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ArcGIS By Example by Hussein Nasser

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App 1 – the cell tower analysis tool

In this section, we introduce the first example that we will work on. A telecom company wants to measure their user experience when it comes to cell phone signal reception. The tool you will write will help the company decide whether to add more towers, relocate, or upgrade existing towers to provide maximum signal coverage so that users can experience uninterrupted reception while using their cell phone.

TelZaViBa is a telecom company that provides cell service for their customers. Recently, some customers have been experiencing a weak signal on the Boulevard du Montparnasse. To analyze the situation, TelZaViBa had to analyze their cell towers in that area. So they asked us to write a tool on ArcGIS for Desktop ...

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