I am about to inherit 26 miles of dark fiber. What do I do with it?

Fletcher Kittredge fkittred at gwi.net
Mon Nov 10 12:13:02 UTC 2014


OutSide Plant design(OSP) is a specialized field worthy of significant
study. The consequences of getting a OSP design wrong are much harder to
fix than getting a network design wrong. You are designing for *20 years*.
If you are at the point of asking a mailing list NANOG, which, um, is not
focused on OSP expertise, it is a really, really good idea to concentrate
on hiring the best consultant.

I have viewed this train wreck too many times.


On Sun, Nov 9, 2014 at 10:49 PM, Scott Weeks <surfer at mauigateway.com> wrote:

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>
> --- fkittred at gwi.net wrote:
> From: Fletcher Kittredge <fkittred at gwi.net>
>
> The below is a really sad story. Condolences on the coming trainwreck. I
> hope you get someone on staff or on consult that understands outside plant
> architecture, because it is much more important and complex topic than you
> seem to realize.
> -----------------------------------------
>
>
> Help guide and build knowledge instead of publicly beat down.
>
> scott
>



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