T1 - Is It Best for You?
Is it time to upgrade to a T1 in Bull Shoals? There are a number of issues when analyzing your current DSL connection as well as the possibility of replacing it. For many people, the most important factor is reliability and if dependability is essential to the applications you execute over your network, you ought to really consider replacing your DSL link with a T1. DSL is a quick and cost efficient means of acquiring high speed bandwidth, however it is not intended to carry commercial use or huge numbers of users that a T1 internet connection can handle.
Reliability becomes critical when customers or employees depend on your connection for immediate responses. If your customers use your connection to access your databases or your server or the internet, then reliability of your connection is crucial. If your employees depend on your connections because you host the e-mail server in house or host web servers, your connections is considered critical. A critical connection can be viewed much like a life line, without which your business would be put in a bad situation. Your monthly savings of having a sub-par connections will not make up for the loss in productivity of your employees or loss of customers when your DSL connections gets bogged down or cut off. To reiterate, critical connections should be supported with a T1 internet service.
Many customers are very price sensitive and cannot afford the cost of a T1 line which can be as much as 20 times more expensive than a cable modem connection. Residential customers who are most conscious to price should not consider a T1 circuit unless they have a business reason to pay for such a circuit and cannot access DSL service. Most people don't realize that a DSL connection can be just as fast as a T1 at 1.5Mbps. The drawback of DSL is that it is oversubscribed. This means there is a finite amount of bandwidth available and a customer's speed can decline if other customers in the neighborhood decide to use their service. SDSL (Synchronous DSL) is a business class DSL and is ranked as a higher priority than residential DSL or ADSL (Asynchronous DSL). This means it is not oversubscribed to the extent than ADSL and is subject to fewer bandwidth restrictions. In short, if cost is your critical factor, go with DSL. If reliability is the critical factor, purchase a dedicated T1 and don't be afraid of the T1 line cost.
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As we go forward, our objective is to regularly enhance our product offerings. We now offer enterprise items typically employed by larger companies, particularly: fiber ethernet, MPLS network service, OC3, and cloud computing bandwidth delivered over a fiber optic backbone. Many of our providers also supply complimentary managed Cisco routers for multi-year agreements. Primarily, our goal is to develop a bond with you - our customer - that will last for years to come. Acquiring your trust is exactly what we do here. Conserving you cash on inexpensive Ethernet services is exactly how we keep it.