Munkfors Metro selects Digpro to boost its fibre network

Created December 4, 2017
Applications and Research

Network lifecycle management company Digpro, has been selected by the Munkfors Metro Network in Sweden to provide the geographic information system dpCom for its fiber networks. With dpCom installed, the municipality says it will be able to better cooperate with other municipal network owners in the area.

Munkfors Metro Network has chosen to install Digpro’s network operating system, dpCom. With the new operating system, Munkfors Metro Network will be able to create better cooperation with more municipal network owners in its immediate area. In addition, they will also get an increased overview of their fiber network, streamlined workflows and better documentation.

“With Digpro’s solution, we hope to improve the efficiency of our work processes and increase collaboration with more municipal network owners in our area. Through improved collaboration, we hope to be part of the work to secure the expansion of the fiber network throughout Sweden, says Kerstin Sandberg in Munkfors Metro Network.

GIS functionality
Digpro’s dpCom is an operating system that puts the network on the map. Modern and comprehensive GIS functionality combined with an entirely web-based facility registry that includes advanced geographic maps, schematic diagrams, topologies and plant data. dpCom looks after all the constituents of the network. The system has an efficient toolbox, ranging from cables, pipes and nodes to bird watching down to detailed fiber information and logical connections.

“We believe in our platform as an appropriate tool for multiple network owners to acquire and share information. The usefulness of seeing and managing all the life cycles of a single system creates a great value for our customers, “says Joel Pirard, Marketing Manager, Digpro.

Digpro develops and delivers sustainable business systems and intelligence for network owners and public administration in the community infrastructure. Digpro’s solutions create community benefits and provide users with increased control and efficient processes that improve the quality of service towards end customers.

Digpro is a major innovator in the field of Network lifecycle management and geographic IT. With its 30 years in the industry, Digpro is a market leader in Scandinavia. Digpro provides solutions for electricity, telecom, gas, district heating, water and state and municipalities – in fact, all organizations that build and maintain different types of networks. Digpro’s products enable users to streamline, save time and money while improving the quality of their service.


This article was written
by Matthew Peach

Matthew Peach is a freelance technology journalist specialising in photonics and communications. He has previously worked for several business-to-business publishers, editing a range of high-tech magazines and websites.