- July 22, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
Cox Business today launched Net Assurance for small business owners to protect them from completely losing their internet connection during outages.
In the event of an internet disruption to wired and private Wi-Fi connections, Net Assurance will automatically failover to an LTE wireless network. And if the business experiences a power loss, an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) battery backup with surge protection provides around four hours of power to keep systems on.
Cox Business Net Assurance is always working in the background to provide backup. Cox has relationships with multiple wireless service providers, and the service automatically selects the best connection at any given time, so there is no need for customer intervention.
In some ways the service sounds like a software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) technology. And Cox Business does offer SD-WAN. But a Cox spokesperson said Net Assurance is targeted at smaller business customers…