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I think what he's getting at is that if you have a server on-site, you can still do something if your Internet access goes down. In a cloud-based setup, you can do NOTHING if your Internet access drops dead, hence the need for greater communications redundancy.

100% correct. with everything on site if the internet does go down for
whatever reason you can still work to a major extent ie using the CMS system, answering calls. main thing you'd not get is any new emails or send emails.

we did a test here a while back of mimicing a router fail to see just what was affected because we didnt know 100%. Email obviously, Remote login on our contract (serious issue), Remote login from our other office (serious) and internet browsing. But if we were using the cloud we would have been majorly screwed
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Yep - if you rely on 'net access heavily then it'd be prudent to have a few 3G dongles around or similar (although any mobile staff would probably have these already...)
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Yep - if you rely on 'net access heavily then it'd be prudent to have a few 3G dongles around or similar (although any mobile staff would probably have these already...)
Wired router with 3G failover - now you're talking. Do people actually make such things?
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Wired router with 3G failover - now you're talking. Do people actually make such things?
Yeap. Netgear and D-Link have previously had such products.

Though I would be surprised if various ISPs don't already offer their own solution out-of-the-box for basic multiple-computer connectivity.

Rogers Cable offers them here in Canada in the form of the Rocket Hub.

A bit pricey, though.
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