Build and optimize communications infrastructure for flexible grids and new opportunities
Utility networks are transforming to deliver new smart capabilities and communications services. Managing these assets is complex.
Critical communications infrastructure for utility companies must meet the highest KPIs, while delivering efficient operations for network expansion, roll-out and evolution, across next-generation and legacy assets. Extreme weather conditions, such as ice storms, fires and hurricane make it increasingly difficult to guarantee network availability.Request a brochure
You need a complete picture of your network and assets, that’s accurately maintained – enabling you to design, plan, build and operate your network, backed by the most comprehensive documentation. VC4-IMS is a comprehensive inventory solution that spans your entire network.
It combines physical, logical, virtual and service elements into a single view, backed by precision GIS mapping.
Intuitive user interfaces deliver instant insights and support collaboration for all stakeholders.
VC4-IMS provides integrated workflow management tools to ensure efficient process automation and delivery.
It’s a complete solution that ensures your grid and communications infrastructure delivers to meet operational goals.
Manage updates, deliver the assurance you need, and leverage new commercial opportunities. With VC4-IMS, utility companies can take control of their communications networks, ready for transformation.
Current, legacy and future network infrastructure planning and management
Ensure correct dimensioning and capacity to meet all requirements
Correlate physical with logical, virtual, and service resources
Integrated impact assessment for accurate change management
A unique, automated reconciliation process tracks network and equipment changes, ensuring accuracy
Understand the location of all assets, with full geo-positioning, based on Google or OpenStreetMaps
Secure a complete picture of your network and how every physical, logical, virtual, and service assets are connected
APIs enable inventory and asset data to be shared with other business processes, boosting automation
REST, CORBA, ONF T-API, MTOSI, TL1, SNMP and more, providing comprehensive connectivity
Integrate with existing systems, or use dedicated IMS functionality for efficient task and process flows
Understand leased lines, end-to-end, across all necessary assets, with full ROI calculations for SLAs
Take control of planned work, with automated impact analysis, efficient customer communication and more
Explore the next generation of network inventory