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XRoads Networks Discusses Outage Affecting United Airlines

IRVINE, Calif., - July 8, 2015 - XRoads Network, an industry leader in bandwidth management and redundancy, discusses the implications of the recent Internet outage experienced by United Airlines. A faulty router caused nearly two hours of grounded flights for United Airlines and led to ongoing delays in flights across the country throughout the day. A spokesperson for the airline blamed "degraded network connectivity." The Federal Aviation Administration imposed a groundstop to hold all flights until the problem was resolved.

XRoads Network, a leading and recognized expert in bandwidth management solutions, discussed the implications of problems with network connectivity for a large business that relies heavily on its use. According to experts at XRoads as seen at, "Today's businesses cannot be subject to downtimes when it comes to network connectivity. In fact, a business may live or die by its ability to email, place VoIP calls and conduct customer relations management via its networks. Many businesses also store their information in the cloud, meaning that they rely on their connectivity to access this crucial information."

According to XRoads, there are ways to address connectivity issues effectively. "At Xroads, we can provide solutions that enable redundancy and protect companies against an outage such as this one. With our solutions, even if there is a major Internet or ISP outage, the business will still have network access.

About XRoads Networks, Inc.

XRoads Networks, Inc. is the worldwide leader in Unified Bandwidth Management platforms. Deployed at over a thousand Fortune 500 companies, universities, and SMB organizations throughout the world, XRoads Networks provides a comprehensive bandwidth management and monitoring solutions for both corporate and branch office environments. More information about XRoads Networks is available at or by calling +1-888-997-6237.

XRoads Networks is the first company to deliver a fully integrated "bandwidth continuity" solution in its EdgeXOS platform, and is the inventor of triple A bandwidth management solutions Accelibond, Adaptiband, ActiveDNS, along with our XFlow and VPN Virtualization (Site2Site) technology.

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