Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Dylan, So who was it that spoke at the conference in Milwaukee? Michael J. Copps Commissioner or Kevin J. Martin Chairman Regards, Dawn DiPietro Dylan Oliver wrote: The way Chairman Copps talked about it at a recent conference in Milwaukee, I got the idea the auction might be

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
:[EMAIL PROTECTED] *On Behalf Of *Steve Smith *Sent:* Wednesday, April 26, 2006 4:26 PM *To:* 'WISPA General List' *Subject:* [WISPA] Auction 66 http://wireless.fcc.gov/auctions/default.htm?job=auction_summaryid=66 http://wireless.fcc.gov/auctions/default.htm?job=auction_summaryid

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dylan Oliver
Dawn,Thanks, good catch. It was Commissioner Copps. His talk is reported well here: http://wistechnology.com/article.php?id=2835Best,-- Dylan Oliver Primaverity, LLC -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Dylan, Not a problem. Always glad to get things cleared up that way misinformation does not get passed on. I actually read that same article. Regards, Dawn DiPietro Dylan Oliver wrote: Dawn, Thanks, good catch. It was Commissioner Copps. His talk is reported well here:

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dylan Oliver
$848k for control of a 2x10 MHz chunk over a fairly large rural area for 15 years is not bad at all. If one's winning bid were $1 million and they received a 25% discount as a very small business for a total payment of $750k, that'd work out to just $50k/year. Of course you need to have to pay out

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Dylan Oliver
I disagree. Any and every WISP should be interested in offering mobile voice, data, and video as a complement to its fixed services. Subscribers *will* want it. Best,-- Dylan Oliver Primaverity, LLC -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

Re: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-28 Thread Jon Langeler
I'm going to be devil's advocate and take that further. There's a soon coming day when the 700MHz and EBS/RBS/WCS(2.3/2.5GHz) folks finally figure out what equipment and standard they want to go with(3G/UMTS or mobile WIMAX), then they're going nationwide, and fast. The underfunded WISPs will

[WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-26 Thread Steve Smith
http://wireless.fcc.gov/auctions/default.htm?job=auction_summaryid=66 Can anyone tell me anything about this auction? Steve Smith Chase 3000 Imperial, NE 69033 [EMAIL PROTECTED] 308 882-3000 -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

RE: [WISPA] Auction 66

2006-04-26 Thread Faisal Imtiaz
http://wireless.fcc.gov/auctions/default.htm?job=auction_factsheetid=66 Faisal ImtiazSnappyDSL.net From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Steve SmithSent: Wednesday, April 26, 2006 5:26 PMTo: 'WISPA General List'Subject: [WISPA] Auction 66 http