From: owner-nanog () merit edu [mailto:owner-nanog () merit edu]On Behalf Of
Sent: Tuesday, May 22, 2001 2:31 PM
To: Thomas Gainer
Cc: 'nanog () merit edu'
Subject: Re: Request for a clue!
Thomas Gainer wrote:
I have heard a whisper about a network equipment evaluation
FCATS. I have never heard of it (only NEBS) and I can not find any
information on it. All my searches turn up information on
standardized tests but nothing regarding technology evaluation and
reporting. Does anyone have a hint I can follow to find
maybe what the acronym stands for?
Maybe you are referring to FCAPS. It stands for Fault
Provisioning and Security. This is used to represent the various
functionalities that a network equipment is typically
required to support.
I personally have not heard of FCATS in reference to network