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Re: Rumored Large Fiber Break
Alex Bligh wrote: > > FYI a train derailment between Newark NJ and NY cut many fiber bundles, > and completely isolated Worldcom Switch #14 as well as affecting several > other carriers very severely. EBONE/ICM's STM-1 to the states from Stockholm > went down, along with a lot of other European stuff. Our East coast circuit > came back 10 minutes ago, apparently due to a reroute rather than a fix; > other's are coming back "slowly". Of course I had to tell the Worldcom > Intl NOC what the problem with their network was :-( Interesting, one of our circuits went down for a minute or so last night as well, the helpdesk said there was a cable problem in the US somewhere. -- Leigh Porter Wisper Bandwidth Plc.