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Going wireless with a T1 Line

What products are required to go wireless with a T1 line? Can I just use a standard router?

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  • macenchill Apr 21, 2008

    Thank you very much for your reply!



    Yes, the T1 line we would use is dedicated to the wireless acess. You are correct too, in that this would be a router I would buy from the electronic store. I was going to buy the Linksys Wireless-N Home Router (WRT150N). I saw I would get the access point as well as the router. Think this will do the job?



    I started thinking about the T1 accesss and not being familiar I had second thoughts about my purchase.

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Going wireless should not be influenced by the nature of your internet connection. Here, I will assume that your definition of "standard router" is the kind of router we can buy at any electronic store (DLink, Linksys). I you are think more about a high end router such as a Cisco 2600 or 2800, please post a comment and I will adjust my answer.

If you already have internet access through your T1 using a wired network, you may just add one (or more) Wireless Access Points to your existing network. No need for a router here since you already have one for connecting the wired network.

On the other side, if your T1 line will be dedicated to your Wireless access, then a router should do the job. Usualy a T1 line uses a static IP address on the WAN side. If your Wireless coverage required more than one Access Points, then I would suggest you to use a standard router (no Wifi) with seperate access points.

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