RE: [WISPA] Back to the hurricaine......A time to focus

2005-09-01 Thread Rick Smith
Amen! I'm thankful to be hearing from ya, Joe. Glad everyone's alright. God bless! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Joe Laura Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2005 1:15 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Back to the

RE: [WISPA] Back to the hurricane......A time to focus

2005-09-01 Thread Rick Harnish
Joe, Its great to hear you and your family are out of harm's way safely. You have been in my prayers and thoughts since before the Hurricane hit. I can't and won't pretend to imagine how devastating this storm has been to your community, business, home and friends. WISPA is committed to assist

RE: [WISPA] Back to the hurricane......A time to focus

2005-09-01 Thread JohnnyO
Joe call me - 1-800-774-0320 JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Rick Harnish Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2005 8:01 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' Subject: RE: [WISPA] Back to the hurricane..A time to focus

[WISPA] GOOGLE MAP: NCOWireless.com DONE.

2005-09-01 Thread Robert Kim Wireless Internet Advisor
guys... i tried adding address info.. and it makes the entry error out... so when you add your wisps.. at http://wifi-hotspot.wirelessinternetcoverage.com/inputpreview.html make sure you ONLY fill in 1) NAME 2) Description 3) URL (start with http://) 4) USE CURRENT GPS by the way.. i just

[WISPA] need WISPA to step up

2005-09-01 Thread Matt Liotta
I think at this point there is the support needed to provide help for the hurricane, but we need some organization. It seems to me this should be a WISPA lead effort. I think someone from the board should lead the effort or have the board designate a volunteer to lead the effort. We are ready

[WISPA] ATTENTION: WISPS and Local Companies in the Hurricane Region

2005-09-01 Thread Shayne Rose
ATTENTION: WISPS and Local Companies in the Hurricane Region Trango Broadband Wireless would like to assist in the relief efforts to re-establish connectivity in the disaster areas. If there are Trango WISPS and local companies engaged in the relief efforts to re-establish communication

RE: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread JohnnyO
Contact the guy from www.singingriverdsl.com he's serving that entire area already - no need to re-invent the wheel - use his infrastructure. JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jeff Mabry Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2005 1:09 PM

RE: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread JohnnyO
Jeff - are you doing this for profit or just on a volunteer basis ? JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Jeff Mabry Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2005 1:09 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread Matt Liotta
According to the guy I talked with their service is all down. -Matt JohnnyO wrote: Contact the guy from www.singingriverdsl.com he's serving that entire area already - no need to re-invent the wheel - use his infrastructure. JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread Matt Liotta
That sounds like something that could work. How can we get started? -Matt JohnnyO wrote: We lost our entire network on Dauphin Island www.lawisp.com but I have a Orthogon link from Mobile 22 miles south to the coast at the WLO antenna farm outside of Alabama Port / Coden in Alabama .

RE: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread JohnnyO
We lost our entire network on Dauphin Island www.lawisp.com but I have a Orthogon link from Mobile 22 miles south to the coast at the WLO antenna farm outside of Alabama Port / Coden in Alabama . The Mobile Side could be turned to another direction if needed - it'll do almost 30-40 miles to

RE: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread JohnnyO
Matt - I am willing to help - but I do not feel that they need what you are wanting to bring to them. They are in need of water / food / $$ - everyone is being forced to leave these areas FYI - in another week or so - it will be nothing but ghost towns for months until plans are in place to start

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread Matt Liotta
As a WISP we don't really have the ability to provide food or water. What we can provide is communications. I keep hearing people can't get in touch with their friends and family. Is there no need for communications support? If not, great, but if there is a need I for one would like to help.

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread John Scrivner
Someone needs to contact some companies with solar panels and marine batteries. This is the only way you are going to keep power to anything there for a long time I think. If there is additional vertical real estate required just let me know. I have a friend who is a board member in the NAB

RE: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread JohnnyO
We have power in Mobile and we also provide our own power on the coast site - Wind Generator (which may be gone) Solar panels (which may be gone) and a huge battery bank (with a fresh fluid cycle - fresh water to salt water) :) If the tower didn't collapse Im sure our gear is still hanging and

RE: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread Jeff Mabry
We are mobilizing to help those in dire straits. SlingShot is a subsidiary of EcoDigital Development Group (EDG) under TEAM EDG we have an environmental engineering and remediation firm, a property redevelopment company, and believe or not a RV rental company. We are working out the logistics

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Communication Support

2005-09-01 Thread Tim Wolfe
I have just filled out the form on the part 15.org website to give up my time and some radios(yes, I know it is part 15, but I really want to help). I have a few old Avaya ROR's laying around that would work really well for PtP links, and I can leave them there and forget about them if

[WISPA] Helping the Hurricane Victims

2005-09-01 Thread John Scrivner
Mac is working hard for these people right now. I am going to work with several people and send money when I can. There are evacuees staying in Mac's area right now and he is helping them with phone lines, Internet, food, shelters, etc. with his own money and time. I am not sending this message to