Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti Bullet5-HP

2009-07-21 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
We are doing close to 70meg TCP with MTs. All depends on the links.. * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services

Re: [WISPA] [WISPA Members] Candidate Replies Requested

2009-07-13 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
First, I would like to thank everyone for the support they have shown me as well as the great relationships I have made as a board and committee member with WISPA. I am sure I can continue to serve the WISP community with WISPA, and I do look forward to doing so! There are some questions

[WISPA] On-line Chat

2009-07-13 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Just wished to tell everyone that I will be on-line for the next hour or two, maybe more in the WISPA chat page.Anyone wish to join me? http://www.wispa.org/wispa-chat/ I also would like to make sure I tell everyone that I will be on-line as well tomorrow around 9:30 AM CST as well if

Re: [WISPA] Routerboard 333 vs 433

2009-07-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Also note that 333s are going by the wayside too. The 400 series is really the main workhorse right now. * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies,

Re: [WISPA] OT: Cordless VOIP Phone

2009-07-07 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Drop in a ATA and plug it into a cheap cordless phone :) * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services WISPA Vendor

Re: [WISPA] OSPF on RouterOS Vritual AP

2009-07-02 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
. I would not think it should matter if anything is connected. The interface is active, it has an address. That address range should be propagated by OSPF. I will be at the site tomorrow. I will connect to the VirtualAP and see if that matters. Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net wrote

Re: [WISPA] OSPF on RouterOS Vritual AP

2009-07-01 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
A virtual AP is another interface, so unless its bridged with something else, it will have to have an IP to communicate! * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link

Re: [WISPA] OSPF on RouterOS Vritual AP

2009-07-01 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
it in a bridge and addressing the bridge to see what happens. Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net wrote: A virtual AP is another interface, so unless its bridged with something else, it will have to have an IP to communicate! * --- Dennis

Re: [WISPA] dual ethernte port router

2009-06-26 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Nope, can do dynamic in 4 :) * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services WISPA Vendor Member* *Office*:

Re: [WISPA] Suggestions on Firewall

2009-06-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Agreed. MT is a high quality product, and looks nice in a rack. * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services

Re: [WISPA] [Motorola II] Mesh Network

2009-06-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Can do everything on this, but the cost. Looks like around $515 in single unit pricing. Shoot me a call if you have questions. * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Mesh Network

2009-06-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
What I quoted :) * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services WISPA Vendor Member* *Office*: 314-735-0270 *Website*:

Re: [WISPA] Indoor fdx link antennas

2009-06-10 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
We have some dual-pol integrated units. * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services WISPA Vendor Member* *Office*:

Re: [WISPA] Indoor fdx link antennas

2009-06-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Yep.. Dual r52N cards in a Dual-Pol Arc Enclosure. We can build, test and even put a base configuration on it for you if you wish. Just plug them in and aim them at each other :) * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified

Re: [WISPA] How many switches can do RSTP?

2009-01-23 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Routed is the way to go. Think of this, the internet is routed, why should you not be.. I support hundreds of networks running RouterOS most with dynamic routing, with very little issues. * --- Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik

Re: [WISPA] Really Simple Mikrotik shaping?

2009-01-19 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
You can use Radius and MAC authencation to deliver up and down bw at the AP/CPE ... Need to have a MT client though. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik

Re: [WISPA] Really Simple Mikrotik shaping?

2009-01-19 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Josh Luthman Sent: Monday, January 19, 2009 5:35 PM To: dmburg...@linktechs.net; WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Really Simple Mikrotik shaping? Or radius and a pppoe client. On 1/19/09, Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net dmburg...@linktechs.net wrote: You

Re: [WISPA] Really Simple Mikrotik shaping?

2009-01-19 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Burgess - Linktechs.net dmburg...@linktechs.net wrote: You can use Radius and MAC authencation to deliver up and down bw at the AP/CPE ... Need to have a MT client though. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board

Re: [WISPA] Imail Server Upgrade Trouble

2009-01-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Speaking of mail servers, anyone have any luck getting imap push technology to work? -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services WISPA.ORG Vender Member* 314-735-0270

Re: [WISPA] Filtering SMTP

2009-01-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
If you wish all of your mail to come from that. We typically just restrict outbound SMTP to either pop/imap first, or an open list. But of course, they need to have their own IP to not poison yours. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Ligowave 3.65 Experience?

2009-01-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
We have done some MT 3.75 links :) Sorry no ligowave. Simply put its better than 5 gig if there is lots of interference, but no better than 2.4 when it comes to LoS. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member Link Technologies, Inc

Re: [WISPA] 1and1.com

2009-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
that way? Jay On Jan 9, 2009, at 9:29 AM, Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net wrote: I have a number of customers that switched from them because of this reason. Just no one there. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member

Re: [WISPA] 5.8GHz Backhaul Radio Recommendations

2009-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
second this!! :) So far seeing good results as well with the new R5Hs and N-Stream too ;) -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services*

Re: [WISPA] 5.8GHz Backhaul Radio Recommendations

2009-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Like I said, if you just need data, then MT can't be beat on this. lets see, 30-40 meg throughput in most cases, if he gets good signals, super low latency, usually 1-2ms if that, warrantied product, and FCC certification ;) Heck, just the boxes with POEs, ethernet surge and new 6gig Coax

Re: [WISPA] 5.8GHz Backhaul Radio Recommendations

2009-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
for NStreme. But I bet Dennis, would have all the answers of how to optimize usage of Nstreme. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net dmburg...@linktechs.net To: WISPA General List wireless

Re: [WISPA] 5.8GHz Backhaul Radio Recommendations

2009-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
/onlinetraining.asp/* David E. Smith wrote: Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net wrote: Yes you have to have a good processor, it does compression. I also believe it does MPPP as well, and larger frame sizes as well to get higher speeds. Hence, processor usage is key. When I was testing

Re: [WISPA] 5.8GHz Backhaul Radio Recommendations

2009-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
were being overloaded. That drives them bananas... jack David E. Smith wrote: Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net wrote: Yes you have to have a good processor, it does compression. I also believe it does MPPP as well, and larger frame sizes as well to get higher speeds. Hence, processor

Re: [WISPA] FM radio station site strangeness

2009-01-07 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
We had a site with a 1000 watt AM Hotstick about 100 feet from another tower. We ran the cable (non-shielded outdoor rated) and crimped the end at the top of the tower. The installer all of a sudden, felt a burning sensation on his thumb with that wonderful smell of burning skin. Guess

Re: [WISPA] Tower accident

2009-01-06 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Not to say thats not right. The whole point of the Darwin awards was that the people who died have died in the most stupidest way, that they did the entire human population a favor by eliminating themselves from the gene pool. There is a movie even on it.Like the guy who strapped a Jato

Re: [WISPA] Postage

2009-01-05 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Something else you can do is use a printing co. There should be one local to you. They should be able to print, stuff and qualify for bulk rates. Something else we did, we had 220 people in my subdivision, it was 92 bucks for postage, plus envelopes, plus printing, plus paper etc.

Re: [WISPA] ptmp gear

2009-01-03 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
? __ Jerry Richardson airCloud Communications -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net Sent: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 11:39 AM To: WISPA General

Re: [WISPA] ptmp gear

2009-01-01 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
certificed cards to run at 5.2/5.4 with MT? __ Jerry Richardson airCloud Communications -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net Sent: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 11

Re: [WISPA] ptmp gear

2008-12-31 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Mikrotik! :) -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* *Office*: 314-735-0270 *Website*: http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/

Re: [WISPA] cisco switch help

2008-12-29 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Did you setup the port you are on, to the right VLAN, or configure your NIC on your laptop for that VLAN? -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support

Re: [WISPA] cisco switch help

2008-12-29 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE Mikrotik On-Line Training http://www.linktechs.net/onlinetraining.asp/* Marlon K. Schafer wrote: Thanks Dennis! You are my hero! marlon - Original Message - From: Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net dmburg

Re: [WISPA] What happened to my RooTenna?

2008-12-29 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
looks like it fell off! -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE Mikrotik On-Line

Re: [WISPA] What happened to my RooTenna?

2008-12-29 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
too bad its not grounding the unit. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE

[WISPA] This thing still working?

2008-12-28 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
-- -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE Mikrotik On-Line Training

Re: [WISPA] Canopy NMS

2008-12-28 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Dude :) -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE Mikrotik On-Line Training

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo Disconnects was: tranzeo's web site?

2008-12-26 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Might be a difference of reading the RFCs. I.e. the RFCs are not clear enough as two people may be able to form their own interpretation too. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link

Re: [WISPA] Potential Dr.'s office asking about our network and HIPAA?

2008-12-23 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Create a tunnel back to your NOC. done! -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* *Office*: 314-735-0270 *Website*:

Re: [WISPA] wholesale bandwidth

2008-12-17 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I.e. you want bandwidth out of st. louis? -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* *Office*: 314-735-0270 *Website*:

Re: [WISPA] processor and computers, what's good these days? was -- Re: Article

2008-12-08 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I built some machines, AMD 5000+ Black Editions, 4 gig RAM, Vista, 500 gig SATAs, DVD drives, nice cases, HD 3500 512meg PCI-E Video Carts and DUAL DVI 22inch LCDs. So far, I don't wait for them! Was inexpensive for the box too. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+,

Re: [WISPA] NetFlix Streaming Bandwidth Information

2008-12-01 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Is there a central resource for this type of information? -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* *Office*: 314-735-0270 *Website*:

Re: [WISPA] NetFlix Streaming Bandwidth Information

2008-11-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Yes. I am up to 25 gig this month. Course me and my wife have been watching older TV shows over the weekend. ;) -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP

Re: [WISPA] NetFlix Streaming Bandwidth Information

2008-11-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
are condemned to reinvent it, poorly. --- Henry Spencer On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 9:56 AM, Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yes. I am up to 25 gig this month. Course me and my wife have been watching older TV shows over the weekend

Re: [WISPA] NetFlix Streaming Bandwidth Information

2008-11-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Simple as this... Even if you can supply this bandwidth.. 1. Avg Customer usage goes up. 2. Over subscription rate goes down. 3. Network costs go up to meet increased demand 4. Per Sub costs go up due to the higher usage 5. Profit per sub goes down. Increase back-end costs but no increase

Re: [WISPA] NetFlix Streaming Bandwidth Information

2008-11-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
The local Gas Co here has budget billing The bill changes ever 4 months. During the winter its low, and the summer its way high, why. Winter we use it to heat with, normally I would have 300-400 bills, for a few months, but the summer we only use it for cooking, so it would be 30-40 bucks!

Re: [WISPA] NetFlix Streaming Bandwidth Information

2008-11-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Yep. And I would agree there. I also think, WISPs, and even cable cos have the issue that the technology will limit their ability to take this increase rapidly. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] manufacturing CPE for customers

2008-11-12 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
By the time you are done, with antenna and such, it usually is not under 50 bucks. Not to mention the quality of the product. Thats always something to look at. We have uninstalled other types of radios, and replaced them with MT CPEs just cause they work! It costs more to go back and have

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik issues

2008-11-12 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I do prefer the 433AHs, however if you are only putting a single radio card on it, then the 411A vs 433 is wash. Same processor, same RAM as the 433. If you are not doing much with it, it should work fine. Going to multiple radios per board, 433AH, is the way to go though.

Re: [WISPA] How NOT to take down your new used tower!

2008-11-04 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
looked like fun! :) -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer WISPA Board Member - wispa.org http://www.wispa.org/ Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* *Office*: 314-735-0270 *Website*: http://www.linktechs.net

Re: [WISPA] MikroTik simple queues

2008-11-03 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Change the burst time to 60s/60s and you will be CLOSE to 30 second burst. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link

Re: [WISPA] New form of RSTP?

2008-10-31 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
There is RSTP in current revisions of MT. Is there a reason its not a routed backbone though? Failover etc works so much better. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270

Re: [WISPA] Equip Leasing

2008-10-29 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Please do not Advertise on the list! This is not permitted. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc

[WISPA] [Tranzeo] New Update - Tranzeo/Mtik disconnect issue Oct 10th, 2008

2008-10-22 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Just a FYI, I got this from Mikrotik.. I wanted to make sure I sent it out to everyone.. The tranzeo timestamp issues comes from tranzeo implementing a timestamp check that is not included in the 802.11 standard for ap to client communications. The timestamp check is included in the

Re: [WISPA] NOC

2008-10-22 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I like the lonely plants scattered about. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik RouterOS version 3.15 released!

2008-10-16 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Believe it is.. But its not just for Tranzeo though.. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo/Mtik disconnect issue...

2008-10-02 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I strongly urge everyone to send me off-list at [EMAIL PROTECTED], any suppouts videos, screen shots of this issue. I have an open case with MT. If you send it over, I will continue to gather information etc, and continue to work with MT on this issue. -- * Dennis

Re: [WISPA] Gotta love lighting....

2008-06-29 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Mark, We are NOT far at all, in House Springs, just south of St. Louis. Rolla is just about 1 1/2 hours from us! Give Jim a call on his cell at 314-565-6863. We are a MT distributor and can get you whatever you need! -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik

Re: [WISPA] Tiger Direct is Breaking the Law

2008-06-02 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
it is'ent like its hard to find other companies selling this. Amazon is selling it too, as well as compusa. .. The issue is that its not over powering the band? Assuming its a 500mw amp thats basically 27 db, so if they have a 7 dbi omni on it, thats 34 dbi, under the limit The only issue is

Re: [WISPA] Tiger Direct is Breaking the Law

2008-06-02 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Davis wrote: Let's not start the Certified 'Antenna Systems' thing again. Please! Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net wrote: it is'ent like its hard to find other companies selling this. Amazon is selling it too, as well as compusa. .. The issue is that its not over powering the band

Re: [WISPA] traffic reporting

2008-05-01 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Trends IWSS Does this, full reporting, plus gives you anti-virus and Anti-SPAM protection.. YOu an load that up on a server, or purchase their hardware box. -- Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant Link Technologies, Inc http://www.linktechs.net Travis

Re: [WISPA] Internet Outage / South Park episode

2008-04-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - Linktechs.net
Southpark Crude!!! NEVER!! ahahahhaa.. Mark Nash wrote: I watch South Park religiously... That said...if you watch the full episode... fair warning...part of this episode is extremely crude Mark Nash UnwiredWest 78 Centennial Loop Suite E Eugene, OR 97401 541-998-

Re: [WISPA] Future

2008-04-23 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
And what do you use to control that bandwidth? Chuck McCown wrote: We sell 10.2 Mbps burst service. And most of them actually get that speed. If they start streaming or downloading a large file, we throttle them down. Most are at 768. When the stream or download stops, they go back to wide

[WISPA] Interesting FCC Testimony

2008-04-23 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
http://lessig.org/blog/2008/04/testifying_fcc_stanford.html Interesting presentation. On Net Neutrality. WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] RB532 replacement...

2008-04-13 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Nope, if your vendors have them, thats all they are getting. Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant / Trainer www.linktechs.net WISP/ISP Support Solutions Home of the PoweRouter 732! Blair Davis wrote: I was told that while the 532 was EOL, the 532A would remain available for a

Re: [WISPA] RB532 replacement...

2008-04-13 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Good idea! :) Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant / Trainer www.linktechs.net WISP/ISP Support Solutions Home of the PoweRouter 732! Blair Davis wrote: 2 reasons I've made it a point to make all my tower equipment use the same power to eliminate the need to keep different

Re: [WISPA] RB532 replacement...

2008-04-13 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
This is a major issue and all you can do is plan for it. The stepdown from 48 to 24 or 18 is much less of a worry vs AC/DC - DC/AC conversion. The loss should be minimal, and transformers like this, should not fail often. They are simple devices and are relitivly cheap and replaceable. I

Re: [WISPA] uptime

2008-04-12 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I have a number of hotspot Mikrotiks up 200+ days.. I have seen some over 400 days too, usually we reboot them just to update software though. lol Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant / Trainer www.linktechs.net WISP/ISP Support Solutions Home of the PoweRouter 732! Eric Rogers

Re: [WISPA] Intel-based 4-port Fast Ethernet Card - StarOS

2008-03-17 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
MT does BGP and Bandwitdh shaping. Much simpler to use compaired to star, at least you get a graphic interface.N-Stream does the same thing. Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant www.linktechs.net George Rogato wrote: Ok What about Butch? Butch can maybe better define the

Re: [WISPA] Intel-based 4-port Fast Ethernet Card - StarOS

2008-03-17 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
was wondering about compatibilty with other third party BGP implementations used by upstreams using different platforms. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA

Re: [WISPA] RB333 enclosures

2008-03-08 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
You can also contact Jim Patient at Jeffco SOHO, at 314-565-6863 He has some great boxes. Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant www.linktechs.net Jenco Wireless wrote: Hi Mac. If the RB-333 is about the same size as the RB-600, I use the 14 x 12. It's a little tight - I vent

Re: [WISPA] Small generators - cheap or inexpensive?

2008-02-18 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
The LP or Natural Gas is the way to go. Normally, 100 lbs tanks are simple and cheap, here around 60 bucks delivered. It will run a generate for a good number of hours. A customer put in a 15k auto gen found it on e-bay delivered for 2500 bucks! Ran his NOC twice for 5-6 days each. Has a 250

Re: [WISPA] MT vs StarOS

2008-02-07 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
We did a 18 mile shot, dual n-stream with pre-release v3 dual pol antennas, and got 35meg with -70 or so. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Mac Dearman Sent: Thursday, February 07, 2008 5:09 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: Re:

Re: [WISPA] pppoe server, Redback capability of other solutions?

2008-02-07 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
We have tested 2600 PPPoE sessions with a PoweRouter 732. This with ONE core on only.. Plus, it includes 7 GigE interfaces. Rackmount etc.. Dennis -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of rabbtux rabbtux Sent: Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:22

Re: [WISPA] pppoe server, Redback capability of other solutions?

2008-02-07 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
This is an area that MT has shown considerable interest in as well as have several GOOD hardware products out there. The 1000 is going to be a contender. Not as expandable, but with the price vs performance, don't think you can go wrong. A non MT based product is the PoweRouter 732. There are

Re: [WISPA] Temporary Telescoping Mast

2008-02-01 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
We started to do this. Ended up stopping as everyone wanted to be that 30 foot higher, but when you built a 60 foot attached tower or 100 foot guyed, it got expensive and then they did'ent want it. Better purchase, bucket truck. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

Re: [WISPA] Test, Ignore

2008-01-09 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I was just setting up some mailing lists of my own! lol. I'm sure all will go well! Dennis Burgess Mikrotik Certified Consultant www.linktechs.net David E. Smith wrote: I'm in the middle of moving the WISPA mailing lists to a new (and bigger!) server, and want to be sure I haven't broken

Re: [WISPA] Akamai

2008-01-08 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
I have known several people to use these and some have seen bandwidth savings. MS updates is one of them. Something to note, is that as George says, it can go both ways. The key is to find out where people are going (YouTube) and ensuring that they will help accelerate that. George Rogato

RE: [WISPA] Rackmount Mikrotik

2007-10-03 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Thanks for the vote there.. I do have Enterprise-Grade 1U RackMount Mikoritks. www.mikrotikrouter.com Dennis -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Mike Hammett Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2007 7:53 AM To: WISPA General List; [EMAIL

RE: [WISPA] Wimax World , anyone going?

2007-09-24 Thread Dennis Burgess - LinkTechs.net
Yep. I will be there -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Gino Villarini Sent: Saturday, September 22, 2007 1:45 PM To: WISPA General List; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [WISPA] Wimax World , anyone going? Im going to Chicago