Posts Tagged ‘Dual WAN Console Server’

Dual WAN Out-of-Band Management Solution for Juniper EX3300 Series Switches in Pipeline Applications

Friday, April 10th, 2015

When a Juniper EX3300 Series Switch in a remote pipeline installation ceases to respond, there are generally only two ways to correct the problem; you can either send a tech team out to deal with the problem in person, or use an out-of-band management solution to deal with the problem immediately. Although out-of-band management provides a faster and more economical solution, the remote nature of pipeline applications and lack of on-site communication infrastructure often presents a challenge. Fortunately, a Dual WAN Console Server can provide out-of-band management options that aren’t available with a traditional, single Ethernet console server.


A Dual WAN Management Solution for Cisco 2960-X Series Switches at Petroleum Pump Jack Sites

Friday, March 27th, 2015

Dealing with an unresponsive Cisco 2960-X Series Switch at a remote pump jack site can sometimes present a bit of a challenge for support personnel at a distant NOC. Due to the remote, inaccessible nature of many pump jack sites, avenues for out-of-band management are often somewhat limited. In cases like this a Dual Wan Console Server can often provide NOC personnel with additional out-of-band management options that are not available via a traditional console server with only a single Ethernet port.