Console Servers & Cellular Providers

Michael Rave michael at
Thu Feb 8 04:48:06 UTC 2018

> On 6 Feb 2018, at 23:34, Michael Starr <ekim9190 at> wrote:
> I am wondering if people still use console servers with cellular service as
> a disaster out-of-band management solution in your data centers? If not,
> what are the alternatives? If so, are there any recommendations for
> pay-as-you-go cellular service? Apologies if this is too trivial a question
> for this group.

At all my sites I use Air Console with an OOB IP connection from another ISP. Sometimes this is free since it is barely being used or I’m being charged a very small amount . Other times I exchange an OOB IP connection. So I get one from them and they get one from me through my network.


Michael Rave

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