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Telecom CO Spotlight: Spare Cabinet ESD (electrostatic discharge)

In everyday life, ESD or electrostatic discharge is a fairly harmless phenomenon. On a cool, dry day you may brush against something, creating a small electric charge that you then discharge with a little arc of electricity and a small, slightly...

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Ashley Little
. 02.17.2015

Topics: Plug-in Spares Management

Pack and Ship: Safe Circuit Pack Shipping to Avoid Loss

Wrapping and shipping are a couple of the activities we do not all enjoy. In the CO world, however, these tasks such as packing up and shipping out plugs from CO (central office) to CO, RT to CO or to other facilities within a company’s system, is a...

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Ashley Little
. 01.22.2015

Topics: telecommunications asset management, Plug-in Spares Management

Bring out Your Dead: Tracking, Treatment of Defective Plug-in Assets

During inventory in the CO world, our experts see all kinds of interesting situations regarding plug-in assets and other equipment inside central offices and remote terminals. Thousands of dollars worth of plugs stacked up, touching one another,...

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Ashley Little
. 01.6.2015

Topics: Plug-in Spares Management

CO Spotlight: What is ESD and What Does it Mean for Me?

Think back to childhood. It is winter and the air is crisp and dry. You put on your thick wool socks, and with all your might, rub your feet back and forth across carpeting in your parents’ living room. You reach out with one tingling finger...

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Ashley Little
. 11.20.2014

Topics: Plug-in Spares Management

Plugs: Eight Criteria for Creating Optimal Inventory Safety Levels

In the telecom industry, some equipment is critical to maintaining normal operations. Inside a good deal of that equipment, circuitry packs called “plugs or plug-ins” make up the puzzle pieces that connect our calls and make communication...

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Ashley Little
. 10.14.2014

Topics: Plug-in Spares Management

How to Generate Revenue with Equipment Spares

Imagine this scenario: your asset inventory is complete. Min/max levels for spare equipment have been calculated, enough critical assets are available and easily locatable on the shelves, equipment for repair has been sent out, and broken and...

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Ashley Little
. 09.23.2014

Topics: Plug-in Spares Management

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