VPN over slow Internet connections
ryanczak at gmail.com
Thu Apr 21 13:02:30 CDT 2011
On 04/21/2011 01:32 PM, Brandon Kim wrote:
> I vote for Patrick's idea of allowing the end user to remote into a machine where the SQL resides.
> This would eliminate a lot of potential issues....wish I had thought of that first!!!
I third this idea. Using screen would be a good idea as well.
This reminds me a project I worked on last century were we had people
direct dialing our facility over modems to use a custom DB front end
presented using Citrix.
One of the big challenges was dropped calls. Persistence is your friend
under these circumstances. At least the end users don't lose work.
More information about the NANOG