ATT Mobile Outage San Juan, PR 8+ hours, 1 Million out.

Todd Underwood toddunder at
Wed May 4 22:29:35 UTC 2016

for spanish speakers.

they say it's a "hardware" issue that caused the fault.  the story has
almost no other facts in it about the RFO.  there.  i just read it for



On Wed, May 4, 2016 at 5:44 PM, Javier J <javier at> wrote:
> Haha, wouldn't be surprised if it had something to do with some government
> owned infrastructure crashing on a fiber.
> Just got my first call of the day from someone there. Looks like it's
> starting to come back.
> I'm still curious what exactly died.
> I saw hardware mentioned, but you could get a plane from Miami there in 2
> hours if it was a matter of just swapping out a piece of network gear.
> On May 4, 2016 5:22 PM, "Tyler Applebaum" <applebaumt at> wrote:
>> Maybe they didn't pay their bill! (kidding...)
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-bounces at] On Behalf Of Javier J
>> Sent: Wednesday, May 4, 2016 1:37 PM
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>> Subject: ATT Mobile Outage San Juan, PR 8+ hours, 1 Million out.
>> Anyone know what is going on, nothing in the English speaking media (not
>> surprised)
>> but reports are that a million + people on ATT in the metro area are
>> without service for 8+ hours now.
>> Only reports I have seen are on local media and social media.
>> Any information is appreciated.   If there is a better mailing list please
>> let me know.
>> - Javier
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