Imagine that you work for a business that utilizes an enterprise network design. Determine the major consequences of not achieving high availability in the network. Speculate the manner in which this shortcoming would affect business operations in terms of customer relations and internal communications. Support your response with specific examples of the noted effects on business operations.
Suggest the way in which you would go about successfully implementing Layer 2 redundancy of devices, modules, and links throughout the network of the hypothetical business above, and determine what types of spanning tree are supported by Cisco Catalyst Switches.