Internet connectivity is now crucial in allowing most enterprises to carry out their core functions even in remote sites. Fibre and communication cable cuts are much more common than imagined. Accidents, animals, natural disasters, vandalism and weather all cause communication blackouts for millions of people annually.
Companies and governments lose money every year due to inevitable short telecom network disruptions, bringing business to a standstill. Deloitte estimates that normally well-connected locations can lose up to 2% of their yearly revenue for every day without connectivity.