[WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread Dan Ferguson
We have been avoiding this for some time but it looks like we will need to explore using Canopy (at least for a 5.4 solution). I would like to receive any recommendations for a vendor to work with. Thanks, - Dan

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread Chuck Hogg
QuickLink Wireless can help you out. We're a vendor member as well. We also have a WISP where we use Canopy, MikroTik, and Trango. Talk to DJ at 800-405-9865. Regards, Chuck Hogg Shelby Broadband 502-722-9292 ch...@shelbybb.com http://www.shelbybb.com -Original Message- From:

Re: [WISPA] Mobile or Temporary Internet?

2010-04-15 Thread Dennis Burgess
Power is easy, several batteries, 12 volt or 18 volt up converters, POE injectors. Heck, most of the 411R boards now only run 5watts total! --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, Mikrotik Certified Trainer, MTCNA, MTCRE, MTCWE, MTCTCE, MTCUME Link

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread Scott Vander Dussen
Last Mile Gear- they sell/make Cyclones, and standard gear plus are a wisp = good support. Thanks, ‘S --- Sent mobile (and probably one handed while driving!) On Apr 14, 2010, at 11:16 PM, Dan Ferguson d...@kyes.com wrote: We have been avoiding this for some time but it looks like we will

[WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Scott Vander Dussen
Looking to filter conducted FM EMI off a 24VDC power line that supplies Canopy APs with power. Would something like this be appropriate, or even on the right track? http://bit.ly/a3WKJ9http://bit.ly/a3WKJ9 Thanks, `S

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread David Hannum
Altius Communications in Phoenix, MD Greg Lehman g...@altiuscomm.com 443.986.2906 We've been using them for over a year now. Great prices, great customer service . . . They are a WISP also. Dave Hannum New Era Broadband, LLC www.newerabroadband.com On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 11:42 AM, Scott

[WISPA] Airspan consent decree

2010-04-15 Thread Leon D. Zetekoff
AIRSPAN NETWORKS (ISRAEL), LTD. Adopted a Consent Decree in this proceeding. Terminated the Investigation. Action by: Chief, Spectrum Enforcement Division, Enforcement Bureau. Adopted: 04/14/2010 by Order/Consent Decree. (DA No. 10-618). EB

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
I've been very impressed with QuickLink Wireless www.quicklinkwireless.com is a WISP and has a vast knowledge of Canopy, MikroTik, and Trango. Call DJ at 800-405-9865. -RickG On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 2:15 AM, Dan Ferguson d...@kyes.com wrote: We have been avoiding this for some time but it looks

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
This is inline with my previous question about a lightning protector. Would it be a good idea to incorporate a unit that does filtering/LP in a small enclosure on the outside of the home/business with an ethernet port for easy access to the network rather than having to depend on the customer to

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Scott Vander Dussen
Rick- Obviously this application is for a tower (hence APs..). Our pricing model doesn't permit us the extra $20-30 per customer plus installation time etc. to install a LA/EMI Filter for every customer. Lighting isn't really a problem where we are (California) - Since we started in 2002

[WISPA] iPad now banned in Israel because of the integrated Wi-Fi

2010-04-15 Thread Robert West
iPad being confiscated in Israel. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/04/14/israel-blocks-ipad-import_n_537841. html WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
Lightning season is when I miss my home state of California the most. You really dont know what your missing! I feel like the British must have felt in WWII during the German bombing runs. Every year, boom, boom, boom. (sorry for the dramatics). Neither did I include an LP/EMI device in my

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread Justin Wilson
Quicklink will treat you right. I would become a member of the motorola forums and lurk there for awhile as well. Justin -- Justin Wilson j...@mtin.net http://www.mtin.net/blog Wisp Consulting ­ Tower Climbing ­ Network Support From: Chuck Hogg ch...@shelbybb.com Reply-To: WISPA

[WISPA] Philly

2010-04-15 Thread Jeff Ehman
If anyone in or around Philly has some time this afternoon, we have a Canopy 10mbps link for a customer that is down. It was configured properly when it was sent out, something went wrong on their install. Anyone want to get back for 3-4 hours service in Philly this afternoon? If so, give me

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Patrick Shoemaker
This is for Canopy radios: http://www.wbmfg.com/products/accessories/surge-suppressor Test port, voltage/current indicator LEDs, lightning protection. Weatherproof enclosure. Patrick Shoemaker Vector Data Systems LLC shoemak...@vectordatasystems.com office: (301) 358-1690 x36

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Scott Vander Dussen
Any suggestions for filtering off FM noise? -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Patrick Shoemaker Sent: Thursday, April 15, 2010 12:03 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering This is for Canopy radios:

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Patrick Shoemaker
Off the ethernet line or power? The EMI filter you posted should do the trick for DC power. For ethernet, the WISP approved method seems to be adding ferrite beads to the cat-5 cable at the end. I've never done this myself. Tell us a little more about the problem you're trying to solve...

Re: [WISPA] Airspan consent decree

2010-04-15 Thread Mike Hammett
So their firmware allowed people to disable DFS in the 5.4 GHz band. They got a $10k fine and fixed the issue. Correct? - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com -- From: Leon D. Zetekoff wa4...@arrl.net Sent:

Re: [WISPA] Bridge Network - ARP Poisioning

2010-04-15 Thread Forbes Mercy
We have the same thing happening every morning this week (always between 8:53 to 9:15AM), it takes down two to four towers, all mikrotik (figures). Wireshark has been inconclusive so upon the advice here I installed arpwatch. As far as I can see arp requests, but not arp responses, and only

Re: [WISPA] Bridge Network - ARP Poisioning

2010-04-15 Thread Josh Luthman
If you have such a small window (but you know when it is, that's a good thing!) just ping one of the hosts that go down and then see what MAC address comes up instead of the right one. Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 “Success is not

[WISPA] looking for iperf test site with 1G open

2010-04-15 Thread Marco Coelho
I'm looking for someone with at least 1Gb/s of unused bandwidth to do a few iperf tests against. I just lit up some new fiber and want to see if it's up to snuff. Thanks in advance. Marco -- Marco C. Coelho Argon Technologies Inc. POB 875 Greenville, TX 75403-0875 903-455-5036

[WISPA] Canopy 3.65

2010-04-15 Thread Kevin Sullivan
Has anyone had a chance to test the new Canopy 3.65 PtMP gear? I'm mostly interested in cost/sub and max throughput/sub Kevin WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Canopy 3.65

2010-04-15 Thread Jeremie Chism
There is a webinar by motorola on the 20th. Sent from my iPhone On Apr 15, 2010, at 3:01 PM, Kevin Sullivan kevin.sulli...@alyrica.net wrote: Has anyone had a chance to test the new Canopy 3.65 PtMP gear? I'm mostly interested in cost/sub and max throughput/sub Kevin --- ---

Re: [WISPA] Canopy 3.65

2010-04-15 Thread Don Renner
We started testing this week. Don Renner NetsurfUSA dren...@netsurfusa.net -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Kevin Sullivan Sent: Thursday, April 15, 2010 4:01 PM To: wireless@wispa.org Subject: [WISPA] Canopy 3.65 Has

Re: [WISPA] looking for iperf test site with 1G open

2010-04-15 Thread Josh Luthman
Torrents will fill capacity much better. Centos, Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, etc. Share the wealth! Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” --- Winston

Re: [WISPA] Canopy 3.65

2010-04-15 Thread Josh Luthman
On the motorola forum (from what I gather) it's basically comes down to: Why bother? LTE looks to be replacing it, the software end of things is just absolutely awful, but if it was free it would get the job done. Not as well as the pmp430, though... Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct:

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Scott Vander Dussen
Installing APs on a FM tower. Fiber from base of tower fib/copper switch at AP location. STP encased in flexible metal liquid tight from fib/copper switch NEMA enclosure to APs. APs are getting eth port errors when in 100FDX, locking in 10FDX solves the issue. 24VDC is injected in to each

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
Speaking of Canopy - what is this? From: MotoAirwave Inc [mailto:motoairw...@gmail.com] Sent: Thursday, April 15, 2010 4:13 PM To: Rick Subject: Subscriber Module To Advantage Access Point Or Backhaul Hello, This is to inform you that there is a program available to convert any Platform 9, any

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Dennis Burgess
man. . must be an interesting tower. We have a 400 foot install, at a 100,000 watt FM transmitter. 400 foot Copper 110v going up in plastic flex conduit, UV rated. Then into a box at 400 foot, switch and Mid-span injector. But we do use the good Shreen Shielded cat5s and Shielded cat5 ends

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
That's what I'm talking about! Is it proprietary or does it work with Ubiquiti POE? On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 3:03 PM, Patrick Shoemaker shoemak...@vectordatasystems.com wrote: This is for Canopy radios: http://www.wbmfg.com/products/accessories/surge-suppressor Test port, voltage/current

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
Is this the same thing? http://quicklinkwireless.com/Itemdesc.asp?ic=600SSeq=Tp= On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 3:03 PM, Patrick Shoemaker shoemak...@vectordatasystems.com wrote: This is for Canopy radios: http://www.wbmfg.com/products/accessories/surge-suppressor Test port, voltage/current

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Patrick Shoemaker
That is different than the 600ss. The 600ss is made by Transtector for Motorola and is a Moto part. The one I linked is made by WB Mfg (Chuck McCown). I would imagine it only works with Canopy/Trango 24V reverse polarity PoE. Patrick Shoemaker Vector Data Systems LLC

Re: [WISPA] Airspan consent decree

2010-04-15 Thread Leon D. Zetekoff
On 04/15/2010 03:33 PM, Mike Hammett wrote: So their firmware allowed people to disable DFS in the 5.4 GHz band. They got a $10k fine and fixed the issue. Correct? looks that way mike but at least the feds are going after folks doing the wrong thing - Mike Hammett Intelligent

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Patrick Shoemaker
Yes, I'd start by putting that filter you found on the incoming power to the switch enclosure. Also, -Make sure the door is bonded to the enclosure cabinet with a ground strap at minimum, preferably metal EMI gasket around door seal also -Keep the size of any enclosure penetrations to a

Re: [WISPA] looking for iperf test site with 1G open

2010-04-15 Thread Dylan Bouterse
Two 750Gs back to back with a cat 5 only got 300-400Mb in a test we just did recently. I'm interested to see if you are able to get something better. Dylan -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Marco Coelho Sent: Thursday,

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Scott Vander Dussen
Patrick- Got everything except the EMI gasket - didn't know that existed but sounds cool. I've looked into http://www.zero-ground.com/ for the liquid tight but went with cheap-o hardware store instead. Not a PoE switch, hacked as you say - but in a professional way. (: Canopy Cyclone APs

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread Patrick Shoemaker
You're welcome. I think the filter will do the trick. I can't find a datasheet for that patricular model, but since it's for automotive use it probably knocks down AM radio frequencies and thus will attenuate the higher FM frequencies even better. Since your power line is directly connected to

Re: [WISPA] looking for iperf test site with 1G open

2010-04-15 Thread Marco Coelho
I just pulled 780 between Texas and California On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 4:28 PM, Dylan Bouterse dy...@corp.power1.com wrote: Two 750Gs back to back with a cat 5 only got 300-400Mb in a test we just did recently. I'm interested to see if you are able to get something better. Dylan

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread Chuck Hogg
Apparently there is a way to make P9 SM's into AP's. This was discussed in great detail many months back. WirelessUnits had someone working for him that was selling the script to do it...but I think he has since been fired. Regards, Chuck Hogg Shelby Broadband 502-722-9292 ch...@shelbybb.com

Re: [WISPA] EMI Filtering

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
Darn! Need something just like that only for normal polarity. On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 5:18 PM, Patrick Shoemaker shoemak...@vectordatasystems.com wrote: That is different than the 600ss. The 600ss is made by Transtector for Motorola and is a Moto part. The one I linked is made by WB Mfg (Chuck

[WISPA] ADP Flooding

2010-04-15 Thread Forbes Mercy
I'm trying to limit my ADP (Attack Detection Limit) by putting in the following settings: Client connection limit:90 Client failure limit:60 Client warning limit:50 Blocked client action: Drop Unblocking time: 5min I think this may help stop the flooding that is jeopardizing the network. I'm

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Tom Sharples
Just received the imagestream gateway router (vintage 2006 or so) , unfortunately it's equipped with 4-port T1/E1 cards, not ethernet cards (sigh). Does anyone know if these will work with standard (e.g. 3com, intel, whatever) 10/100 ethernet adaptors, or do we have to use a proprietary card?

Re: [WISPA] looking for iperf test site with 1G open

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
Thats leads me to a question. I note RB's website specs for the 450G says: Actual tested throughput Ether1 - Ether2 = 1Gbps Ether2 - Ether3 = 650Mbps 1Gbps throughput on ports 1-2 Is the 750 the same? Also, what does optional Switch Chip functionality for wire speed Gigabit throughput. mean? This

Re: [WISPA] Canopy Equipment

2010-04-15 Thread RickG
In the past I've seen the same conversion with other radios. So, the question is: Is it legal? On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 9:14 PM, Chuck Hogg ch...@shelbybb.com wrote: Apparently there is a way to make P9 SM's into AP's.  This was discussed in great detail many months back.  WirelessUnits had

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Josh Luthman
They will work with a card you can find anywhere, not sure exactly which. My Rebel has a 00:90:FB:: So I would look at this site http://www.portwell.com/index.htm and find the router that looks the same. Look at the specs of it and use the same chipset. Otherwise I'd have to guess that

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Travis Johnson
We installed several Intel Gigabit cards in our old Imagestream and they worked great. They were the $40 Intel desktop cards. Travis Microserv Tom Sharples wrote: Just received the imagestream gateway router (vintage 2006 or so) , unfortunately it's equipped with 4-port T1/E1 cards, not

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Tom Sharples
Thanks guys! - Original Message - From: Travis Johnson To: Tom Sharples ; WISPA General List Sent: Thursday, April 15, 2010 7:57 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?) We installed several Intel Gigabit cards in our old Imagestream and they worked great. They

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Josh Luthman
Maybe this one? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833106036 Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” --- Winston Churchill On Thu,

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Travis Johnson
Yup... that's the one. Travis Josh Luthman wrote: Maybe this one? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833106036 Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Josh Luthman
You just saved many people hundreds or thousands :) On 4/15/10, Travis Johnson t...@ida.net wrote: Yup... that's the one. Travis Josh Luthman wrote: Maybe this one? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833106036 Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343

Re: [WISPA] looking for iperf test site with 1G open

2010-04-15 Thread Rubens Kuhl
On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 10:34 PM, RickG rgunder...@gmail.com wrote: Thats leads me to a question. I note RB's website specs for the 450G says: Actual tested throughput Ether1 - Ether2 = 1Gbps For large-large-large packets, as these boards are pps limited. Ether2 - Ether3 = 650Mbps 1Gbps

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Frank Crawford
Tom, You might want to check if that imagestream 2006 MoBo has pci-e slots in it Josh Luthman wrote: You just saved many people hundreds or thousands :) On 4/15/10, Travis Johnson t...@ida.net wrote: Yup... that's the one. Travis Josh Luthman wrote: Maybe this one?

Re: [WISPA] Imagestream (was Vyatta?)

2010-04-15 Thread Frank Crawford
Also ENU inc off airport way stocks both PCI and PCIe. http://www.enuinc.com/ Frank Crawford wrote: Tom, You might want to check if that imagestream 2006 MoBo has pci-e slots in it Josh Luthman wrote: You just saved many people hundreds or thousands :) On 4/15/10, Travis Johnson