OOB core router connectivity wish list
jra at baylink.com
Fri Jan 11 18:26:39 UTC 2013
----- Original Message -----
> From: "William Herrin" <bill at herrin.us>
> On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 11:41 AM, Randy Whitney
> <randy.whitney at verizon.com> wrote:
> > Nothing beats POTS in a broad power outage scenario. Numerous power
> > outages
> > have taken down mobile service completely while the POTS lines
> > stayed up as
> > it carries its own power by design.
> Carries it from somewhere that has to remain powered which typically
> isn't a building with an automatic generator any more. Access to the
> POTS lines of yesteryear is dwindling and not all that slowly.
Oh, I dunno, Bill. Sure there are lots more RSUs than there used to be,
but at least it's not all *that* hard to tell if you're connected to one.
Much easier than, say, finding out if both sides of your loop have been
groomed into the same cable.
Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
Designer The Things I Think RFC 2100
Ashworth & Associates http://baylink.pitas.com 2000 Land Rover DII
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