BBN (GTE) Suffers another major power problem.
mtw at channel1.com
Fri Aug 8 13:06:36 UTC 1997
I can't speak for BBN planet, but the power was out in Cambridge for a 2
Anybody that can survive 2 hours running huge amounts of equipment must
have their own power grid. :)
Our little UPSes didn't survive...
At 07:39 AM 8/8/97 -0400, Eric Osborne wrote:
>> The BBN Cambridge POP is "down and out" after a nearby manhole fire cut
>> power to the building housing the POP.
>> -Where is the generator backup?
>It's my understanding that BBN had emergency generator backup, but that it
>insufficient to cover this outage. I'm pretty sure I saw that in one of
>their ticket emails last night, although it's not in the official ticket
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