Network connectivity? You no longer need to worry.

Until recently, working in the field could be a chore if you were to lose you network connection. You either couldn't work or you had to wait a long time to load data,  which could be outdated by the time you need it in the field on your local device.   For this cliffhanger, we [...]

Steve Severance has joined the Cliffhanger Solutions team

We are thrilled to announce Steve Severance has joined Cliffhanger Solutions as a Senior Consultant. Steve has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology from the University of Maine. He has over 25 years of utility experience and has worked with Smallworld GIS for more than 20 years. During that time he has been [...]

Rogue One no match for A.I.

Shortly after deploying our A.I. module, an anomaly was detected. The tool, designed to assist utilities to optimize inspections through machine learning, is using a classification model to separate 'good' poles from 'bad' ones. This can then be used to predict which (un-inspected) poles should be inspected next, saving time and money, preventing outages etc. [...]

Atlas for Inspection rolling out for 6 Utilities

Cliffhanger is pleased to announce that Atlas for Inspection is rolling out for six different utilities this month! With the inspection season starting again, our hosted application is the inspection application of choice. A utility or contractor can easily configure the application (forms, import data and export data), add users and upload inspection data through our Atlas [...]

Damage Assessment using Atlas

Cliffhanger is pleased to announce our damage assessment module for Atlas. The module is intended for field use, making it easier than ever to capture information regarding damaged assets, including photos and annotations. Real time dashboards provide the back-office with live information about the damages, allowing for efficient scheduling of crew assignments, equipment, and material. Available [...]

Man down functionality

Cliffhanger Solutions is proud to announce that Atlas will provide a great safety feature to all crews in the field: man down functionality. Our customers can enable this functionality by accessing our portal and configuring parameters that activate or suppress alerts such as: Key press sensing (suppress) Active 'alive' button (suppress) Inactivity timeout alert (activate) [...]

Distributed Inspections

Cliffhangers constant commitment to innovation and product improvements will come to shine with the next release of Atlas. Version 2.8 will support fully configurable, easy to use forms. One of the use cases for this functionality is that inspection data will be automatically distributed to inspectors in the field and automatically uploaded back to the Atlas [...]