News on the Alcatel Exchange Upgrades
Tuesday 24 September 2002 15:11:00 by
This news covers the ADSL modems that have had problems with the recent Alcatel upgrades, apparently around five modems were affected. The most popular seems to be the SAR-715 - based around the
Alcatel over last weekend applied a patch successfully, users are generally reporting that all is working well again. There are still a few people with hardware that does not work. These exchanges
should be covered by further upgrades on Wednesday and Thursday of this week, the work taking place between midnight and 6am.
The original upgrade to High Density hardware will recommence on Friday 27th September between 2am and 6am. This upgrade will result in a 15 minute outage. With both upgrades End Users hardware
will automatically reconnect once the upgrades are complete.