Midwest Telephone Consortium MetaLink Adopts VETRO FiberMap™ Broadband Network Mapping & Fiber Management Solution
Flexible, API-Driven, SaaS Platform provides real-time FTTX network mapping to all departments anytime, anywhere, through any browser.
Portland, ME--(December 20th, 2016)- VETRO FiberMap™, a leading provider of solutions for fiber network mapping and broadband infrastructure management, today announced that MetaLINK Technologies, Inc., a well-established ISP with a growing fiber network in Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan, has adopted VETRO FiberMap™ as a core business platform for both its fiber and microwave plant records. This solution helps MetaLINK plan, design, cost, build, market, and manage their network with workflow applications available to all departments, anytime, anywhere, through any web browser.
“MetaLINK understands the importance of delivering robust broadband to the rural communities that we have served for many years. VETRO FiberMap™ provides the tools we need to build and manage our fiber networks in the most efficient and cost effective way. It is helping us deliver the many benefits of fiber to our customers and vastly improve our internal processes at the same time,” says Phil Maag, CEO of MetaLINK. Designed specifically to meet the needs of ISPs, broadband and dark fiber network operators, the platform supports operations from strategy to splice with an affordable, accessible, and easy to use package.
Through the power of APIs and a user-friendly open architecture that is unique in the industry, VETRO FiberMap™ provides MetaLink with a secure, flexible, cloud-based platform. “We got our data into the system, trained our people easily, and were up and running in a very short time. Today, we are using the system to design, build and track our network and its assets right down to individual splices. The VETRO platform has also proven to be a powerful way to help us identify and acquire new customers,” adds Fernando Torres, MetaLINK’s Operations Manager.
“We are gratified that VETRO FiberMap™ has fit seamlessly into the operations at MetaLINK. They are an excellent example of the telco companies all across North America that are building upon their established networks with new fiber offerings for rural communities and small to mid-sized municipalities. They are exactly the kind of company that VETRO FiberMap™ was created to support, and we are thrilled to be part of their growth,” says VETRO FiberMap™ co-founder Will Mitchell.
About VETRO FiberMap™
VETRO FiberMap™ is a product of NBT Solutions, LLC, founded by experienced GIS mapping professionals who have long provided innovative technology and services to leading mapping, marketing and engineering customers nationwide. Based in Portland, Maine and Buffalo, New York, our products and services are supported by a talented team of mapping, GIS, SaaS, and software development professionals.
Our VETRO FiberMap™ Solution is the direct result of seeing and solving challenges faced by small to mid-sized ISPs and communities who need to grow their networks and compete versus major competitors with vast resources. Our fiber network GIS solutions have the functionality, affordability and scalability to help level the playing field.
MetaLINK Technologies, based in Defiance, OH, has been serving customers since 1996 providing
High-Speed Broadband Wireless, Web Hosting, and Advanced Computer services. We have expanded our services to include Fiber to your business, Co-location, Hosted IP-PBX Sales and Phone Service, Remote Storage and Security Services. MetaLINK is the home of MetaCOM Partners, which includes Ayersville Communications, Arthur Mutual Telephone Company, and SMTA.