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
All, This auction is in no way shape or form target to any WISP. Being auctioned off is 1710-1755 and 2110-2155 MHz bands. http://wireless.fcc.gov/auctions/default.htm?job=auction_factsheetid=66 Regards, Dawn DiPietro -Original Message- *From:* [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[WISPA] Bush Renominates Martin as FCC Chairman

2006-04-28 Thread Dawn DiPietro
All, As quoted from the article; The Bell companies on Tuesday sent out a slew of press releases praising the renomination, but the competitive community remained silent. Martin’s commissioner colleagues also released statements applauding the announcement. Full story below;

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] Business Value

2006-04-28 Thread chris cooper
It's the big investors that will get it in the end. They will come with large bags of cash or paper, consolidate and either take the profits or flip it to someone else who will. Chris The big investors will probably never get it. But the medium sized folks surely will. Those that are

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] Business Value

2006-04-28 Thread George
chris cooper wrote: It's the big investors that will get it in the end. They will come with large bags of cash or paper, consolidate and either take the profits or flip it to someone else who will. Chris The big investors will probably never get it. But the medium sized folks surely will.

Re: [WISPA] Fw: USDA RUS loans/grants?

2006-04-28 Thread Rick Harnish
Here is the email I sent out to the [EMAIL PROTECTED] list. Anyone belonging to a state@wispa.org list should send a similar email out to those perspective lists. Obviously, you should change the contact for your appropriate state. Those can be found at

Re: [WISPA] Business Value

2006-04-28 Thread Dylan Oliver
The time is coming for WISPs to grow up to the point where they can not only participate in but lead the evolution of the industry through effective leverage of potentials like the AWS auction with proper capitalization. Consolidation: don't wait for it, do it! Best,-- Dylan OliverPrimaverity,

Re: [WISPA] Fw: USDA RUS loans/grants?

2006-04-28 Thread Dylan Oliver
Is there a centralized listing of all communities to be effected by Open Range? Best,-- Dylan OliverPrimaverity, LLC -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

Re: [WISPA] Business Value

2006-04-28 Thread Tom DeReggi
The people doing the session clearly must have been buyers looking for suckers, or individuals looking to make a killing on the resale themselves. Now if someone has a low volume, poor reliabilty wifi network, where the salary to manage it is more than the revenue, and the owner is looking for

[WISPA] Mikrotik Radius/PPPoE Radius

2006-04-28 Thread Jon Langeler
We're setting up MT PPPoE w/ Radius and while we're at it maybe hotspot auth. Recommended packaged solutions? Anyone tried Radius Manager 2.0.2 before? Anyone want to provide some consulting on this that's done it before? :-) Thanks Jon Langeler Michwave Tech. [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- WISPA

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

Re: [WISPA] Business Value OT Business Growth Rate

2006-04-28 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
It takes a bit to ramp up. The first 6 months are often pretty slow, after that it normally kicks up really quickly. Especially lately. We're seeing anywhere from 50 to 100% per year growth rates depending on market size, funding, network type etc. I'm not advertising because we can't cash

[WISPA] Coverage in Normal, IL?

2006-04-28 Thread Steve Carter
I have two commercial sites in Normal, IL looking for coverage. Please hit me off list. Thanks. Steve Carter AIRbaud Inc. [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.1.385 / Virus Database: 268.5.1/326 - Release Date:

[WISPA] Tranzeo SNMP OID's

2006-04-28 Thread Bob Knight
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 See http://forums.cacti.net/about12851.html and http://forums.cacti.net/about12438.html. See also http://asn1.elibel.tm.fr/cgi-bin/oid/display?oid=iso.2.840.10036.1submit=Displayaction=display for the iso section. iso.2.840.10036 appears to be a

[WISPA] USF filing issues

2006-04-28 Thread Ron Wallace
To All, Come-on you Guys, lets give Marlon some support here. For God Sake, he has a business to run as well as all of us. And puts in more time on FCC issues than any of us. And I paid my WISPA dues. Marlon, I support the filing that you prepared. You worked hard on it I know, and I agree with