How do you make sure your business can always access the Internet..

Written By: Truechoice NEWS , Report 05.01.2018

How does an internet outage effect your business?

  • Retail unable to process credit cards
  • Employees not able to access email or shared files
  • Unable to connect to vendor sites
  • Can’t connect to cloud QuickBooks
  • UCaaS phones stop working
  • IP Security cameras no longer broadcasting
  • Business STOPS
  • Money being lost

Simple way to fix this – Having more than one Internet connection

After choosing the proper type of internet connectivity for your business, choose a viable back up internet connection. Then a device that allows the connections to be set up as failover for each other. Perhaps load balancing the two connections or selecting certain applications for each. Some devices allow up to 3 connections , so maybe a fiber connection, a cable connection , and a wireless cellular connection.

Here is a device many of our customers have used to have Dual Wan Support.


  • Is independent & can deliver multiple options
  • Will learn your business structure and goals
  • Will understand your IT infrastructure
  • Will determine the optimal Bandwidth needs
  • Will research to source the optimal supplier
  • Will implement and support the selected solution
  • Stay on to handle all customer service and escalations
  • Become an integrated part of your organization’s ecosystem

Your business requires a robust communications and data network for its mission critical applications and services. The need for fast and dependable internet increases every year. With the growing industry involved with the Internet of Things, this trend will continue for years to come.

Others things to consider:

Do you utilize or plan to utilize other cloud services, such as AWS, Azure or Google? There are options that allow bandwidth to grow DYNAMICALLY as your cloud needs change.

If you are concerned about paying for internet circuit that sits there not in use unless, there is an outage, that can be alleviated with  BANDWIDTH AGGREGATION. Using all of your connections. You can either have specific applications use specific internet connections or have applications that require low latency to go out over best option at the time application is being used.

All Internet connections are not the same. Does your applications depend on low latency and what does that mean when evaluating your options in selecting specific products with the numerous carriers available to you? What QUALITY OF EXPERIENCE do you need?

Businesses appreciate the cost associated with Internet circuits, but worry about SECURITY if transmitting sensitive data. Ask us about SD-WAN to provide secure connections between sites and reduced complexities – a benefit of as-a-Service solutions!

NETWORK FUNCTION VIRTUALIZATION (NFV). We can also provide partnerships with companies that can virtualize out many network functions, such as firewalls, VPNs, load balancing, application acceleration, etc.