Posts Tagged ‘remote pipeline management’

Out-of-Band Access to Network Equipment at Remote Cell Towers via 3G or 4G Modem

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

The task of managing network devices located at remote cell towers can present a formidable challenge for network administrators. Due to the remote location of many cell towers, normal channels for out-of-band communication, such as a direct network connection or dial-up connection, are often out of the question. In cases like this, network management via wireless broadband using a 3G/4G modem can provide a workable solution for out-of-band communication.


Remote Network Management Solutions for Pipeline Monitoring Stations

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Remote pipeline monitoring applications present a unique challenge to network managers. Given the inaccessible nature of many pipeline sites and the importance of assuring that the pipeline is safe from accidents and tampering, monitoring stations are typically installed at regular intervals along the route of the pipeline to allow remote administrators to keep an eye on conditions at remote pipeline locations.