gretchen Bryant
Heyin Chen
James Stegeman
Jesse Amundsen

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Clients:   AT&T, Verizon, Frontier Staff:     Luis Rodriguez, Charlie Burkhardt, Bob Garringer Model:  CostQuest RCN Model CostQuest provides Valuation and Appraisal support using widely accepted appraisal methods, including cost, sales, and income-based analysis.  […]

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In a pivotal discussion about the future of broadband mapping, CQA President/CEO, Jim Stegeman was called on as an industry expert. Stegeman and others discuss potential ways to improve the accuracy of publicly available coverage maps through location-based and polygon-based reporting. The now passed Broadband DATA Act was an important topic.

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Introduction to Location Counts RDOF Phase I recipients will need to meet build-out obligations by serving the locations in areas where they were awarded funds.  However, the counts of those […]

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