American Railcar Industries Benefits from Increased Network Availability

American Railcar Industries employs Talari to increase network availability

“A network outage can have a large impact on our operations. Being able to depend on Talari is the difference between worrying about the next major halt in production and focusing on what makes our company successful.” Craig Mercer, Director of IT Operations, American Railcar

Executive Summary

Company
American Railcar Industries

Location
Headquarters: Saint Charles, Missouri and 14 other sites

Key Applications
ERP, VoIP and video conferencing

Challenge
Prevent production coming to a standstill due to T1 failure

Solution

  • Talari SD-WAN
  • Backup circuit

Results

  • Reliable, rapid failover to backup link
  • Full-time bandwidth utilization of backup circuit
  • Added throughput for future applications like Voice and Video