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Broadband Backup

Guard your business against landline failures with a wireless backup solution

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You need to keep your critical business applications up and running—even if your landline broadband connection fails. You can protect your business from central office outages, accidents, or other unforeseen events with a solution that provides true path diversity and maximum network availability —HughesNet Broadband Backup. With HughesNet Broadband Backup, your locations automatically back up to a broadband satellite connection in the event of landline failure. HughesNet can back up your landline connections whether your locations are on DSL, cable, or T1.

You need to run your business, not worry about network outages. Hughes has been providing broadband primary and backup network solutions to small, medium, and large enterprises for almost two decades. With business-grade broadband speeds, reliability, and customer support, HughesNet has your business covered.

HughesNet encompasses all broadband solutions and managed services from HUGHES, for large enterprises, governments, small businesses, and consumers bridging the best of satellite and terrestrial technologies. HughesNet solutions and services are marketed directly by Hughes and its authorized resellers and distributors throughout North America, Europe, India and Brazil. In all other regions of the world, Hughes products and services are available from a growing family of value-added service providers and resellers. Hughes satellite products are based on global standards approved by the TIA, ETSI, and ITU standards organizations, including IPoS/DVB-S2, RSM-A, and GMR-1.

How Broadband Backup Works

Hughes offers a number of standard broadband backup plans designated by upstream speeds. You choose the plan by site with the speed that will support your mission-critical applications in the event your landline fails. Hughes offers plans from 64 kbps to 1 Mbps upstream. All plans support up to 8 Mbps downstream.

For seamless fail-over and fail-back to and from the satellite connection, the Hughes satellite router supports the industry standard Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP). With HughesNet, you can rest assured that your business will stay on line with no loss of data or revenue due to landline failures. That’s peace of mind!

The HughesNet Business Solutions Suite

In addition to broadband backup, Hughes has other small business solutions designed to meet the growing needs of your business. The HughesNet Business Solutions suite includes broadband Internet access via satellite for those locations than cannot get DSL or cable, as well as private network satellite solutions for the utmost in security and performance.

With HughesNet, small businesses can now have business-grade broadband Internet access at speeds comparable to DSL and cable, wherever they are located. As long as you have a view of the southern sky, you have broadband! Find out why Hughes has deployed over a quarter of a million enterprise installations and how these businesses are enjoying the benefits of HughesNet. Put the power of broadband in your business.