Byers Signs VAR Agreement with CT&T, Inc.
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Byers Signs VAR Agreement with CT&T, Inc.

Atlanta, Georgia, August 23, 2006 – Byers Engineering Company, a long time provider of AM/FM/GIS software solutions to the telecommunications industry, has entered into a VAR Agreement with CT&T to sell its suite of AM/FM/GIS SpatialAge Solutions. CT&T, headquartered in North Little Rock, Arkansas, provides turnkey projects for design, right of way acquisition, construction inspection, facility installation, records update, and project closeout.

As a Byers VAR, CT&T has already successfully integrated Byers Telco Package into several independent telephone companies in the Midwest. “We are very proud of our relationship with CT&T. CT&T has extensive knowledge, experience, and a record of successful projects with its telecommunications customers. This makes them an excellent partner to represent Byers Engineering Company's products to a wider audience,” comments Ray Newman, Vice President of Software for Byers SpatialAge Solutions Division.

Byers Telco Package includes Byers Engineering Work Order System™ (EWO) and Byers Map Viewer™ software for enhanced AM/FM/GIS outside plant design and map viewing. EWO has been specifically reconfigured to meet the specific needs of Independent Telephone Operating Companies. This latest EWO release provides the rich functionality used by the RBOCS and large independents at a lower cost. The system assures that facilities are captured based on the latest RUS codes and the facility interface allows the users to select the facility characteristics from which the RUS code is programmatically derived. Map Viewer provides company wide map access for viewing, querying, redlining, and printing OSP records. The new system improves access to the maps by users in the office and in the field. This solution offers Independent Telephone Operating Companies a robust AM/FM/GIS system to maintain its ongoing engineering and records operations in a seamless mapping environment.

Additional applications that CT&T is reselling under its Byers VAR agreement include Byers Fiber Management Tool™ (FMT) and Byers Web Viewer™. FMT is a web-based application that gives users fast access to all of the details associated with a fiber network. FMT provides an efficient environment for managing complex fiber optic telecommunications networks, including fiber network analysis, design, management, and restoration. Web Viewer, also web-based, provides view only access to a companies AM/FM/GIS mapping data along with the ability to view, print, query, and redline. The user can also perform simple viewing operations such as locating an area of interest, zooming and panning, and reviewing database attributes.

About Byers Engineering Company
Established in 1971, Byers Engineering Company provides software, data services, engineering and professional services to companies in the telecommunications, utilities, and cable industries. Based in Atlanta, Byers Engineering Company is a one-stop shop for software products and services that support planning and engineering applications. For more information, please visit

About CT&T, Inc.
Established in 1982, CT&T provides turnkey projects for design, right of way acquisition, construction inspection, facility installation, records update, and project closeout to the telecommunications and CATV industries. CT&T is a VAR of Byers Engineering Company’s SpatialAge Solutions. For more information contact Larry Clary at Email Contact or Tim Finefield at Email Contact.

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