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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 9:26 am    Post subject: Lost call when DSL died - but it came back! Reply with quote Back to top

I just thought I would share something that just amazed my poor aging brain just now.

During the middle of a call where I normally just listen to other people, the audio went silent and I started looking around for a culprit. I turned around and look on the credenza behind me to see that the DSL box had a red light and my DSL was down. I don’t normally have network outages so I assume BellSouth was doing upgrades. When I have to call in for this meeting it takes me a few minutes and a lot of disrupting the meeting to get back on the speakerphone in Conference Room A so I was annoyed that I had just lost the call.

I pulled the power on the DSL box and let it reboot to get my DSL line back up and running. While I was waiting for the box to show me four green lights and start passing packets, I suddenly hear the call resume on the phone behind me. Despite having a hard disconnect and losing the Internet for at least 90-120 seconds, my Cisco ATA reconnected to Vonage (SIP) and picked up the call and resumed without so much as a click. My DSL is very reliable and in the three years I have had Vonage, this hasn’t happened to me in the middle of a call. It impressed the heck out of me that the ATA was simply reconnected and the call was back.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 9:28 am    Post subject: Re: Lost call when DSL died - but it came back! Reply with quote Back to top

I've had similar experiences with momentary outages when my WRTP54G just got overloaded, and glitched everything for a few moments. The phone went silent for a few seconds, then came back on as if nothing had happened.

It's a good idea for a system that depends on the unreliable weather of the Internet. Wink

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