CABA Information Series
IS-2004-40: The Smart, Affordable Way to Build Network Redundancy
Most medium to large-scale businesses, and virtually all large organizations, have some sort of disaster recovery plan. For many, that plan begins and ends with data backup; for others, it includes remote failover servers. But, fewer businesses have plans in place to protect their network connectivity. This is a mistake that can result in hundreds of hours of downtime with unacceptable real-dollar costs. This paper from Proxim Corporation presents a case for using broadband wireless technology as a backup for a wired link to support a business.