About OnLook

Easily envision business expansion opportunities, craft data-driven strategies, and initiate action, with OnLook! OnLook is a complete GIS analytics solution that harnesses the power of CostQuest’s BroadbandFabric data intelligence and is built to simplify complex data analysis to guide you toward precise data-driven outcomes.

Effortlessly visualize and download data insights at the HEX-9 level and build them into your roadmap to lead your business toward successful opportunities, and help close the Digital Divide.

OnLook Data Analytics Tool


OnLook currently offers 3 data module packages built to support the Broadband Industry. Each module is embedded with location and broadband-specific data layers designed to provide valuable service availability, location, cost, consumer, and other insights to support broadband business planning, analysis, and reporting all within one platform.

OnLook application map showing network complexity.
OnLook applicaiton map with estimated fiber cost model.
OnLook application map with locations and service status of each geographic area.

Simplify analysis

Make complex analysis easier through dynamic toggle on/off data layers and data summary reports to help you identify where your most opportune business opportunities lie. Sift through the data, download it, and build it into your business plans.

Unlock answers

Receive data intelligence built to unlock answers to your toughest questions. The app is designed to assist you in identifying, examining, and acquiring essential location, service availability, cost, consumer, and other critical insights for your areas of interest.

Empower your projects

Leverage data used and trusted by federal and state regulatory agencies used to inform policies and implement data and granting programs, such as the FCC’s Broadband Data Collection, National Broadband Maps, NTIA’s BEAD, and more.

OnLook Broadband Data Packages

Expand the boxes below to see what data types are offered in each OnLook package. Click on the data type to see its description.

OnLook Mapping Application Base Data Package

5 Data Categories

Base

Broadband Serviceable Location Information
Service Availability & Carrier Summary
Federally Funded
Community Anchor Institution Information
Demographics
Build Complexity Score
Building Statistics
Market Share
Greenfield Access Fiber Investment
Greenfield Fiber Network NPV
Greenfield Fixed Wireless Investment
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OnLook Mapping Application Gold Data Package

7 Data Categories

Gold

Broadband Serviceable Location Information
Service Availability & Carrier Summary
Federally Funded
Community Anchor Institution Information
Demographics
Build Complexity Score
Building Statistics
Market Share
Greenfield Access Fiber Investment
Greenfield Fiber Network NPV
Greenfield Fixed Wireless Investment
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OnLook Mapping Application Platinum Data Package

11 Data Categories

Platinum

Broadband Serviceable Location Information
Service Availability & Carrier Summary
Federally Funded
Community Anchor Institution Information
Demographics
Build Complexity Score
Building Statistics
Market Share
Greenfield Access Fiber Investment
Greenfield Fiber Network NPV
Greenfield Fixed Wireless Investment
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Key Features

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Choose from Four Base Maps

There are four base map options: Google Streets, Google Hybrid Map, Topographic Map, and Open Street Map. Select the map of your choice to visualize and analyze the data in your geographic areas of interest.
My Location

Turn On & Off Color-Coded Data Layers

Toggle on and off color coded map layers in your visualization to highlight unserved and underserved areas, and assess the areas with a higher complexity for a network build for the greenfield and brownfield build-outs.
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Save and Download Reports

Download the data from the Summary Report of your hex selection into a .CSV file, to further analyze and use the data insights and Location IDs included in your hex selection off the platform. You can also save your hex selection in the platform and revisit it again later.
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Receive Key Data Insights per Hex Selection

Review location, broadband service availability, competition, demographics, and cost model data for each hex or cluster of hexes you select. See the exact data metrics included in the table below.
BroadbandFabric locations

Download Fabric Locations IDs for Easy Reporting

The Location ID tied to each location in all the BroadbandFabric Data Suites align with the Location IDs in the FCC’s Broadband Serviceable Location Fabric for the Broadband Data Collection and National Broadband Map programs. These locations also align with the data used for select federal broadband funding programs.
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Data updated Bi-Annually

All the data layers in OnLook are updated twice a year, to ensure your working off the latest versions of the data.

What can I use OnLook for?

Uncover broadband-specific insights in each hex or cluster of hexes to inform critical broadband initiatives intelligently.

Reliable data. Reliable decisions.

For professionals working in the broadband ecosystem, OnLook is the only custom analytics tool equipped with the critical broadband data intelligence needed for reliable analysis and decisions.

The data embedded in the OnLook platform is based on CostQuest’s BroadbandFabric Data that is directly tied to the data used for federal programs such as NTIA’s BEAD, FCC’s Broadband Data Collection, National Broadband Maps, and more.

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