The Network News: October 2022

The Network News is VETRO’s quarterly roundup of resources, news, events and more.

Greetings from VETRO HQ! The Network News is VETRO’s roundup of resources, news, events and more. Let’s check out what’s new across the wide world of fiber!

VETRO Customer Highlights

VETRO Customer Spotlight

Congratulations to VETRO customer, telecom cooperative Diamond State Networks for completing to date 60,000 miles of 10 Gigabit per second (Gbps) fiber covering 70 percent of the state landmass with middle mile infrastructure in Arkansas!

Doug Maglothin, the coops executive director, added that the company now consults with up to seven other states to help them promote their plans and leverage resources from other providers, encouraging the providers to collectively create a sustainable broadband strategy.

That’s how you lead by example! Congratulations Diamond State Networks!

At VETRO, we love our #fiberfamily. To keep up with all of our customer news,  follow us on your favorite socials:

VETRO is recruiting talent across several departments both locally and remotely. Visit to learn more.

VETRO FiberMap Feature Update!

Our software team has been busy building a powerful Data & Integrations Library which will be the foundation for an ever-growing collection of data products and integrations, covering every stage of the network lifecycle.

In this release, we are adding two new data sources, web map services and the UK Ordnance Survey basemap, as well as an integration with Vitruvi™ Software.

Our team has an intense investment in innovation and development of our product and are certain that VETRO is the platform of the future.

Live Webinar Event
November 3, 2022 at 1PM EST

Speed, Accessibility and Productivity:

How to Prepare You Legacy Fiber Management Date for Digital Transformation

Fiber operators are in the midst of historic growth; with this unprecedented level of activity around planning, building and operating fiber optic networks, technology solutions that automate workflows, leverage existing systems and enable a truly modern pace of business are a critical necessity.


In this session, we’ll present a set of clear, attainable steps that operators can take to get their network data ready for digital onboarding. We’ll discuss an event-based approach to defining operational data needs that form the foundation for a truly integrated software ecosystem. A panel of VETRO data engineering experts will discuss how to apply these principles and how to measure your readiness for digital migration.

Connected Britain – UK

VETRO sent a dream team overseas for Connected Britain 2022, an important connectivity event in Europe, bringing together the leaders shaping Britain’s digital future. Will MitchellStewart Linsmith JD Doyle, Jonathan Flack and Rafa Grillo made their way to London where they connected with industry leaders and customers and spread the word about VETRO’s radically simpler fiber management.

Upcoming Events

Northeast Telecom Showcase

October 4-6, 2022

Binghamton, NY

VETRO Stand 27

Reach out to Amy Farrell to connect!

Calix ConneXions

October 15-18, 2022

Las Vegas, NV

Reach out to Sean Dundon to connect!

Canadian ISP Summit

October 18-19, 2022

Toronto, Ontario

Reach out to Stewart Linsmith to connect!


October 24-26, 2022

Denver, CO

Reach out to Mark Baragary to connect!

Regional Fiber Connect – OH

November 3, 2022

Columbus, OH

Reach out to Amy Farrell to connect!

Check out our Events Page for a full list of our upcoming trade shows, webinars and speaking engagements.

It has been a busy month of travel for me as I went overseas for Connected Britain and met with people from all over the globe.


With each industry event we attend it has further affirmed that connectivity is the cornerstone of economic growth and recovery, and I am proud to say that VETRO is here to help build that bridge allowing access for all.


Happy Fall!

Will Mitchell & the VETRO Team

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