Re: [WISPA] License Wireless Link. Microwave Networks

2007-03-09 Thread Tim Wolfe
Try First Avenue Networks (Now Fiber Tower). They are really FAST at getting you a PtP license!, sometime just 48hrs. http://www.fibertower.com/ Javier Arigita wrote: I am looking for a high capacity link in license bands. I am having a look at Microwave Networks

[WISPA] FW: [Wisp] Calling all Canadian Wisps

2007-03-09 Thread Rick Harnish
http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/canada Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc. 260-827-2482 Founding Member of WISPA -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Carl A jeptha Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 8:17 AM To:

Re: [WISPA] License Wireless Link. Microwave Networks

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Sorry, cc'd a great contact for you this time. Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my own wisp! [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] License Wireless Link. Microwave Networks

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Charlie's email bounced. We'll try these two. Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my own wisp! [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Yes, it is good. So good that they were able to let loose with a reserve of an additional 4 million shares, with all shares entering the market at the high end of their anticipated offer price range. Remember, they also received $900M last year in what was the largest venture deal in the U.S. to

[WISPA] ATT Hotspots

2007-03-09 Thread Peter R.
An interesting stat: *The firm said its total hotspots now number 48,000 in 79 countries, including nearly 15,000 hot spots in the US.* ATT reported Thursday that it has added 13,000 Wi-Fi hotspots, accessible by its ATT Remote Access customers, at locations including airports, hotels, and

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Here are some further details. http://biz.yahoo.com/bizwk/070309/mar2007pi20070308789499.html?.v=1 One of the problems with this though is that his network is not WiMAX, no even upgradeable to WiMAX. The NextNet gear used here is entirely proprietary and has poorer functionality and performance

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread George Rogato
Funny, I was just checking out the news according to Yahoo Financial for ticker ALVR to see whats going on. You guys at Alvarion are tearing up the overseas WiMax markets. George Patrick Leary wrote: Here are some further details.

[WISPA] FCC committee changes

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Hi All, It turns out that our FCC committee list was open to all that wanted to get on it. So we'll leave the FCC list as is and mainly use it for info that's ok for public consumption but more detailed than the average guy will want to keep track of. In the mean time, I need to rebuild

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Too bad some many customers say that the service sucks. I have a customer that moved. Loved our wireless so much she went with another wireless provider in the new local. Clearwire. I'm told there was no comparison. Oh well, with so much money to play with Wonder if they'll ever

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Can't comment on the stock price, other than to joke that it has been on sale all through last year :) We are doing our best. 2007 should be a respectable year for us in North America as well. In terms of WiMAX, the latest data from Maravedis Research shows that 65% of all WiMAX network being

[WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Hi All, With all the uproar I'm reading about the computing disaster known as Vista I wonder about setting up Linux machines for folks. Especially those that just want to do email and surf the net. I thought I'd set something up here and let the kids use it. I'm NO linix guy so I need

RE: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread JohnnyO
Ubuntu there are multiple versions - some for professionals / office - some for kids - etc. You'll fall in love with it ! JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 11:47 AM

RE: [WISPA] ATT Hotspots

2007-03-09 Thread JohnnyO
What is CALEA ? /me laughs JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Cliff Leboeuf Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 11:38 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA General List Subject: RE: [WISPA] ATT Hotspots And I'm sure all of these are CALEA

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Google is not losing money. It is profitable and has been for sometime. In just the past four quarters, in fact, it reported upside surprises in terms of EPS in each quarter. It also has a war chest of billions. In 2006 it generated about $10.6 billion in revenues...all with under 11,000 full time

Re: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread Sam Tetherow
Ubuntu is the hot distro currently (and has been for some time). The default gnome install is good for most casual users. You may also want to check out Mandriva, linspire or xandros for windows converts. The only issues I have run into with a modern linux desktop is the spotty flash

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
..as for Vonage, it's investors have been fleeing in droves ever since the IPO, driving down the per share price from the high of about $17 to about $4.20 so far today (on the heels of the patent suit loss to Verizon). Yes, every share sold is also a share bought, but the company's violent share

Re: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread Butch Evans
On Fri, 9 Mar 2007, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: With all the uproar I'm reading about the computing disaster known as Vista I wonder about setting up Linux machines for folks. Especially those that just want to do email and surf the net. Probably (as mentioned) Ubuntu is a good

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
I guess when I said that I phrased it wrong. I still don't get Google's product model. What do they have that makes anyone else any money? Also, when I think of a company making money I want to know what the income is WITHOUT the investor monies. I'd be making tons of money if I got to

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
LOL Naw, I live in the real world. I try too hard to keep things simple sometimes though. My wife works for an accountant and when she puts a check to us in the books as an expense my eyes glaze over. Or when the bank tells me I'm not making any money cause there wasn't enough left over

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
? Marlon, income is never recorded with investor monies except to the extent corporate investments generate returns (or losses) that must be recorded. Google makes nearly everyone money, including you and me, explained in the simplest terms to be by creating amazing efficiencies that were not

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread George Rogato
Marlon is missing the advertizing dollars. Eve I am getting money from google through their adsense. Not a lot, but it's a check. George Patrick Leary wrote: ? Marlon, income is never recorded with investor monies except to the extent corporate investments generate returns (or losses)

Re: [WISPA] License Wireless Link. Microwave Networks

2007-03-09 Thread Javier Arigita López
Thank you very much for the contacts Marlon. I will get in touch with them El 09/03/2007, a las 17:39, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 escribió: Charlie's email bounced. We'll try these two. Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Yeah, that's the part I don't get. Who's buying things from those that pay into adsence? I never have and don't know anyone that has! Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Friend, you live in your real world, which may or may not resemble everyone else's experiences, including WISPs. But regardless, you are making and publicizing financial judgments about other companies that are simply incorrect. Whether or not a public company makes or loses money is not an

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread George Rogato
I understand how you wouldn't be familiar with web sites and e commerce. If you want to be at the top of a search result, you pay. At the very top #1 you pay the most and as you go down the list you pay less. I believe it's also done on a bid ask type auction type system , or so I've been

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Point well taken. Marlon --- slinks back into the wireless underground where he's more up to speed. (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Btw, what's the best time of year in Odessa? I think I should go up there to escape and cave it with you for a weekend. Patrick -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 10:50 AM To:

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread George Rogato
Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: Point well taken. Marlon --- slinks back into the wireless underground where he's more up to speed. And underfunded I have a sub who does signs and printing etc with his computerized stuff. Kids only about 25, he made a skin for the Wii that got

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Forbes Mercy
When did ClearWire do an IPO? They were private from the beginning then they were about to do an IPO and Intel and Motorola bailed them out with the cash they needed. If they went public it's news to me. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc

play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Dude! I'd LOVE that. It really depends on what you want to do. If you like dirtbikes we've got a weekend with about 2000 bikes in town. Sat. is a family off road poker run. Sunday is one of, if not the, hardest dirt bike races in the state. 100 miles. That's in April. If you want to to

(Horribly OT) Google AdSense (was: Re: [WISPA] news)

2007-03-09 Thread David E. Smith
George Rogato wrote: If you want to be at the top of a search result, you pay. At the very top #1 you pay the most and as you go down the list you pay less. I believe it's also done on a bid ask type auction type system , or so I've been told. For the sake of clarity, Google's search results

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread W.D.McKinney
Not far enough north Patrick :-) Try Kenai, Alaska around July 19th. We can sit in lounge chairs overlooking the Kenai River, eat fresh Red Salmon, and relax. -Dee Alaska Wireless Systems 1(907)240-2183 Cell 1(907)349-2226 Fax 1(907)349-4308 Office www.akwireless.net - Original Message

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
I just might find an excuse to take you up on that Dee. Patrick Leary AVP WISP Markets Alvarion, Inc. o: 650.314.2628 c: 760.580.0080 Vonage: 650.641.1243 [EMAIL PROTECTED] -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of W.D.McKinney Sent: Friday, March

RE: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
How do ride a dirt bike with that sketchy back of yours? I think I'm more the speed of hangin' with a knockwurst, beer and a fishin' pole. When is the fest? I do remember that Steve came up for that. Patrick Leary AVP WISP Markets Alvarion, Inc. o: 650.314.2628 c: 760.580.0080 Vonage:

RE: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Jeff Broadwick
I've seen the standings...one could walk the course faster than Marlon rides! :-) I give him credit for running it though! Jeff -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Patrick Leary Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 2:37 PM To: WISPA General List

Re: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Mark Nash
Marlon, I hear the snipe get running about that same time. 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: Patrick Leary [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List

[WISPA] San Fran Wi-Fi by start-up

2007-03-09 Thread Peter R.
http://news.com.com/2061-10812_3-6164554.html -- Regards, Peter Radizeski RAD-INFO, Inc. - NSP Strategist We Help ISPs Connect Communicate 813.963.5884 http://www.marketingIDEAguy.com -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Jack Unger
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/17536082/ Forbes Mercy wrote: When did ClearWire do an IPO? They were private from the beginning then they were about to do an IPO and Intel and Motorola bailed them out with the cash they needed. If they went public it's news to me. Forbes Mercy President -

RE: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Nice try. The last thing I'd be called is naïve. :) Patrick -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Mark Nash Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 11:39 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news Marlon, I hear the snipe get

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread George Rogato
Wednesday was the day according to: http://biz.yahoo.com/ap/070308/clearwire_ipo.html?.v=13 Craig McCaw's latest venture landed with a thud on Wall Street Thursday after critics said his underwriters sold too many shares at too high a price. Clearwire Corp., a wireless Internet service

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread wispa
I filed a comment on TV Whitespace today... I had to think about it for a long time, first. Here's my comments, probably not in good format, due to the webmail interface. == In this proceeding, the FCC is proposing to allow unlicensed use of TV Whitespace. The stated

[WISPA] Ooops, TV Whitespace filing subject change

2007-03-09 Thread wispa
On Fri, 9 Mar 2007 13:35:07 -0700, wispa wrote I filed a comment on TV Whitespace today... I had to think about it for a long time, first. Here's my comments, probably not in good format, due to the webmail interface. == In this proceeding, the FCC is proposing to

RE: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Cliff Leboeuf
Well you can also visit any time here in South Louisiana where when visiting you can get eatin' up by mosquitoes whist sucking on crawfish heads, eatin' hog crackling and boudin dripping in sweat at 90 deg and 100% humidity. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

Re: [WISPA] San Fran Wi-Fi by start-up

2007-03-09 Thread Tom DeReggi
Not even sure where to start on that one I'm sure Google has nothing to do with it, based on them being a Angel investor, Right ? Sure Meraki's network will serve 15,000 people, right? Pop up a few Omnis, and bam you serve 15000 people. Only thing you need is a $50 router, Right? (Yeah

RE: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Patrick Leary
Spent many a night all over those parts. Not just the requisite Mardi Gras stuff, but in my former life spent many nights in places like Lake Charles (built the fiber plant for some of those Vista Chemical plants). Sadly, the town is overrun (maybe things are different) with old chemical plants

Re: [WISPA] Justice Department Takes Aim at Image-Sharing Sites

2007-03-09 Thread Sam Tetherow
Wouldn't this be the equivalent of requiring all store owners to install surveillance cameras and retain the tapes for 2 years just in case law enforcement might need the footage for a conviction of some crime that may happen in the future? Sam Tetherow Sandhills Wireless Jack Unger

Re: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Sam Tetherow
Or you could show up in the summer when it is REALLY miserable. Sam Tetherow Sandhills Wireless Cliff Leboeuf wrote: Well you can also visit any time here in South Louisiana where when visiting you can get eatin' up by mosquitoes whist sucking on crawfish heads, eatin' hog crackling

RE: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread CHUCK PROFITO
Ya'all talking about Hymel's Seafood and Lounge on the levee road out side of D'ville, A few miles from the Sunshine bridge? Was there in October, damn it was better than I remembered! Chuck Profito 209-988-7388 CV-ACCESS, INC [EMAIL PROTECTED] Providing High Speed Broadband to Rural Central

Re: play time was..Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Third weekend in September. Things get started on the 13th this year. As for the dirtbike thing. I honestly don't know. Step off a curb wrong and I'm messed up for days. I rode that 100 mile race last year and was only lightly sore for a couple of days. It's a wonderful thing! grin

Re: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread Carl A jeptha
And you do know Ubuntu is from The Republic of South Africa right??? You have a Good Day now, Carl A Jeptha http://www.airnet.ca Office Phone: 905 349-2084 Office Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm skype cajeptha Butch Evans wrote: On Fri, 9 Mar 2007, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: With

Re: [WISPA] Ooops, TV Whitespace filing subject change

2007-03-09 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Looks reasonable. Good job Mark. Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my own wisp! [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.odessaoffice.com/wireless

Re: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread W.D.McKinney
Alaska Wireless Systems 1(907)240-2183 Cell 1(907)349-2226 Fax 1(907)349-4308 Office www.akwireless.net - Original Message - From: Carl A jeptha [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Fri, 09 Mar 2007 16:34:32 -0900 Subject: Re: [WISPA] ot, linux

Re: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread George Rogato
I think Carl is from South Africa originally. :) W.D.McKinney wrote: Alaska Wireless Systems 1(907)240-2183 Cell 1(907)349-2226 Fax 1(907)349-4308 Office www.akwireless.net - Original Message - From: Carl A jeptha [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [mailto:[EMAIL

Re: [WISPA] Justice Department Takes Aim at Image-Sharing Sites

2007-03-09 Thread wispa
On Fri, 09 Mar 2007 17:41:29 -0600, Sam Tetherow wrote Wouldn't this be the equivalent of requiring all store owners to install surveillance cameras and retain the tapes for 2 years just in case law enforcement might need the footage for a conviction of some crime that may happen in the

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread RickG
What does Clearwire use for equipment? On 3/9/07, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Too bad some many customers say that the service sucks. I have a customer that moved. Loved our wireless so much she went with another wireless provider in the new local. Clearwire.

Re: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread W.D.McKinney
NextNet 2.5GHz MMDS up here. Alaska Wireless Systems 1(907)240-2183 Cell 1(907)349-2226 Fax 1(907)349-4308 Office www.akwireless.net - Original Message - From: RickG [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Fri, 09 Mar 2007 21:20:51 -0900

Re: [WISPA] ot, linux for home users

2007-03-09 Thread Butch Evans
On Fri, 9 Mar 2007, Carl A jeptha wrote: And you do know Ubuntu is from The Republic of South Africa right??? My understanding is that's why it's better! :-) -- Butch Evans Network Engineering and Security Consulting 573-276-2879 http://www.butchevans.com/ My calendar:

Re: [WISPA] Justice Department Takes Aim at Image-Sharing Sites

2007-03-09 Thread Jack Unger
http://www.online-literature.com/orwell/1984/3/ Sam Tetherow wrote: Wouldn't this be the equivalent of requiring all store owners to install surveillance cameras and retain the tapes for 2 years just in case law enforcement might need the footage for a conviction of some crime that may