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Enterprises that are making expansion plans must take several things into consideration when planning the network infrastructure for a new remote office. Selecting the right technology for a new remote site will ensure effective and secure operations and maintain flexibility for the future.
This note includes a look at planning for the following areas:
- Remote office LAN and wireless options.
- Internet and WAN connectivity.
- IP Telephony (IPT) considerations.
By evaluating the available network technologies against enterprise requirements for remote office services, availability, performance, and security, enterprises can make the most suitable technology decisions for a new remote office.