TITLE

Businesses can avoid costly communications interruptions by having backup, observers say

AUTHOR(S)
MILLER, VALERIE
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);1/12/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of backup systems for companies to reduce the losses caused by communication interruptions. Allegiant Airlines is said to have started a new plan to switch to a backup channel after it experienced a communication outage in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pinnacle Technology information technology consultant Robert Drobish cited the need to prepared in case of natural disasters. He noted that diversifying communications technology by having a traditional telephone carrier increases the risk for one channel to remain open.
ACCESSION #
36187486

 

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