[WISPA] Access US

2007-01-29 Thread Peter R.
Victor Mattison said Access US has a $4.3 million wireless Internet deal with the USDA. http://stlouis.bizjournals.com/stlouis/stories/2007/01/29/story13.html?t=printable http://radinfo.blogspot.com/2007/01/brick-network-acquired-by-access-us.html -- Regards, Peter Radizeski RAD-INFO, Inc.

[WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Anyone Mind if I send this out Dear Sirs, Please forgive the tone of this email, but you guys are killin' me. KILLING me I just read your latest proposal for the TV whitespaces. While I fully agree with much of what you've said (no personal portable devices, no auctions, TPC,

RE: [WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
Marlon, My opinion, but you should polish it considerably. Be more clear Marlon and concise, and totally eliminate the are-you-crazy tone. This letter is suitable if you are an individual, it is not suitable if being sent on behalf of WISPA. While impassioned, it really is not professional and

Re: [WISPA] Boeing Fails to Learn from WISPs

2007-01-29 Thread Mike Ireton
If you've ever been to Las Vegas, check out their monorail sometime and I think you'll see the same problem. AP'S and Amplifiers every 300' along the track, obviously the person(s) spec'ing it out, had no prior experience tis' a sad, sad story Mike- Marlon K. Schafer wrote: 200

RE: [WISPA] Boeing Fails to Learn from WISPs

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
Uses our hoppers, I'm happy to say. We had nothing to do with the sale, design or install though, so I can't speak to the architecture. We learned about the project later. Patrick -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Mike Ireton Sent: Monday,

RE: [WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
Bingo. Very nice edit Forbes with one exception: the white space does not refer to 700 MHz. Technically, it covers a range of more than 600 MHz sub 700 MHz, excluding a smattering of bands that will still be in use (not expected to be present in more than 120 markets) and a few other small

RE: [WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread Forbes Mercy
Ouch did I really say embarrassed instead of embraced I really should proof this thing better, a few hanging sentences and other grammar goofs. Oh well I did with what time I had so everyone else please don't suggest my need for English 101. Forbes Marlon, I kind of gutted your letter and

RE: [WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
Here is a good link for those who which to understand the issue more fully. The authors are as qualified as you get and professionally known (I don't know Andrew though) by a number of us here so we can vouch for them. http://www.newamerica.net/publications/policy/reclaiming_the_vast_wastel

[WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread Peter R.
January 16, 2007 ATT to offer $20 'naked' DSL service LESLIE CAULEY, USA TODAY Cheaper high-speed Internet service is coming. Within a few months, ATT is expected to start charging $19.95 a month for naked DSL, meaning you don't have to buy any other ATT service, including

[WISPA] Tranzeo 2.4

2007-01-29 Thread Don Annas
If anyone is running Tranzeo 2.4, I have about 4 of their 17db 90degree Horizontal sectors collecting dust. As well as a few of the 900MHz radios. It turns out the big city of Greensboro is not very RF friendly outside of the 5.3/5.8 range :-) _ Don Annas

Re: [WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread George Rogato
ATT is required to offer naked DSL for $19.95 in markets that are at least 80 percent upgraded for broadband. That describes many of ATT's biggest markets, says Kimmelman, who helped negotiate the settlement. Under the deal, ATT's cheap DSL products will clock in at 768 kilobits per second.

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo 2.4

2007-01-29 Thread Ross Cornett
what polarity contact me off line. [EMAIL PROTECTED] - Original Message - From: Don Annas [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, January 29, 2007 4:15 PM Subject: [WISPA] Tranzeo 2.4 If anyone is running Tranzeo 2.4, I have about 4 of their 17db 90degree Horizontal

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo 2.4

2007-01-29 Thread Ross Cornett
:] ok.. i didn't read all the way first... simple male issue... please contact me offline. - Original Message - From: Don Annas [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, January 29, 2007 4:15 PM Subject: [WISPA] Tranzeo 2.4 If anyone is running Tranzeo 2.4, I have

RE: [WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread Chadd Thompson
Almost makes you want to close the doors on the rural market and let the FCC/Gov fund/force ATT or whoever to provide service in these underserved areas. It is going to get to the point where we are only going to be able to compete in areas where DSL/Cable is not available. I am not sure about

Re: [WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread George Rogato
I know it's not the answer your looking for, but I am in a market served by cable and dsl all at just as fast rates and just about the same pricing or less. My advantage is the personalized service. When was the last time the owner of ATT went to the home of a customer and gave them support.

Re: [WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread Peter R.
Taxes, fees, and recovery surcharges are extra. Modem is free. Early term is extra. They didn't mention if you had to have a Cingular account. George Rogato wrote: ATT is required to offer naked DSL for $19.95 in markets that are at least 80 percent upgraded for broadband. That describes many

RE: [WISPA] Tranzeo 2.4

2007-01-29 Thread chris cooper
I am interested. Please hit me off list. If anyone is running Tranzeo 2.4, I have about 4 of their 17db 90degree Horizontal sectors collecting dust. As well as a few of the 900MHz radios. It turns out the big city of Greensboro is not very RF friendly outside of the 5.3/5.8 range :-)

Re: [WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread Jack Unger
Nice words from ATT but... I'm in Los Angeles County only 1/2 mile from the city/country line. ATT doesn't offer DSL here - apparently they don't think there are enough customers to justify the cost of upgrading their network. Will ATT be required to offer DSL here? It sounds like they will

Re: [WISPA] $20 'naked' DSL

2007-01-29 Thread Ross Cornett
I have not and will not be concerned about the phone company. We all should be streaming our businesses to have multiple revenue streams to adjust to the influx of customers coming and going from DSL and Cable. I don't know what it is like in your areas, but just because they are here doesn't

[WISPA] I'm gonna do the honors without permission -- WELCOME Marty Roadstar!

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
Dear WISPA members and friends (which includes many of you), I just learned some very good news -- Marty Dougherty, CEO and founder of Roadstar Internet (http://www.roadstarinternet.com/index.php), based in Loundon County, VA recently joined WISPA as a paid member WISP. This is great news and

RE: [WISPA] I'm gonna do the honors without permission -- WELCOME Marty Roadstar!

2007-01-29 Thread Rick Harnish
Welcome Marty, it will be an honor to meet you now that Patrick has laid such high expectations! :) Patrick, you just earned the job of official WISPA Welcome Wagon Liaison. Put that feather in your cap :) Respectfully, Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc.

[WISPA] dragonwave airpair IP

2007-01-29 Thread Travis Johnson
Hi, Can someone with a Dragonwave AirPair setup contact me offlist? I'm having a slight issue with the IP addressing of these units. Thanks, Travis Microserv -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

RE: [WISPA] I'm gonna do the honors without permission -- WELCOMEMarty Roadstar!

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
Beats putting that feature up my... -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Rick Harnish Sent: Monday, January 29, 2007 4:00 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: RE: [WISPA] I'm gonna do the honors without permission -- WELCOMEMarty Roadstar!

RE: [WISPA] I'm gonna do the honors without permission -- WELCOMEMarty Roadstar!

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
...nose ;) This footnote confirms that this email message has been scanned by PineApp Mail-SeCure for the presence of malicious code, vandals computer viruses.

[WISPA] Mikrotik issues with VLANs

2007-01-29 Thread Don Annas
Recently, we decided to run VLANs off of one of the Mikrotik routers to provide better port density. Basically routed vlans to a Cisco 2950 switch (one VLAN per AP). To our disappointment, we found that this scenario yielded packet loss even pinging between a hardwired radio and the Mikrotik. We

RE: [WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread CHUCK PROFITO
Man, I's can really read readen, but he a writen! Marlon, ya all wanted to mention Vasoline, but Mercy,he sliped it by with the K-Y! chuck -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 Sent: Monday, January 29, 2007 9:47

[WISPA] OT: Alaska poses unique challenges

2007-01-29 Thread Patrick Leary
. This is the story of the overly ambitious eagle who evidently found a deer head in the landfill. The bird, weighed down by the deer head, apparently failed to clear the transmission lines, she said. A repair crew found the eagle dead, the deer head nearby. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070129

Re: [WISPA] OT: Alaska poses unique challenges

2007-01-29 Thread W.D.McKinney
/20070129/ap_on_fe_st/eagle_power_outage Patrick Leary AVP WISP Markets Alvarion, Inc. o: 650.314.2628 c: 760.580.0080 Vonage: 650.641.1243 [EMAIL PROTECTED] This footnote

Re: [WISPA] Service Offerings - Competing

2007-01-29 Thread Sam Tetherow
I'm sure much of this will already have been covered (been out for a couple of days). But since it was addressed to me Don't know the details of the truck driver story, but if it wasn't his responsibility all he needs to do is leave the truck blocking the loading dock and walk into the