Solved

type of cisco router for frame-relay connection

Posted on 2007-03-26
3
379 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-14
Hello Expert,

Equipment in place at head office.

a.      1 Baystack ARN router with a serial interface card and v.35 cable
b.       1 Paradyne CSU/DSU
c.      1 nortel switch
d.      1 nortel hub
e.       1 database server – sun mircosystem
f.      1 Dell poweredge server – WINS,DHCP,RAS are the services running.

The head office is connect to two sub office with equip with items list in a,b,c above.

The entire branch and head office connection is via frame relay.

It is recommended that another branch be place in frame relay platform .

I have decided to go with cisco 1800 series router for the propose branch office

Equipment for propose branch to be purchase.

(a) Paradyne CSU/DSU (this loaned from the telephone company that provides the       frame relay.

      (b) 1 nextel or cnet switch if necessary, since this branch office inclusive of growth

            will have max 5 workstations ( currently only 3 is use)

      (c) Cisco router ------- unsure.

The nature of the business requires 24 hours connection and very secure transmitting of data packets, hence we decided to go for a frame relay as oppose to VPN set up.

I  think along the lines of CISCO 1800 series, this must have a serial interface to connect to CSU/DSU .

Could you recommend with module in 1800 range should I buy to satisfy the above requirements, also were can I get the male V35 cable to connect router to CSU/DSU.?

Thanks




 

0
Comment
Question by:jomfra
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 79

Expert Comment

by:lrmoore
ID: 18795899
I would recommend the Cisco 1841 T1 bundle that comes with a T1 CSU/DSU module already in it. It is a much cleaner install than router-v.35-DSU, easier configuration, and single support call to Cisco for both.
You can also add a 4-port 10/100 switch module...
0
 

Author Comment

by:jomfra
ID: 18799072
hello Irmore,

>> I would recommend the Cisco 1841 T1 bundle that comes with a T1 CSU/DSU module already in it

my telephone company whos frame relay platform i will be using insist on suppling a CSU/DSU

as part of the agreement,hence in will have to settle for cisco would the integrated CSU/DSU.

could you post a module in the same 1800 series with just a serial interface.

Thanks
0
 
LVL 79

Accepted Solution

by:
lrmoore earned 250 total points
ID: 18799390
They must be using VisualNetworks probe in their DSU.
The base 1841, with WIC-1T is a serial module, and the CAB-V35MT= is the cable you'll need
0

Featured Post

Visualize your virtual and backup environments

Create well-organized and polished visualizations of your virtual and backup environments when planning VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Veeam deployments. It helps you to gain better visibility and valuable business insights.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

    Over the past few years, small business and home owners have become so dependent on internet that a need for redundancy has arisen.    What happens when your small business or home / home office loses its internet connection?  The results c…
Cable Modem Provisioning from DPoE compliant server  This Article is to support CMTS administrators to provide an overview of DOCSIS compliance configuration file, and to provision a cable modem located at customer place from a Back office serve…
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…
I've attached the XLSM Excel spreadsheet I used in the video and also text files containing the macros used below. https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/2017/03_w12/1151775/Permutations.txt https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/201…

733 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question