On Site in Scotland: The Open Network

When I signed up four years ago to help support Straight Up Technologies at The Open in Muirfield, North Berwick, I didn't really know what to expect. I'd been building networks for over 20 years, and worked with hundreds of companies helping them use Cisco technology to keep their businesses running, but never at a golf course during a live event. I've now worked four consecutive Opens and I can tell you that the demands placed on this particular event network fly in the face of most network design best practices across all levels of the OSI stack. Allow me to elaborate. The first thing you have to deal with are the elements: earth, wind, rain, (and sometimes) fire. When you're deploying

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