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A Fault tolerant Core network - Distributed GSM

Keith Whyte

How do you run a GSM network with unreliable backhaul, maintaining as many local services as possible available during periods of backhual outage?

The traditional GSM core network is not suitable for backhaul on rural IP based internet type networks such as community mesh networks, local WISP providers, or satellite connections.
We discuss some of the options for situation where intermittent backhaul would otherwise be a show stopping problem