Re: [WISPA] Fw: [TowerTalk] Free 180 foot tower

2008-08-26 Thread Tom DeReggi
Do you know what it typically costs to take down a tower? Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Sunday, August 24, 2008 10:41 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Fw:

[WISPA] 4x 140' available

2008-08-26 Thread Mike Hammett
I have 4 qty. 140' MAX-TOWER self supports for sale. Each unit is about 10 years old and is rates for Class 2 wind and Ice. The lower 4 sections are 20' each knock down tubular legs, the top 6 sections are all-weld 10' each. They were used off lake Ontario near Toronto (Ontario, Can.). They

Re: [WISPA] Fw: [TowerTalk] Free 180 foot tower

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
What kind of tower, what kind of condition? On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 10:41 PM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: northeast Maryland, near the towns of Perryville and Rising Sun On Sun, 24 Aug 2008, John McDowell wrote: where? On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 10:11 PM, Marlon K. Schafer [EMAIL

[WISPA] OSBridge

2008-08-26 Thread Travis Johnson
Hi, Is anyone running any of the OSBridge outdoor wireless equipment? Could you please comment (good, bad or ugly) either on list or off-list. thanks, Travis Microserv WISPA Wants You! Join today!

[WISPA] Internet + VoIP + ...efax?

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
We've got Internet, we've got VoIP...now all we need is a faxing solution that works to convert businesses. Is anyone using a white label efax solution? Does anyone have a box that will let you do efax? Port local fax numbers? Thanks! -- John M. McDowell Boonlink Communications 307 Grand Ave

Re: [WISPA] Internet + VoIP + ...efax?

2008-08-26 Thread Joe Miller
contact Graham at www.leasedminds.com they are the company that I use for my e-fax. I also use them for my VoIP. Good Luck. --- On Tue, 8/26/08, John McDowell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: John McDowell [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [WISPA] Internet + VoIP + ...efax? To: Motorola Canopy User

Re: [WISPA] Fw: [TowerTalk] Free 180 foot tower

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
I move 140' towers for less than $1500 depending on how far they are from us.. One crane, two flatbeds, two helpers and I'm out of there. On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 3:51 AM, Tom DeReggi [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Do you know what it typically costs to take down a tower? Tom DeReggi RapidDSL

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Sales
Ok folks, Sorry for the delay in response to the replies. Out fiber interest started because we have a new neighborhood just being developed and they are debating between us and Comcast going in there. Our plans for this one is to build a tower in the very rear of the complex and pipe in the feed

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown - 3
Contact Panaway and Calix. They have lots of TV options. Directv will let you do MTU systems. There should be a way to combine the two. FTTH systems with analog lasers can transport conventional CATV signals. Or become a Directv distributor. That is what do do for most of our areas. -

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Jerry Richardson
--- airCloud Communications Jerry Richardson 925-260-4119 Sent Mobile -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 11:13 AM To: 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Subject: Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber +

[WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
Local Cooperative Telco will not let us port. What is my work around? Order PRI to our tower in their territory? We're working with VoxCorp, so they have to be able to grab those numbers even if we do something like this.. Verizon Wireless has local numbers with this company for their cellular,

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Jeromie Reeves
If it is a Rural Telcom, then they are exempt from having to allow porting. VZ might just have a deal with them for local cell numbers. If you had a PRI then you can get numbers but still, they do not have to hand you the number from a leaving customer. At least this is where all my research has

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
True they don't have to port that number, but the customer could force them to forward that number to the PRI? On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 2:45 PM, Jeromie Reeves [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: If it is a Rural Telcom, then they are exempt from having to allow porting. VZ might just have a deal with them

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Travis Johnson
I thought it was a Federal Regulation that phone numbers could be ported? That's why the cell companies had to start doing it a year or two ago? Travis Microserv Jeromie Reeves wrote: If it is a Rural Telcom, then they are exempt from having to allow porting. VZ might just have a deal

Re: [WISPA] MT interface randomly dumping clients.

2008-08-26 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
YES But with me it's only dropping the Tranzeo CPQ client radios. Sure wish we'd get a fix for this. I reported it many months ago. New software versions haven't fixed it. Some even make it worse. sigh marlon - Original Message - From: Kurt Fankhauser [EMAIL PROTECTED] To:

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown
I am a rural telecom, one of the most rural in the nation. And I wasn't exempt at all. - Original Message - From: Jeromie Reeves [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 1:45 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers

Re: [WISPA] Fw: [WISP] Emergency FCC Information -FloridaDIsasterArea

2008-08-26 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
I tried to get something like this going. But the board wouldn't let me send out questionnaires that they didn't design. So far, no one has come up with anything that will let us ask the questions that we'd need to ask to know who uses what and has what inventory/equipment/talent on hand for

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Mike Hammett
DirecTV has a program for MDUs and planned communities. They send the signals over Ethernet from a main set of RF receivers to the DirecTV receivers in each unit. The catch is that you're not supposed to cross a public right of way with the DirecTV content. If you have some questions, I'll

Re: [WISPA] Intel's new WiMAX/Wi-Fi combo chip gets FCC'sgreenlight...

2008-08-26 Thread Patrick Leary
Gino, You'll notice that many of the expiring leases are associated with Sprint, to include those SpeedChoice licenses (Sprint partner) and of course the Nextel and Clearwire licenses. Most all the upcoming expirations are for EBS leases, not the BRS licenses purchased at auction or from original

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Matt Liotta
Yes, but you probably require a interconnect with the other carrier in order to port the number. More to the point, VOX probably is reselling Level3 or whoever that doesn't have an interconnect with the local LEC and therefore can't port. -Matt On Aug 26, 2008, at 3:49 PM, Chuck McCown

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Sales
We are only running fiber from the tower feed to the terminals then the homes. So we need a solution that works over fiber and I want to bill for TV services my self so I need to purchase a solution that bills me and I will them type situation. This way it will be trued triple play from one

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Jerry Richardson
I have seen systems that take the satellite feed, run it into cascaded multiswitches and the converts the output of the multiswitch to fiber for distribution. There is also an device that injects data and phone as well. I think the company is called OnePath.

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread cw
You can do something like this http://www.astrotel.us/AstroTel-SmartMailFaxService.htm or T.38 works. All phone numbers are portable. Your CLEC or ILEC has no choice in the matter. - cw John McDowell wrote: Local Cooperative Telco will not let us port. What is my work around? Order PRI to

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown
But if you are selling voip, you want the local ILEC customer to be able to keep their number. In that case the ILEC has involvement. - Original Message - From: cw [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 3:09 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] I

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Anthony Will
If you take a look at the exemption they have to have less then 50,000 phone numbers or lines. I can't remember which. Do a bit of research on it and find the exact clause that enables them to do that. Most likely they are to large to qualify. Then send them a nice letter from a nice

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Mike Hammett
Small companies are exempt. -- Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com From: Travis Johnson Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 2:48 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers I thought it was a Federal Regulation that

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
They have less than 15,000 land lines... less than 5000 dsl lines. On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 4:17 PM, Anthony Will [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: If you take a look at the exemption they have to have less then 50,000 phone numbers or lines. I can't remember which. Do a bit of research on it and find

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Mike Hammett
That's fine. There's a rack of DirecTV equipment, where the satellite dishes hook up to (I'd spent the extra $2k and spring for better dishes) and then it travels Ethernet (physical topology does not matter) to the receiver. There is a short list of approved switches that must be used

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Jeromie Reeves
http://www.fcc.gov/cgb/consumerfacts/numbport.html Note: Certain small wireline companies may have an exemption from the porting requirements if they have received a waiver from their state public service commission. Customers who want to port a wireline number to a wireless phone, and are told

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Ron Harden
Yes, we source numbers from Level 3 and others. DID coverage is key to any successful digital voice program. There are some small mom-and-pop LECs that will not give up numbers because they a) don't want any competition, and b) don't have to. If we cannot get numbers in a particular rate center

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Jeromie Reeves
I am extremely interested in this. I knew DTV would let you setup a mini cable-op but I have not heard about them having any end receivers involved with it. What is the deal with crossing ROW's? I assume this would apply to wireless. Do you know the bandwidth used per channel? On Tue, Aug 26,

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown - 3
I don't think that exemption applied to LNP. It did for a while to keep CLECs out of the rural areas but that has now sunset. - Original Message - From: Anthony Will [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 3:17 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA]

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown - 3
Ron, Do you want to present at AnimalFarm this winter? I think this topic would be very interesting for all. - Original Message - From: Ron Harden [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 4:56 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] I want to port

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
This was an email from a Rep at the Coop when one of my employees tried to port their home number to their new Vox/Boonlink ATA: Mr. Williamson, First, a Trading Partner Profile (TPP) is an agreement between two communications companies that allows the sharing of necessary information (Name,

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
Is a Trading Partner Profile an Interconnect agreement? The guy from the COOP went on to say this: Mr. Williamson: There are two important parts to my response. I’ll first explain what you should do to request your number being ported. Secondly, I’ll comment on the requirements of the

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown - 3
Hmm, sounds like they have been through this before. I don't think a TPP is the same thing as an interconnect agreement. That is a new term to me (but may be in widespread use, I am probably ignorant of that level of detail).But it sounds like it may be better and simpler than an interconnect

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Mike Hammett
They have to be an i series receiver. There is a plain SD version and an HD DVR version. AFAIK, wireless is not an option. I don't know the bandwidth per channel (I asked, just was never told), but was told it would fit in 100 megabits. It is multicast, so multiple receivers with the same

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Ron Harden
John: Let me know what our porting guru says tomorrow. She's good, but does not work as many hours as I do! Ron -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of John McDowell Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 7:13 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re:

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Ron Harden
Sorry...I meant to say that I will let you know... It must be time to pull the plug for the day! Ron -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ron Harden Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 7:45 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: Re: [WISPA] I

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Ron Harden
No doubt I should have picked this up before Chuck, but what is the animal farm event? Yes if I can contibute and work it out with my schedule, what ever it is. Ron -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Chuck McCown - 3 Sent: Tuesday, August

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
Hey Ron, Thanks for you input, greatly appreciated. I just hate watching potential go down the drain. We're small and rural and that unfortunately lends itself to less opportunities. Thanks for all your help. John On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 6:48 PM, Ron Harden [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Sorry...I

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Chuck McCown - 3
http://www.wisptech.com/index.php/Animal_Farm www.wirelessbeehive.com/animalfarm - Original Message - From: Ron Harden [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 5:50 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers No doubt I

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread John McDowell
It's the biggest WISP event I've ever been to, last January in Salt Lake City. Would definitely recommend going. On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 6:50 PM, Ron Harden [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: No doubt I should have picked this up before Chuck, but what is the animal farm event? Yes if I can contibute

Re: [WISPA] I want to port their numbers!!!!

2008-08-26 Thread Matt Liotta
On Aug 26, 2008, at 6:56 PM, Ron Harden wrote: Yes, we source numbers from Level 3 and others. DID coverage is key to any successful digital voice program. There are some small mom-and-pop LECs that will not give up numbers because they a) don't want any competition, and b) don't

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Jeromie Reeves
On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 4:34 PM, Mike Hammett [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: They have to be an i series receiver. There is a plain SD version and an HD DVR version. Ok so the standard internet capable receiver series. AFAIK, wireless is not an option. I don't know the bandwidth per channel (I

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Sales
Hmm, Interesting. Any idea on costs? Michiana Wireless, Inc. John Buwa, President   http://WWW.MichianaWireless.Com 574-233-7170   Lose the wires, discover the speed, enjoy the freedom! *US Distributor for www.itelite.net Antennas* -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik Firewall rule set for standart NAt

2008-08-26 Thread Butch Evans
On Mon, 25 Aug 2008, Gino Villarini wrote: Anyone has a standard Firewall set of rules for a regular RB450 doing nat for customers? I have one that I use (it's not free), and you can get the one off the Mikrotik demo router that IS free. What, specifically, are you looking for? I'm not sure

Re: [WISPA] MT interface randomly dumping clients.

2008-08-26 Thread Butch Evans
On Mon, 25 Aug 2008, Kurt Fankhauser wrote: Has anyone else seen this problem I am seeing. On my Mikrotik sites with Atheros AP's the interface will decide to completely dump all of the atheros clients and then they reconnect again within 2 seconds. You can tell this happens because the

Re: [WISPA] [Motorola II] Internet + VoIP + ...efax?

2008-08-26 Thread Butch Evans
On Tue, 26 Aug 2008, John McDowell wrote: We've got Internet, we've got VoIP...now all we need is a faxing solution that works to convert businesses. Is anyone using a white label efax solution? Does anyone have a box that will let you do efax? Port local fax numbers? John, Have you spoken to

Re: [WISPA] Running Fiber + Sending Sat over it?

2008-08-26 Thread Sales
Another twist on this subject. My test neighborhood on this will be our entry into the metered broadband market. We are going to give everyone the same speed most likely 3 times faster than anything Comcast is doing. Plans will be tiered on transfer levels where they get a set transfer amount per

Re: [WISPA] MT interface randomly dumping clients.

2008-08-26 Thread Kurt Fankhauser
Butch, Nope, I am using the senao NMP-8602+ card on all these AP's. From what I can tell this problem shows its face when you have a mixed CPE's consisting of PRISM/Atheros chipsets. Can I solve this problem by removeing all the PRISM clients At this point I am willing to invest in