Facilitated an organizational and IT strategic plan to support the company's long term goals. Identified technology needs to support a specialty manufacturing business, and worked with the client on RFPs for contract services including bid facilitation and negotiation. We engineered a dedicated server network to support their robust eCommerce division and audited payment handling for PCI compliance.
Overlaid South Central Power service areas and SmartGrid intentions to identify areas of footprint in greatest broadband need that are also deployment targets of next generation SmartGrid capabilities. Developed service area profiles, network architecture options, cost estimates and grant opportunities. Generated 20-year pro forma for three varied deployment scenarios.
Conducted data analysis and mapping to develop fiber optic networks in metropolitan centers within the client service area. Designed a combined fiber and wireless architecture to provide wireless broadband to residential and small business customers. Secured USDA funding to establish a Community Technology center for the public.