CAD drawing requirements

When working with contractors to build a network you will want key network information documented and drawn. Here are some requirements that should be included.

Using Google Earth to Design Your Network

Mapping and Planning

Mapping and planning secure a productive project. Mapping is an important step, not only to best serve your communities needs, but to also preserve your community's history. Working with your local cultural preservation office will assure the safety of cultural artifacts and prevent significant losses. Planning ahead allows for an effective and efficient project.

For The community network manual: How to build the Internet yourself, click here.

For Reclaiming Geospatial Data and GIS Design for Indigenous-led Telecommunications Policy Advocacy: A Process Discussion of Mapping Broadband Availability in Remote and Northern Regions of Canada, click here.

To access The NTIA indicators of broadband need map, click here.

For Broadband Data from the FCC, click here.

For a speed simulator, click here.

To access FCC mapping, click here.