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Outbound SSH and Telnet Allows a Terminal Switch to Go Where a Network Cable Can’t Go

Monday, April 11th, 2011

A full featured terminal switch unit (http://www.wti.com/c-56-terminal-switch.aspx) can often do a lot more than simply provide access to remote network elements when your main network is down. For example, if a terminal switch unit includes outbound SSH/Telnet capability, this allows administrators to create a dial-up connection with a remote terminal switch unit, and establish an SSH or Telnet connection with other devices that reside on the network at a remote site.

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