S08-02_BlackBerry_Question

S08-02_BlackBerry_Question - email was lost, as it had been...

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AK/ADMS 2511 - BlackBerry The headline blared “BlackBerry black out dismays Bay Streeters,” in the July 13, 2006 Toronto Star by Tara Perkins. It seems that a construction crew knocked down a hydro pole near Finch Avenue and Don Mills Road in Toronto, cutting fibre optic cables. The outage took place in the morning, and traffic rerouting took place during the day, with the result that “about 90 percent of … Rogers … customers had service again.” No
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Unformatted text preview: email was lost, as it had been placed in holding files and was routed to customers, taking several hours to deliver all of the backlogged messages. Required: A) Why would a land line disruption (cutting of fibre optic cables) cause disruption of BlackBerry service? Describe how emails for the BlackBerry are likely sent from one location to another....
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course ADMS 2511 taught by Professor Jiu during the Spring '09 term at York University.

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