GEOGRAPH Receives Esri Partner Award for Excellence in Telecommunications Network Management

EASLEY, SC – November 2, 2022 – GEOGRAPH received the Esri Partner Award for Network Management at the 2022 Esri Infrastructure Management and GIS Conference (IMGIS) held recently in Palm Springs, CA.  The award was presented to GEOGRAPH for excellence in fiber network management within the telecommunications sector.

GEOGRAPH’s CrescentLink software, an extension on the Esri ArcGIS system, helps broadband network providers, electric cooperatives, and middle mile fiber providers realize improved return on investment of their fiber assets.  Clients create a digital twin of their fiber optic map using CrescentLink software and Esri GIS data to manage and track every aspect of their fiber optic network.  

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, has recognized GEOGRAPH as an organization that has demonstrated innovative and creative ways to solve complex problems by using Esri’s ArcGIS software to advance the use of geographic information systems (GIS) technology.  GEOGRAPH was one of 14 Esri partners to receive an achievement award at this IMGIS conference.

“Esri congratulates GEOGRAPH on their 2022 IMGIS award in recognition of their innovative work leveraging ArcGIS software”, said Robert Laudati, Director of Global Partners and Alliances at Esri.  “We are proud to partner with GEOGRAPH to foster the use of GIS technology in support of our mutual customers improving infrastructure management practices.”

Bruce Smith, GEOGRAPH Co-Founder and CEO states “We are proud to be an Esri Silver Partner in the Esri Partner Network and are very pleased to receive this achievement award in recognition of our work to assist our customer base in improving their operational effectiveness.”


About Esri

Esri, the global market leader in geographic information system (GIS) software, location intelligence, and mapping was founded in 1969 in Redlands, California, USA.  Today Esri software is deployed in more than 350,000 organizations globally and in over 200,000 institutions in the Americas, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, nonprofits, and universities. Esri has regional offices, international distributors, and partners providing local support in over 100 countries on six continents. With its pioneering commitment to geospatial information technology, Esri engineers the most innovative solutions for digital transformation, the Internet of Things (IoT), and advanced analytics. Visit us at


GEOGRAPH Technologies, LLC, a premium GIS software supplier that help clients better manage their fiber, copper and coax networks, was founded in 2018.  The company helps organizations like broadband network providers, electric cooperatives, generation & transmission power plants, municipal governments, large corporations, and colleges & universities use GEOGRAPH to make smarter and faster network management decisions.  In addition to software products, GEOGRAPH offers a range of services including; GIS Consulting, Data Migration, Network Planning & Design, Training & Support, and Remote GIS Management.  For more information, visit www.GEOGRAPH.Tech

Pictured in the photo:

Jeff Rashid, Esri Director of Global Business Development – Utilities and Telecommunications (left), Bruce Smith, GEOGRAPH Co-Founder and CEO (middle), Jack Dangermond, Esri Founder and President (right).