Using twitter as an outage notification

Mark E. Mallett mem at mv.mv.com
Sat Jul 4 16:12:14 CDT 2009


On Sat, Jul 04, 2009 at 03:59:48PM -0500, Frank Bulk wrote:
> When the local power companies uses twitter, then maybe I'll consider using
> twitter for our customers.

During the ice storm we had here last winter, the local power
company did just that.  "psnh" "ice storm" "twitter" etc are all
good search terms.

I haven't been following this thread closely, so I dunno if that had
already been mentioned and your remark was a sardonic one. Nevertheless..

-mm-  (probably due for an annual nanog posting)




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