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Last Modified: 2016-02-05
What's defined as a hot-cut?  
-Using existing rack/cables?
-Do outages go hand in hand with hot-cuts?  Or are outages/blackouts defined as operations 'ignoring' the flags that occurring, or is it an actual 'outage'.  

What is swinging? (L3 swing, swing over L3, etc.)
-Is this 'swinging' IP schemas?  Original is, new devices will be  Maybe the schema is the same?  It could mean a lot of things as well, but elaborate!

If ISP is on the call with us, what are some validation commands I should ask for (QoS, MPLS, basic connectivity)?  Please list!

show ip interface brief....etc.
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