Re: [WISPA] Adzilla Revenue Streams

2006-03-14 Thread Matt Liotta
Tom DeReggi wrote: You dont use Sun Boxes! You use Linux based P4-3Ghz Rackmount PCs, they cost us about $700, and never had one give us a bit of trouble in 5 years. Could probably do it in a set top box type unit for under $350. While I haven't seen their software, the traditional reason

Re: [WISPA] Adzilla Revenue Streams

2006-03-14 Thread Matt Liotta
Tom DeReggi wrote: Well thats the question. Does it have to be that way. I don't see the need to have all the traffic flow through it. I see it sitting in parallel, and just certain type of traffic gets redirected to the cache appliance server that adds the marketing data. You aren't

Re: [WISPA] Water Tower Colocation

2006-03-14 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
They were told $1500 here. That's CELL phone company use though. Not wisp. I took an antenna to a city council meeting and showed them what little space I'd be using. I also compared revenue streams between cell phone companies and wisps. Then I told them that I wanted to service the

Re: [WISPA] Water Tower Colocation

2006-03-14 Thread Jason Hensley
That does help Marlon, and that's basically the approach I've been taking with them. There are, of course, other complications, but I won't go into here. I again appreciate everyone's response. - Original Message - From: Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 [EMAIL PROTECTED] To:

Re: [WISPA] Adzilla Revenue Streams

2006-03-14 Thread Tom DeReggi
Matt, Yes, that may likely be the case. I do not challenge the idea to use SUN boxes for high volume players. However, for low volume players, its just not needed. Our x86 based systems have been tested beyond 100mbps, with many virtual managed firewall rules inline, with no sweat. It also

Re: [WISPA] Adzilla Revenue Streams

2006-03-14 Thread Peter R.
Tom, Is it just me or are many of your posts written in outrage or disbelief? You have the right to discuss how the model should work for WISPs, but I think that you need to understand that the model needs to work 2 ways - for the vendor and the WISP - whether VOIP or advertising. The

[WISPA] FW: [TVWHITESPACE] USA Today article on TV white space

2006-03-14 Thread Rick Harnish
This just out on TV Whitespaces. We should thank Marlon Shafer and John Scrivner for their persistent cooperation with leaders of various industries to keep pushing this forward. Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc. 260-827-2482 Office 260-307-4000 Cell

[WISPA] FW: [TVWHITESPACE] This morning's senate hearing on the TV white spaces and the growing political importance of 802.22...

2006-03-14 Thread Rick Harnish
More FYI. Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc. 260-827-2482 Office 260-307-4000 Cell 260-918-4340 VoIP www.oibw.net [EMAIL PROTECTED] -Original Message- From: FCC NPRM for UHF TV Band Unlicensed Use On Behalf Of Jim Snider Sent: Tuesday, March 14, 2006

RE: [WISPA] FW: [TVWHITESPACE] This morning's senate hearing on the TV white spaces and the growing political importance of 802.22...

2006-03-14 Thread Brian Webster
Here is an idea to combat the interference worries. Why don't we suggest the use of the methods just approved for the 5.4 GHzbandfor avoiding the Radar operations. If this system is good enough to protect the federal government systems it should be good enough for all those people who still

[WISPA] Digital Realty Trust Facilities Offer Rooftop Space

2006-03-14 Thread Peter R.
Digital Realty Trust Facilities Offer Rooftop Space in Strategic Locations for Wireless and Satellite Installations the leading owner and manager of corporate data centers and Internet gateways, today announced four recent lease agreements with tenants that have taken rooftop

Re: [WISPA] Adzilla Revenue Streams

2006-03-14 Thread Tom DeReggi
Peter, No need to respond to most of your post, as your points were fair and made sense to me. However a couple comments. if you have ever tried to hire sales people you know that it is challenging I have, and failed miserably. I recognize its not easy. However, my weakness shouldn't

RE: [WISPA] Adzilla Revenue Streams -- Amen

2006-03-14 Thread Brian Webster
Amen Brother Tom! We'll get you to stand up with brother Matt Larsen at the next tent revival. You had me in stitches on the floor about being the one to be every other persons risk taker, been there done that. Keep your course, it does get better. Just take a couple of nights and knock off

[WISPA] Little Guy and Marketing

2006-03-14 Thread Peter R.
Tom, I hope you feel better. I just want to add some insight on a few points And that by being a small provider I am in some way inadequate or less desirable to do business with than the next guy. And that as a Small guy I am a liabilty, not an asset. It doesn't matter what side of

Re: [WISPA] Little Guy and Marketing

2006-03-14 Thread Tom DeReggi
Peter, Very helpful. Thanks for taking the time. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Peter R. [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Wednesday, March 15, 2006 12:24 AM Subject: [WISPA] Little