Re: [WISPA] Power Lines in the LOS path

2007-04-13 Thread Jim Stout
Thanks to all for the feedback! I moved the radio to the top of the customer's barn and am now looking over the power lines. When I first fired it up, it wouldn't associated, so I started trying some of the other suggestions. I lowered the maximum transmit power substantially and it

[WISPA] Trango 900

2007-04-13 Thread chris cooper
What is the non-vendor speak, actual production max throughput on a Trango 900 Mhz AP? Thanks Chris -- WISPA Wireless List: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

RE: [WISPA] Trango 900

2007-04-13 Thread Smith, Rick
depending on noise floor, we get anywhere from 1 to 2.7 meg. Highest I've EVER seen was 2.85 mbps - 2 miles out, with -59 signal. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of chris cooper Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 11:21 AM To: 'WISPA General List'

Re: [WISPA] Testing....123

2007-04-13 Thread Kelly Turner
Hey Jeff, Send me an email; we've got some unifinished business to attend to. Kelly --- Jeffrey Thomas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -- WISPA Wireless List: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

[WISPA] Storm Trojan outbreaks

2007-04-13 Thread Frank Muto
Storm Trojan reaches record proportions http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasicarticleId=9016420source=rss_news10 Malware outbreak 'largest in almost a year' http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid14_gci1251304,00.html?track=sy160

RE: [WISPA] Trango 900

2007-04-13 Thread Chadd Thompson
Sounds about right, the other thing with higher noise levels is that you will have packet loss. You can still have good throughput but you will have packet loss. Chadd -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Smith, Rick Sent: Friday, April

[WISPA] Multipath

2007-04-13 Thread Edward J. Hatfield III
Jim: The term multipath is commonly used to describe the condition wherein a sent signal arrives at an antenna through more than one path (by something in addition to or other than a non-obstructed, line-of-sight link). Microwave signals are subject to a number of degradation modes including

[WISPA] Vonage wins temporary reprieve against signing up new customers

2007-04-13 Thread Rich Comroe
Latest New Vonage news from yesterday: Vonage CEO resigns, cost-cutting moves planned contains the interesting quotation: ... on Friday it won a temporary reprieve from a court order prohibiting it from signing up new customers ... at least until April 24 when the next hearing occurs.

[WISPA] Muni Pile On Week

2007-04-13 Thread Peter R.
I'm sure many of you will love this article: http://wifinetnews.com/archives/007545.html and many more including mine: http://radinfo.blogspot.com/2007/04/muni-pile-on-week.html Although I think that if Muni wi-fi fails, the WISP industry as a whole will take a hit. -- Regards, Peter

Re: [WISPA] Vonage wins temporary reprieve against signing up new customers

2007-04-13 Thread Peter R.
Turns out that VZ may not be the patent holder. Tom Keating has some interesting insight. And there is this patent: http://sabreean.com/?p=1421#more-1421 Rich Comroe wrote: Latest New Vonage news from yesterday: Vonage CEO resigns, cost-cutting moves planned contains the interesting

Re: [WISPA] Trango 900

2007-04-13 Thread Jack Unger
... and packet loss requires the packets to be retransmitted which takes up additional timeslots which leads to a lowering of the overall throughput capacity because some of the throughput-carrying timeslots are used up by the retransmissions and therefore aren't available to transport

Re: [WISPA] Power Lines in the LOS path

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
Ahhh. I tried one or two of the sl units. Just ordered some more. I like them so far. Think of multipath like a bad echo. If you've even stood in a completely empty BIG room, like a grain elevator, warehouse etc. you know that it can be hard to carry on a conversation with someone. The

Re: [WISPA] Power Lines in the LOS path

2007-04-13 Thread Zack Kneisley
So just use OFDM EVERYWHERE!! :-) On 4/13/07, Marlon K. Schafer [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ahhh. I tried one or two of the sl units. Just ordered some more. I like them so far. Think of multipath like a bad echo. If you've even stood in a completely empty BIG room, like a grain elevator,

Re: [WISPA] Project locate

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
I don't know about the relativeness Blake. I don't know what the topic is. If anyone else got a link in that first email I didn't... Can anyone put this project into a 50 words or less summery? thanks, marlon - Original Message - From: Blake Bowers [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA

[WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
Here I am, sitting at a picnic bench basking in the cold mostly sunny day. Banging out emails on my laptop via my hot spot that sits in the middle of a cow pasture. http://maps.live.com/?vendor=googlepkw=satellite%20images|617523751 I'm just east of the big gravel pile. www.stumpjumpers.org

Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Marlon, I am glad you are FINALLY taking some well deserved time off. Good luck to the kids and no broken bones please. ;-) Have a rum and coke for me as it will be a few months before I can have any. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Marlon K. Schafer wrote: Here I am, sitting at a picnic bench

RE: [WISPA] Trango 900

2007-04-13 Thread Chadd Thompson
Yes the noise will definitely reduce the capacity on your AP. Chadd -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jack Unger Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 1:52 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Trango 900 ... and packet loss

[WISPA] FCC Denies Request to Use Satellite Earth Station for Terrestrial Service

2007-04-13 Thread Jack Unger
http://www.tvtechnology.com/pages/s.0115/t.4857.html -- Jack Unger ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) - President, Ask-Wi.Com, Inc. FCC License # PG-12-25133 Serving the Broadband Wireless Industry Since 1993 Author of the WISP Handbook - Deploying License-Free Wireless WANs True Vendor-Neutral Wireless

Re: [WISPA] Vonage wins temporary reprieve against signing up new customers

2007-04-13 Thread George Rogato
Peter R. wrote: Turns out that VZ may not be the patent holder. Tom Keating has some interesting insight. And there is this patent: http://sabreean.com/?p=1421#more-1421 Yikes, Vonage gets whacked around from Verizon and what happens if it turns out Verizon is not the patent holder? --

Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread John Scrivner
Dawn, Is that a hint that there is a new baby DiPietro on the way? Scriv Dawn DiPietro wrote: Marlon, I am glad you are FINALLY taking some well deserved time off. Good luck to the kids and no broken bones please. ;-) Have a rum and coke for me as it will be a few months before I can have

[WISPA] Happy Marlon Schafer Day!

2007-04-13 Thread John Scrivner
Sounds like a good time Marlon. You have worked your tail end off lately. Have some fun. Enjoy YOUR day! I hereby proclaim this day, April 13th, to be Marlon Schafer Day in the WISP world. Not that my proclamations mean anything! :-)We'll see if anyone remembers this one next year.

Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Scriv, There will be another DiPietro around to one day troll the lists. ;-) Regards, Dawn DiPietro John Scrivner wrote: Dawn, Is that a hint that there is a new baby DiPietro on the way? Scriv Dawn DiPietro wrote: Marlon, I am glad you are FINALLY taking some well deserved time off.

Re: [WISPA] Happy Marlon Schafer Day!

2007-04-13 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Scriv, He could have picked a better day, considering this is Friday the 13th. Regards, Dawn DiPietro John Scrivner wrote: Sounds like a good time Marlon. You have worked your tail end off lately. Have some fun. Enjoy YOUR day! I hereby proclaim this day, April 13th, to be Marlon Schafer

RE: [WISPA] Trango 900

2007-04-13 Thread Don Annas
We are seeing 2.2mb of actual throughput. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of chris cooper Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 11:21 AM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: [WISPA] Trango 900 What is the non-vendor speak, actual production max

Re: [WISPA] MuniFi: Build it and they still don’t come ?

2007-04-13 Thread michaeldavidlake
interesting article Matt TY. Mike -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tue, 10 Apr 2007 6:27 PM Subject: [WISPA] MuniFi: Build it and they still don’t come? http://gigaom.com/2007/04/10/munifi-build-it-and-they-still-dont-come/ -- WISPA Wireless

[WISPA] Slow Internet across MT Router

2007-04-13 Thread Ron Wallace
To All, I have had a good system. I have a 3 Mbps Bonded T1, 100 users. Right now when I run a speed test to Speakeasy, it starts at 2.6 or2.7 mbps and quickly windsdown to 15-20 kbps. This is only in the evening and from 7-9AM. I have a MikroTik in P3 900MHz, w/ 500Mb of ram. Thisonlyhappens

Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread Ron Wallace
Good for you, Marlon, have a great weekend. -Original Message- From: Marlon K. Schafer [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 03:15 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff! Here I am, sitting at a picnic bench

Re: [WISPA] Slow Internet across MT Router

2007-04-13 Thread Ron Wallace
Travis, YES, Ihave an ethernet switch on either side of the MT box. On the Inet side, 2.7 Mb/s, on the Wireless side, beforethe MT box whenit seems loaded, that iswhen itsslow. -Original Message- From: Travis Johnson [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 06:31 PM To:

Re: [WISPA] Slow Internet across MT Router

2007-04-13 Thread Travis Johnson
What version of MT? What do the interface stats show on the MT box when it's slow? Travis Ron Wallace wrote: Travis, YES, Ihave an ethernet switch on either side of the MT box. On the Inet side, 2.7 Mb/s, on the Wireless side, beforethe MT box whenit seems loaded, that iswhen itsslow.

Re: [WISPA] Slow Internet across MT Router

2007-04-13 Thread Travis Johnson
Hi, What do you mean this only happens across the Mikrotik box? If you by-pass the MT box, everything is fine? Travis Microserv Ron Wallace wrote: To All, I have had a good system. I have a 3 Mbps Bonded T1, 100 users. Right now when I run a speed test to Speakeasy, it starts at 2.6 or2.7

RE: [WISPA] Slow Internet across MT Router

2007-04-13 Thread Eric Rogers
I use MT 2.9.32 currently on my Dell PowerEdge 350 (850 MHz w/ 512M Memory). I am constantly pegging 6M of throughput, and that is around 2-8% CPU utilization. I have two guesses... 1) you are creating a network loop between switches (either 2 MT boxes or a MT box and a cat5 cable between

Re: [WISPA] Power Lines in the LOS path

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
LOL If only it didn't realistically need a -50somthing rssi! hehehehe marlon - Original Message - From: Zack Kneisley [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 12:00 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Power Lines in the LOS path So just use OFDM

Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
A few months? Are you finally going to give the boy a little sister? marlon - Original Message - From: Dawn DiPietro [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 12:28 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff! Marlon, I am

Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff!

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
wow! 14 years apart. Congrats! marlon - Original Message - From: Dawn DiPietro [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 2:04 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Man I LOVE this wireless stuff! Scriv, There will be another DiPietro around to one

Re: [WISPA] Happy Marlon Schafer Day!

2007-04-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
LOL You expect anything else from me? marlon - Original Message - From: Dawn DiPietro [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, April 13, 2007 2:07 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Happy Marlon Schafer Day! Scriv, He could have picked a better day,