TITLE

Rethinking Backhaul

AUTHOR(S)
Marek, Sue
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Wireless Week;1/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the possibility that U.S. wireless operators, which depend on copper line T1 connections for their backhaul traffic, will consider other backhaul alternatives. Other options of connections for backhaul traffic include microwave links and wireless Ethernet. According to Bob Dawson, president and CEO of SouthernLINC Wireless, the company's use of backup microwave backhaul links has recovered the cell sites quickly which was affected by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
ACCESSION #
19415628

 

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