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Re: Battery Maint in LEC equipment
See UTOPIA's Standby Power RFB <sic>: Invitation to submit sealed bids for stationary and transportable generators RFB 2005GEN-004 June 2, 2005 http://www.utopianet.org/contracts/RFPs/pdfs/RFB_2005GEN-004.pdf --- Frank A. Coluccio DTI Consulting Inc. 212-857-8150 Office 347-526-6788 Mobile On Sat Jun 4 23:02 , Sean Donelan sent: > >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.