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Adtran Atlas 550 alternatives

Greetings; I have four Adtran 550's (one at each site) with a T1 Connection providing data only communications to each location. I am interested in replacinf these devices with newer less exspensive alternatives. Question 1: Would a Cisco 1720 provide a simple soltution for terminating a T1 to Ethernet 100 Mps. Question 2: If this would not be an option, what Cisco box would provide the needed termination/routing? Question 3: If a Cisco device could do this would it be necessary to replace them at both locations or could it communicate with the Adtran device? Thank you in advance for your assistance!!!!

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  • inner_silence Feb 24, 2012

    Hi Ryan,

    I purchased a used Atlas 550 for study purposes however the seller didn't have the console cable. If you've one spare and willing to share at a price or free, let me know at "". I'll appreciate the help.




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1: Would a Cisco 1720 provide a simple soltution for terminating a T1 to Ethernet 100 Mps I recommend a 1721 2: If this would not be an option, what Cisco box would provide the needed termination/routing I recommend a 1721 3: If a Cisco device could do this would it be necessary to replace them at both locations or could it communicate with the Adtran device. It depends on the topology of how your sites are interconnected to each other. Please describe in greater detail.

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