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RE: Building a NOC

  • From: Howard C. Berkowitz
  • Date: Tue Mar 24 09:55:17 1998

At 16:01 -0500 3/21/98, Andrew Metcalf wrote:
>On Saturday, March 21, 1998 2:31 PM, Howard C. Berkowitz
>[SMTP:[email protected]] wrote:
>> At 14:51 -0500 3/16/98, Charles Sprickman wrote:
>> >I think I'd disagree with that.  Where would all you folks be if you never
>> >picked up a book?  You wouldn't be reading this list.  Seriously, while
>> >there's not an ORA "How to Build a NOC" book with some cute animal on the
>> >cover, there is some information out there worth reading.
>> Excellent observation.  There was a text, _Engineering and Operations in
>> the Bell System_, that gave some good operational experience.  With
>> divestiture, I'm not sure who took it over.  I vaguely remember that
>> _Transmission Systems for Communications_ went to AT&T Bell Labs, and E&O
>> went to Bellcore.
>The Bellcore information superstore has a lot of planning titles:

Thanks.  I ran some searches and it appears either the book is out of print
or they handed it off to someone else.  I suspect the former.