Fiber Cut in Italy
hank at efes.iucc.ac.il
Mon Nov 30 07:40:11 UTC 2009
The first cable cut occurred at 13:43 GMT close to Vernegues-France
involving a group of six cables, damaged by an excavator, interrupting the
service on the segment Marseille-Lyon.
The second cable cut occurred at 14:21 GMT on a highway near to
Milano/Bersaglio, about 530km away, interrupting the service on the segment
Service was restored at 1:40 GMT the next day.
It just shows that protected fiber rings do have an enemy - and his name is
>TI Sparkle just confirmed they are having a fault.
>Email from Telecom Italia Sparkle - Seabone NOC:
>We have a big fault ( fiber cut) in france 2 cuts and one in milan.
>We are working to solve it asap.
>- Telecom Italia Sparkle SpA
>Customer Assistance/Assurance I° t Se at bone Network Operations Center Via
>M. Palocco, 223 Rome, IT
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Varaillon Jean Christophe [mailto:varaillon at cosmoline.com]
> > Sent: Monday, November 16, 2009 7:05 PM
> > To: nanog at nanog.org
> > Subject: Fiber Cut in Italy
> > Hi,
> > It seems that there is a major fiber cut in Italy (not really near
> nanog, so
> > just in case...)
> > I was just wondering if anybody has heard of any possible recovery time
> - as
> > there is none official one yet.
> > Thank you,
> > Jean-Christophe VARAILLON
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