TITLE

Crickets feast on fiber, put the bite on $5.5 million project

AUTHOR(S)
Westbrook, Mary Nell; Bowen, Traci
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Network World;11/09/98, Vol. 15 Issue 45, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the destruction of fiber-optic cables by crickets in Texas. Description of the Northwest Independent School District computer network project; Installation of the fiber-optic cables by Southwestern Bell; Invasion of fiber optic cable boxes by crickets; Explanation for the behavior of the crickets; Costs involved; Action taken.
ACCESSION #
2528962

 

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