Rethinking Backhaul

Marek, Sue
January 2006
Wireless Week;1/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p8
Trade Publication
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.


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