Existing Installations: Current, accurate floor plans are essential for technical staff working in support, planning and service. Capitol assists you in generating floor plans and backbone schematics for your currently occupied and live installations.
"As Built" Plans for New Installations: During and at the completion of a new installation, Capitol technicians generate cable plant design specifications and plans detailing cable pathways and WAO numbers, as well as a CAD floor plan. This ensures streamlined administration and maximum usefulness of your infrastructure investment.
Floor Plan Maintenance: After initial installation, ongoing floor plan maintenance is often overlooked. Capitol ensures that current, accurate documentation is always available, maximizing your network design and providing long-term flexibility.
VISIO™ Network Planning and Documentation: VISIO is the premier software tool for generating and maintaining physical and logical network diagrams, equipment layout diagrams and for documenting network asset management. Capitol uses VISIO to audit your existing design, troubleshoot as necessary and to ensure your future network designs offer the productivity, ease of use and cost-effectiveness you expect.
Needs Analysis: In the rapidly developing world of network communications, developing and maintaining an optimum network structure provides the foundation for cost-effective, efficient business operations. Capitol evaluates your network components, topologies and equipment requirements to ensure your network provides maximum productivity and ease of use. This evaluation often includes TC / MC planning and space management.
RFP Consulting: Developing a comprehensive RFP is the first step in generating accurate bids and ensuring the ultimate success of your project. Capitol coordinates site surveys, network design and equipment schedules to generate RFP guidelines that meet your unique business needs.
Retrofit Planning: As your company grows and changes, you need cost-effective ways to retrofit your existing site to accommodate those changes. Capitol’s expertise in both unoccupied and occupied remodels lets you quickly adapt to change while minimizing disruption to your employees.
Infrastructure Audit: As new technologies are introduced, it is important to take advantage of the benefits they have to offer while preserving your existing technology investment. Capitol audits your physical infrastructure and provides cost-efficient methods for updating and leveraging your current communications systems.
Budgetary Projections: Carefully forecasting and planning your communications needs saves you time and money—today and in the future. Capitol assists you in developing detailed budgetary estimates for both new and retrofit installations.
Documentation Updating and Generation: Current and accurate documentation is key to efficient network management. Capitol helps you generate an accurate Cable Management System that minimizes downtime, reduces performance problems and maximizes capacity. A valuable tool for troubleshooting, planning and managing a structured cable system, this system can include components such as test databases, physical layer floor plans, WAO location numbers, backbone structures, asset information and detailed connection information.
Cut-Over Planning: Moves of any size—from a single employee to a large corporation—present a complex array of challenges. Capitol’s experience in planning and executing a wide range of telecommunications moves ensures your experience is trouble-free.