City phones, computer network restored

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 11:23 AM
Last updated 8:02 PM
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City phone lines and computer networks are back in service after a five-hour outage, officials confirmed.

A contractor excavating outside Augusta Municipal Building early Tuesday knocked out power to the city’s data center, causing the outage, interim deputy administrator Steve Cassell said.

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dichotomy
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dichotomy 06/10/14 - 12:05 pm
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Oh well....always a good idea

Oh well....always a good idea to exercise those Uninterruptable Power Supplies. Hope none of that fine city data was lost.

Let me guess......low bid contractor or retaliation for the commissioners halting construction.

shamrock
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shamrock 06/10/14 - 12:20 pm
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Same Group

Must be the same group that planned the Clerk's office.

southern2
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southern2 06/10/14 - 01:23 pm
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Contractor should be billed

Contractor should be billed for all lost work hours with explanation of why it takes 4 to 5 hours to restore service to phones and computers.

Then present a written detailed restoration procedure before any activity can continue.

Where is the oversight?

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 06/10/14 - 01:46 pm
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Demolition

The commission voted to halt construction but to continue demolition. This contractor must have gotten a little too heavy handed with his sledge hammer!

TrulyWorried
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TrulyWorried 06/11/14 - 12:44 pm
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Turn out the lights -

the party's over - -
Stupidity has its own rewards - really!!

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