Calix Blog

Perspectives that Catalyze Innovation

Calix Blog

Perspectives that Catalyze Innovation

April 8, 2021 by Quanda Hunter

How Bascom Got 80 Percent of Subscribers To Adopt Its Mobile App

For years, Bascom Communications let subscribers pick out their own routers. Then the company switched to GigaSpire® BLAST systems and offered a new mobile app. Bascom shares what happened next. ... READ MORE 

April 1, 2021 by Bob Carrick

How We Developed the Best Broadband Performance Testing Solution for FCC Compliance

Are you eligible to receive funds from USAC through CAF, ACAM, Rural Broadband Experiments or any of the other High Cost funds? Discover the pros and cons of the different methodologies to run performance tests and report regularly according to FCC requirements. ... READ MORE 

March 31, 2021 by Mehdi Bradaran

Calix Welcomes Supply Chain Veteran Jerry Cederlund as It Scales To Meet Growing Demand

The supply chain will continue to be a critical element fueling growth for us and our customers. To that end, I am privileged to announce that Jerry Cederlund is now leading the Calix supply chain team as senior vice president, supply chain operations. Jerry will be responsible for optimizing our supply chain and continuing our investments in people, technology, and processes to scale our operations.... READ MORE 

March 16, 2021 by Bridget Watkins

How To Deepen Subscriber Relationships With a Dedicated Communication Channel

As subscribers embrace new technologies (such as home-network security, parental controls, and connected devices) they need a “control hub” to view and control their connected homes. The app is a perfect tool you can use to reinforce and grow the value you deliver to them every day. ... READ MORE 

March 16, 2021 by Terry O'Reilly

Come Fly With Me: How To Embrace New Thinking

Embracing new thinking is key to the growth of your company. That’s what makes upgrades and software refreshes critical to secure a competitive edge.... READ MORE 

March 15, 2021 by Joe Kohegyi

Now Your Brand Can Be as Cool as Any Billion-Dollar Consumer Giant

Looking to build relationships with subscribers by making your brand seem as cool and exciting as the tech giants? With the newly redesigned CommandIQ app from Calix, you can do just that. ... READ MORE 

March 15, 2021 by Gabe Petersen

5 Great Examples That Prove Broadband Subscribers Will Download and Use a Mobile App

Every CommandIQ interaction reinforces brand awareness with your subscribers and reinforces the value you deliver. But there’s one critical detail CSPs must keep in mind to get all these advantages—subscribers must first download your app! ... READ MORE 

March 15, 2021 by Naylor Gray

STRATA Uses Its Personalized Mobile App To Keep Delighting Members

Learn how community-focused communications cooperative STRATA Networks is leveraging a personalized version of the Calix CommandIQ® mobile app (and powerful integration with segmentation capabilities in Calix Marketing Cloud) to deliver value-added services and continually excite its device-enabled members. ... READ MORE 

March 3, 2021 by Tom Cohen

How To Navigate Rural Broadband Funding Under the Biden Administration

Will we see new rural broadband funding this year? How will the COVID-19 emergency fund help close the digital divide? Will internet neutrality creep back? These questions and many more are addressed by our regulatory expert, Tom Cohen.... READ MORE 

January 20, 2021 by Greg Owens

Wi-Fi 6 Can Resolve Many of Your Help-Desk Calls

Wi-Fi 6 technology resolves issues associated with poor coverage and interference. ... READ MORE