Re: [WISPA] salary

2006-12-15 Thread Tom DeReggi
Salaries are likely to vary by region. In the DC Metro area, you aren't going to find a CEO class person willing to work for $40K (as a non-equity / non-investor person). More like $100K +. If I could find one for significantly less, I'd have one :-( But this probably has more to do with

Re: [WISPA] Overage plan help

2006-12-15 Thread Butch Evans
On Thu, 14 Dec 2006, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: customer's location via speakeasy! grin Maybe I'll see if Butch can come up with something that will choke people back after 10 minutes of anything over say, 2 megs, then slow them down down down till they stop using the net for an

[WISPA] Ball State receives FCC approval to test and deploy WiMAX technology

2006-12-15 Thread Dawn DiPietro
Ball State receives FCC approval to test and deploy WiMAX technology By kpaul, Section BSU Posted on Sat Dec 09, 2006 at 11:46:47 AM EST By Anthony Romano MUNCIE, IN - The wireless world will be watching Ball State's Office of Wireless Research and Mapping (OWRM) closely as it becomes among

Re: [WISPA] salary

2006-12-15 Thread Peter R.
Check with your CPA on that. The IRS likes to see salary and other activities that represent that your company really is a company and not a tax shelter so that you avoid the sole proprietor tax schedule. (It's called piercing the veil -- if you don't have minutes and annual shareholder

[WISPA] anyone competing with ClearWire in their market?

2006-12-15 Thread rabbtux rabbtux
I was visiting Seattle, and spoke with one of their reps. Sounds like they bought up a bunch of university 2.5 2.6 G licenses inexpensively. Anyone have feedback on how well their wimax works in NLOS environments? Thanks - Marshall -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] Overage plan help

2006-12-15 Thread Mario Pommier
Marlon, You can make all your mail traffic go through Postini without being charged more, and you can still charge the customer the $1 fee for usage. And, yeah, people do like. Mario Marlon K. Schafer wrote: We don't put everyone on Postini. We charge those that want the filtering $1

Re: [WISPA] Overage plan help

2006-12-15 Thread John Scrivner
Can you explain this in more detail? I am not quite following you on this. Thanks, Scriv Mario Pommier wrote: Marlon, You can make all your mail traffic go through Postini without being charged more, and you can still charge the customer the $1 fee for usage. And, yeah, people do

RE: [WISPA] anyone competing with ClearWire in their market?

2006-12-15 Thread Gino A. Villarini
If they are using Nexnet gear... (which I think they are) , is not Wimax ... Gino A. Villarini [EMAIL PROTECTED] Aeronet Wireless Broadband Corp. tel 787.273.4143 fax 787.273.4145 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of rabbtux rabbtux Sent:

Re: [WISPA] anyone competing with ClearWire in their market?

2006-12-15 Thread John Scrivner
It is not WiMax but a similar proprietary fixed wireless platform which takes advantage of OFDM, higher power and exclusive use of bandwidth in 2.5 GHz. It was created before there was WiMax. I have never used the product but have heard others speak favorably of it. Scriv Gino A. Villarini

RE: [WISPA] anyone competing with ClearWire in their market?

2006-12-15 Thread Mike Bushard, Jr
Sure is NextNet, Both of us are in the same hut. The DC injectors say NextNet Wireless and so do the ODU's when I climb past them Mike Bushard, Jr Wisper Wireless Solutions, LLC 320-256-WISP (9477) 320-256-9478 Fax -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

[WISPA] Daytona, FL referral

2006-12-15 Thread Dylan Bouterse
I have a customer in Daytona, FL that needs better than DSL upload speeds and QOS if possible. If anybody on the list is covering that area please contact me offlist. Thank you. Dylan -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

Re: [WISPA] anyone competing with ClearWire in their market?

2006-12-15 Thread Mark Koskenmaki
I heard from a customer that they have issues with distance. One of his neighbors was attempting to use their service, but it wasn't working correctly, even though it was fully LOS. As best I can tell, they're more money around here, less bandwidth, and have trouble beyond 12 miles??? Then

RE: [WISPA] Welcome Imagestream - WISPA's Newest Vendor Member!

2006-12-15 Thread Charles Wu
Aren't the current WISP dues like $250 ish / year? (that really isn't that much) --- WiNOG Wireless Roadshows Coming to a City Near You http://www.winog.com -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Peter

Re: [WISPA] salary

2006-12-15 Thread Larry Yunker
- Original Message - From: Peter R. [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, December 15, 2006 8:34 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] salary Check with your CPA on that. The IRS likes to see salary and other activities that represent that your company really is

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Mark Koskenmaki
Basically, we can't get them to stay on the SR9, in a WAR board, because there's only 2 positions a pigtail will fit, and both are stressed due to the pigtail's attempting to revert to the pre-installed shape (curled up in a bag...). +++ neofast.net - fast internet

Re: [WISPA] Overage plan help

2006-12-15 Thread Frank Muto
Postini has what is called, non-account bouncing and it will allow those accounts not in the Postini data base to be passed through. Another benefit is that Postini will filter all non-accounts for viruses using two filtering engines, McAfee and Authentium. If McAfee finds an email clean, it

[WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Does anyone use, have thoughts about, or know where to get 25 pr outdoor cat5? I am curious if using it on a tower could save in future deployments. You'd have it punched in a block at the top and bottom and would only have run jumpers for new radios. Brian -- WISPA Wireless List:

Re: [WISPA] Welcome Imagestream - WISPA's Newest Vendor Member!

2006-12-15 Thread John Scrivner
Vendors pay $1000 per year and get to advertise directly to list members. We seem to have much better luck showing vendors the value of paid membership than the very people we serve most, namely the WISP operators. We are getting some new operators from time to time and we appreciate each and

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Blair Davis
I place my pigtails on a cookie sheet, stretched to the position I want them to be in, then bake them at about 175F for 30-45 min. Takes that shape memory right out of them. Mark Koskenmaki wrote: Basically, we can't get them to stay on the SR9, in a WAR board, because there's only 2

RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Charles Wu
I've got a roll of it I'll give you REAL cheap (it's been sitting in the warehouse for over a year now) -Charles --- WiNOG Wireless Roadshows Coming to a City Near You http://www.winog.com -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Mike Delp
We just deployed on two water towers, and ran 25 pair cables on both. We have 8 port patch panels (from Skywalker) and a total of 14 cables on one tower. We have deployed AP's and backhauls to almost fill up the boxes. It works great. Mike -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] salary

2006-12-15 Thread Frank Muto
http://money.cnn.com/2006/03/31/technology/google/index.htm Google leaders stick with $1 salary According to the search engine's latest proxy filing, Eric Schmidt, Larry Page and Sergey Brin each turned down a raise. By Paul R. La Monica, CNNMoney.com senior writer March 31, 2006: 4:38 PM EST

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Chad Halsted
do you have enough room to tape them dudes in place? works well for me. On 12/15/06, Blair Davis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I place my pigtails on a cookie sheet, stretched to the position I want them to be in, then bake them at about 175F for 30-45 min. Takes that shape memory right out of

RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Brad Belton
Yep, works nicely. We've run several hubs with 25pr CAT5 outdoor cable. Gobs and gobs of goo inside...have a few hand rags ready! I believe the cable brand is Mohawk. Good stuff. Best, Brad -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Brian

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread George Rogato
Short term solution , kinda costly though, is use jb weld while the piggy is plugged into the card on your work bench and the next day you will have a permanantly affixed pigtail on that card. Im pretty positive the piggy won't be coming loose. I did this to a couple of cm9's a year ago and

RE: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Rick Harnish
I have used hotglue to keep the connectors in place. I wish I could say it gets done everytime, but I don't think it does. It really isn't hard to get the glue off of the board if you need to switch a card. Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc. 260-827-2482 Founding

RE: RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread brian
Punch blocks, enclosures? What did you do for that? Brian Yep, works nicely. We've run several hubs with 25pr CAT5 outdoor cable. Gobs and gobs of goo inside...have a few hand rags ready! I believe the cable brand is Mohawk. Good stuff. Best, Brad -Original Message- From:

Re: RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Mark Nash - Lists
Yeah...66 blocks or 110? Charles, if Brian doesn't want your cable, I may be interested...give him dibs, though... ;) Mark Nash Network Engineer UnwiredOnline.Net 350 Holly Street Junction City, OR 97448 http://www.uwol.net 541-998- 541-998-5599 fax - Original Message - From:

RE: RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Brad Belton
Yep, standard 25pr 66 blocks mounted inside NEMA4 enclosures. Works well. I've attached a snapshot. Best, Brad -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, December 15, 2006 3:29 PM To: wireless@wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
What sources are you using to piece this kit together? Brian Mike Delp wrote: We just deployed on two water towers, and ran 25 pair cables on both. We have 8 port patch panels (from Skywalker) and a total of 14 cables on one tower. We have deployed AP's and backhauls to almost fill up the

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Sam Tetherow
Ditto on the hot glue. Sam Tetherow Sandhills Wireless Rick Harnish wrote: I have used hotglue to keep the connectors in place. I wish I could say it gets done everytime, but I don't think it does. It really isn't hard to get the glue off of the board if you need to switch a card.

Re: [WISPA] salary

2006-12-15 Thread Peter R.
Google is a C Corp, not an LLC or an S Corp. Big difference. Frank Muto wrote: http://money.cnn.com/2006/03/31/technology/google/index.htm Google leaders stick with $1 salary According to the search engine's latest proxy filing, Eric Schmidt, Larry Page and Sergey Brin each turned down a

Re: RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Mark Nash - Lists
Can't get the attachment on the list... Offlist, maybe? URL, maybe? Thanks! Mark Nash Network Engineer UnwiredOnline.Net 350 Holly Street Junction City, OR 97448 http://www.uwol.net 541-998- 541-998-5599 fax - Original Message - From: Brad Belton [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Need opinion

2006-12-15 Thread Chad Halsted
StarOS has the ability to run a VDS tunnel from any two StarOS V3 devices. That will enable you to run a 128 or 256 bit AES encrypted tunnel. If memory serves me correctly, Lonnie is able to get 15mbps or more out of that type of setup? If you're worried about interference, try x2 or x4

[WISPA] DAY FROM HELL!!!

2006-12-15 Thread Mark Nash - Lists
Wind storms came through last night. Power out at 6 sites this morning, various power companies. Started at 6 this morning...Put in 2 generators, purchased 8 marine batteries and patched them into my APC UPS units. 2 sites now still running on batteries, 2 on generators. Will be a late night I

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Erik Jansson
Hate those things, don't know why anyone uses them. I'm up here in the great white north (Canada) and we can on ocations see temps as low as -40. I try and avoid the ufl;s but when I have to use them we always glue them down to the board to prevent them from coming off, I don't trust them

RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread Brad Belton
How many feet do you have? Brad -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Charles Wu Sent: Friday, December 15, 2006 2:23 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: RE: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5 I've got a roll of it I'll give you REAL cheap (it's been

Re: [WISPA] salary

2006-12-15 Thread Travis Johnson
Google is a PUBLICLY TRADED C Corp... even a bigger difference. :) Travis Peter R. wrote: Google is a C Corp, not an LLC or an S Corp. Big difference. Frank Muto wrote: http://money.cnn.com/2006/03/31/technology/google/index.htm Google leaders stick with $1 salary According to the search

Re: [WISPA] Overage plan help

2006-12-15 Thread rabbtux rabbtux
How would one go about implementing Marlon's idea in MT? Just started using it and any tips are appreciated. - Marshall On 12/14/06, Butch Evans [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, 14 Dec 2006, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: customer's location via speakeasy! grin Maybe I'll see if

Re: [WISPA] Grrrr... pigtails

2006-12-15 Thread Travis Johnson
Hi, We use a standard hot glue gun... then you can get it back off if you have to, but it holds until then. :) Travis Microserv George Rogato wrote: Short term solution , kinda costly though, is use jb weld while the piggy is plugged into the card on your work bench and the next day you

Re: [WISPA] Overage plan help

2006-12-15 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
And how would I do that? Last I knew, Postini wanted to get paid too. grin Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my own wisp!

Re: [WISPA] 25 pr Outdoor cat5

2006-12-15 Thread John Scrivner
If you need 100 megabit Cat 5 performance then it is best to terminate on 110 blocks instead of 66 blocks. That is what I was always told in the past. I have no proof other than what others told me. Can anyone else confirm or deny? Scriv Brad Belton wrote: Yep, standard 25pr 66 blocks