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Why Does a Console Access Server Need Outbound SSH/Telnet Capability?

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

When managing a network, it’s always best to have several different ways to access command functions on remote network devices. Efficiently planned network infrastructure should always include an alternate path to allow communication with remote network elements when normal network communication is not available. A console access server that includes outbound SSH/Telnet capabilities provides a secure, reliable means to communicate with remote devices when normal communication channels are either down or impractical.