Verizon NY (LEC) prior notification

Justin M. Streiner streiner at cluebyfour.org
Fri May 31 03:09:13 UTC 2013


On Fri, 31 May 2013, Patrick wrote:

> On 2013-05-30 21:43, Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu wrote:
>> May not be workable without a sufficiently high call rate 24/7.  If you're a
>> small call center that usually has 3-4 calls per hour at 2AM, now long is "too
>> long without a call, time to get suspicious"?
>
> Correct.
>
> Alternatively, perhaps VZ has an outages list one could get on for any
> planned upgrades, so that one could test post-operation. While this
> would have helped the OP, it covers much (?) less of the error space.
>
> Or maybe get to know the local switch techs. Does VZ ex-nynex still have
> local switch techs, or did they centralize like Sprint/Kansas City?

The vast majority of Verizon's COs are not staffed with on-site techs on a 
regular basis.  I suspect the same is true of most telcos.

jms




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