Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 14:02:30 -0400
From: ryanczak () gmail com
To: nanog () nanog org
Subject: Re: VPN over slow Internet connections
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.