Access Network Operations

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L4S, Working Latency, and the Future of the Internet

L4S, Working Latency, and the Future of the Internet

On a recent Preseem podcast episode, we welcomed Jason Livingood, Vice President of Technology Policy, Product and Standards at Comcast, to chat about L4S, working latency, congestion control, and lots more. Jason leads Comcast’s efforts in developing and deploying...

What Causes Packet Loss and How to Reduce It

What Causes Packet Loss and How to Reduce It

Packet loss is one of the key factors that can negatively affect subscriber quality of experience (QoE), along with bandwidth and latency. It occurs when one or more packets don’t reach their destination, and can seriously impact network performance and data quality....

Get Your Sales and Network Operations Teams in Sync

Get Your Sales and Network Operations Teams in Sync

Friction between sales and network operations teams can be problematic for ISPs, and can hurt a company’s growth and revenue plans as well as internal morale. Of course, workplace conflict is not specific to regional operators. In fact, inter-office troubles are...

How to Reduce Latency for ISPs and Subscribers

How to Reduce Latency for ISPs and Subscribers

Hot take: Low latency is more important than throughput when it comes to giving subscribers a superior quality of experience (QoE)🔥At Preseem, we like to say that throughput matters, but end users feel latency. When advertising their services, however, most ISPs only...

Data-Based Marketing and AP Capacity Management for ISPs

Data-Based Marketing and AP Capacity Management for ISPs

Preseem and Ping Marketing Webinar Recap We recently co-hosted a webinar with Evan Galvin, CEO of Ping Marketing, to discuss how regional operators can manage access point capacity and use data to add more subscribers and grow their business. Along with his marketing...

Automatic Access Point Capacity Management: Preseem Webinar

Automatic Access Point Capacity Management: Preseem Webinar

We recently held a webinar to celebrate the launch of Automatic Access Point Capacity Management in Preseem, as well as to provide an overview of our approach to quality of experience (QoE). The webinar was hosted by Dan Siemon, Chief Product Officer, and Jeremy...

Improve Network Capacity Planning and Subscriber QoE with Data

Improve Network Capacity Planning and Subscriber QoE with Data

Give Your Subscribers the Best Experience One of the best ways for local and regional ISPs to compete with larger providers is to ensure their subscribers have a great quality of experience (QoE). Some of the benefits of this are obvious. A happy subscriber is less...

Traffic Shaping: The Icing on Your Network Cake

Traffic Shaping: The Icing on Your Network Cake

Traffic Shaping Software and Your Network The relationship between traffic shaping software and your network is kind of like adding icing to the proverbial cake. Traffic shaping, like icing, is nice to have and can be the perfect finishing touch for your network...

Bandwidth Management: Best Practices & What Not to Do

Bandwidth Management: Best Practices & What Not to Do

Bandwidth Management Bandwidth management is how Internet Service Providers (ISPs) control traffic on their networks and enforce subscriber plan rates. Traffic shaping is a commonly-used bandwidth control mechanism that’s intended to improve network performance,...

Measure & Proactively Manage AP Capacity, Airtime & RF Conditions

Measure & Proactively Manage AP Capacity, Airtime & RF Conditions

AP Capacity Planning and RF Management Made Easy Some aspects of RF management have long been considered a “dark art,” requiring specialized knowledge, years of experience, and a near-superhuman ability to juggle information from multiple tools. As you can imagine,...