Verizon Integrated Access Services
Type of Change:
Verizon Integrated Access Service will provide customers with SONET-based fiber access local loop transport. The Verizon Integrated Access Service will utilize the Nortel Networks AccessNodeTM Remote Fiber Terminal, utilizing the FCOT-RFT interface.
The interface between the Verizon network and the Nortel Networks AccessNode Remote Fiber Terminal is described in the following document:
NorTel Networks Documentation:
AccessNode FCOT-RFT Messaging Specification Standard 1.00, May 31, 2000 This interface specification document can be obtained from Nortel Networks.
Please direct any questions to:
AccessNode Product Manager
5555 Windward Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30004-3895
Phone: (914) 773-2211
Date changes are to occur:
Verizon plans to offer Verizon Integrated Access Service in the second. quarter of 2001. To confirm the availability of Verizon Integrated Access Service, contact the Verizon Product Manager listed below.
Locations changes are to occur:
Verizon intends to offer Verizon Integrated Access Service in New York in the second quarter of 2001. Verizon intends to also introduce Verizon Integrated Access Service in Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia in 2001.
Reasonably foreseeable impact of change:
CPE vendors who are interested in providing CPE for this service will need to meet the interface requirements listed above.
For additional information on Verizon Integrated Access Service please contact:
125 High Street / Room 442
Boston, MA 02110-2704
Phone: (617) 743-5236
Fax: (617) 743-8531
AccessNode is a trademark of Nortel Networks.