2000 Biennial Regulatory Review--Comprehensive Review of the Accounting Requirements & ARMIS
Reporting Requirements for Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers: Phase 2, Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, 16 F.
Within ARMIS the federal rate-of-return is calculated by dividing the net return by the net investment.
These figures were calculated by taking the sum of ARMIS row 1910, average net investment, for the 150 large independent phone companies in the ARMIS database and dividing this by the sum of ARMIS row 1915, Net Return, for the same 150 companies.
Lucent's switch set a new record by becoming the only switch in the history of the ARMIS Report that has achieved six 9s availability per switch, per year for five straight years
The FCC ARMIS Report is the most authoritative source for comparing switching equipment suppliers in the world," said Art Menko, president of BPI Telcodata, a global telecommunications analyst firm.
Data from the ARMIS report shows the number of incidents and minutes that a switch failed during the previous calendar year.
Analysis of the ARMIS data considers unscheduled failures attributable to manufacturers and reveals that Lucent's 5ESS Switch was the most reliable in four areas:
With only ten seconds of attributable downtime per system per year, the 5ESS Switch performance was recorded as three-to-four times better than its competitors, according to analysis of the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) ARMIS
(Automatic Reporting Management and Information System) Report.
Lucent's state-of-the-art TDMA wireless platform includes the 5ESS(R) Switch, the industry's most reliable switch according to analysis of the FCC's ARMIS
Lucent's 5ESS Switch is the industry's most reliable switch, according to analysis of the FCC's ARMIS
data, and currently connects more than 110 million lines to the public network.
The FCC should consider working with a Joint Board to establish benchmark wholesale rates based on ARMIS
data that would apply nationwide unless more accurate, ARMIS
-based rates can be calculated on a state-specific basis; and
On the call-switching front, 90-95 percent of all voice traffic during the Olympic Games will be routed via Lucent Technologies' flagship 5ESS(R) 2000 Switch which, according to the FCC's latest ARMIS
Report, is the most reliable switch in the industry.