self-healing network

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self-healing network

A network architecture that can withstand a failure in its transmission paths. See SONET ring.
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Using fiber optics would eliminate ground fault problems and the self-healing ring would insure system integrity by automatically rerouting communications in the event of a cable or device failure.
ART deployed the hardware in a self-healing ring architecture that links commercial office buildings together to create a fully redundant network capable of providing 200 Mbps of total bandwidth on its bidirectional paths.
self-healing ring system will consist of four pairs of fiber and will