Fore Freedom chooses its in-house asset management system.

handshake between Edwin de Raadt and Kees Jonker

Fore Freedom chooses its in-house asset management system. Getting started with your own Cocon Fiber environment within a few weeks? Fore Freedom is one of the major independent developers and operators of business fiber networks for business parks in the Netherlands. After years of using the Cocon environment through an engineering firm, Fore Freedom thought […]

How detail in your fiber asset management prevents many network failure costs

Asset management for FttH Projects

How detail in your fiber asset management prevents many network failure costs Effective asset management of a physical fiber network minimizes failure costs and also optimizes the customer experience. In doing so, it contributes to maximum utilization and return on investment of the telecom network. A good system for managing these assets and making them […]

Speer IT Knowledge session in the field with Spie

knowledge session in the field with Spie

Speer IT Knowledge session in the field with Spie As part of our periodic ‘Knowledge Sessions’, we asked our customer SPIE to introduce our people, who mainly work indoors, to the practice of installing and managing a FttH network. SPIE enthusiastically picked up on this and found two employees Marcel van der Doelen and Ron […]

Cocon is an important tool for T-Mobile in strategic choices for network expansions


‘F1 weekend in Zandvoort was the ultimate test’ T-Mobile is continuously working on improving and expanding its network. “For that, a good fiber optic registration is essential,” says Mark Marsman, Teamlead Transport Design at T-Mobile. ” To do so, we rely on Cocon. Based on that, we make our strategic decisions regarding our network expansions […]

Eurofiber again expresses confidence in partnership with Speer IT

Eurofiber ondertekent contract Speer IT

Continuing eighteen years of extensive collaboration and joint international growth, Eurofiber announces the renewal of its contract with Speer IT for the long-term deployment of Cocon for asset management and quality assurance of its network. Eurofiber, the leading supplier and operator of infrastructure in the Benelux, France and Germany, and Speer IT, supplier of the […]

A day in the life of Cocon key user Wilco Beijer at BAM Telecom

BAM Telecom

BAM Telecom is ranked among the top in the market when it comes to constructing telecommunications networks. We are talking to Wilco Beijer, Senior Work Planner at the Business Unit Services, which includes management and maintenance of network infrastructures. Who is Wilco? “I am Senior Work Planner and responsible for the management of the networks […]

Behind the scenes at Spie with Chris de Valck

Spie glasvezel

In a behind-the-scenes look, we are talking to colleague Chris de Valck. Chris joined Speerworks in April 2020 and has since become one of our Cocon experts who are often seconded to our customers. In this case at Spie, a multinational company that is active in many fields and is a well-known player within the […]

New functionality for Cocon, the annotation layer

Nieuwe functionaliteit voor Cocon, de annotatielaag

With the annotation layer users are able to indicate geographically where there is an anomalous depth of objects like pipes or cables. This annotation is drawn as a line in Cocon, after which one can add the deviating depth with a remark. Then objects can be linked to it. All historical changes of an annotation […]

Introduction trainingsportal Speer IT Academy

Speer IT Academy portal

We want to make things easier for our customers. That is why we are continuously working on improving our services. One of the latest developments is the introduction of our training portal: Speer IT Academy! We spoke to one of the initiators, trainer Rick Keesman. How did the portal come about? Rick: “The idea arose […]

From tourism to optic fiber, Marie-Cécile did it!

Speer IT trainer Marie-Cecile

Bonjour! My name is Marie-Cécile and I have been working as a trainer at Speer IT since September 2021. In that short time, a world has opened up for me. After working for five years as a relationship manager in the tourism sector, I was looking forward to a new challenge, although until recently I […]