How can I improve performance over WAN file sharing
Posted on 2011-03-14
I currently have two offices, one in LA and one in Seattle. I currently have a 1.5 MB MPLS circuit that connects the two offices. They both have file servers and domain controllers. However, the project folders reside primarily in the LA office. Now that our staff is more "streamlined" we have people in both offices working on the same projects. Speed is now becoming a major problem. I have tried file replication w/ a read only copy, and RDP for people in Seattle to work out of the LA server. neither of these options worked well. So I am wondering what other options I have to make this work. We also have email going across the MPLS pipe and our VoIP phones.
Thanks for the help.