Dedicated Connection
Dedicated connections are remote connections that are never disconnected. Dedicated connections can be broken into two groups: dedicated private connections between two locations and dedicated connections to the Internet. Dedicated private connections manifest themselves as two locations interconnected by a (usually high-speed) connection such as a T1 line (Figure 8.38).
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FIGURE 8.38   Dedicated private connection
Each end of the T1 line goes into a router (after going through a CSU/DSU, of course). Note that this connection does not use the Internet in any way—it is not a VPN connection. Private dedicated connections ...

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