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Re: Battery Maint in LEC equipment

  • From: W.D.McKinney
  • Date: Sun Jun 05 00:08:34 2005
  • Sensitivity: Normal

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Sean Donelan [mailto:[email protected]]
>Sent: Sunday, June 5, 2005 04:02 AM
>To: 'David Lesher'
>Cc: 'nanog list'
>Subject: Re: Battery Maint in LEC equipment
>On Sat, 4 Jun 2005, David Lesher wrote:
>> Have any NANOG'ers [NANOGites? NANOGees?] run into this? Again, this
>> is LEC owned, LEC maintained, equipment....Do you provide generator
>> power for such in your space?
>Generally, the ILECs were the only ones that did this.  I've had multiple
>CLECs (Brooks, MFS, WilTel, etc) install fibermux cabinets, none of them
>provided any backup batteries by default.  They used local building power,
>and we had to make sure they were connected to our backup generator.
>If you wanted to pay for it, some of the CLECs would add batteries.  But
>it wasn't part of the base package.

All the AT&T pops usually have nice battery and gen sets. That's what I like.