Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-13 Thread St. Louis Broadband
- From: St. Louis Broadband li...@stlbroadband.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2009 1:45 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions The Senate bill asks for advanced broadband to be 100mbps. AND only fiber, Powerline

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-13 Thread St. Louis Broadband
Tom, not sure where that information is coming from. I have read Title VI - Broadband Communications. This is the current text that has just been passed by the House. Is it buried some where other than that or the RUS portion? Thanks, Victoria On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 1:10 AM, Tom DeReggi

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-13 Thread Tom DeReggi
...@stlbroadband.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, February 13, 2009 2:29 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions Tom, not sure where that information is coming from. I have read Title VI - Broadband Communications. This is the current text

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-13 Thread St. Louis Broadband
General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, February 13, 2009 2:29 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions Tom, not sure where that information is coming from. I have read Title VI - Broadband Communications. This is the current text that has just been passed

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread Tom DeReggi
I do not understand why this is going under the NTIA umbrella rather than RUS. Any ideas on that? Yes. They didn't want Rural advocates to take all the money. Plus, RBOC want all the money for next generation fiber to the home, in more profitable areas to serve than rural. Also, its a

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
On the up side, we already deliver advanced broadband out here. And NONE of the cell phone companies do. Heck, I only know of one town that has DSL of 2 megs up. marlon - Original Message - From: St. Louis Broadband li...@stlbroadband.com To: wireless@wispa.org Sent: Tuesday, February

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread St. Louis Broadband
The Senate bill asks for advanced broadband to be 100mbps. AND only fiber, Powerline, and PtMP is eligible, PTP wireless is not eligible under the amended Sentate bill That is crazy. What is crazier is the other technologies they are suggesting...Powerline and PtMP and 100 megs...humm. On

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread Tom DeReggi
Broadband - Original Message - From: St. Louis Broadband li...@stlbroadband.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2009 1:45 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions The Senate bill asks for advanced broadband

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread reader
: Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:29 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions Its what happens when polititions make technical decissions on soemthing they no nothing about. Most legislators don't realize the implications of the text that was written. But the lobby group

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread Scottie Arnett
Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2009 10:29 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions Its what happens when polititions make technical decissions on soemthing they no nothing about. Most legislators don't realize the implications of the text that was written. But the lobby

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-12 Thread Jack Unger
correction (?) inline Scottie Arnett wrote: For once I have to agree with Muddy here, they have no clue on what they are deciding on! I am NOT against the whole gov't intervention thing, but these people in the house and senate are completely lost! ALL they now is what the Lobbiest are

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-10 Thread Jack Unger
So it looks like the definitions of Basic broadband service and Advanced broadband service are interchanged. Good catch!! St. Louis Broadband wrote: I don't know if this will be revised before it is voted on, but it appears that it needs to be corrected: In Title VI - BROADBAND COMMUNICATIONS

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-10 Thread eje
Unger jun...@ask-wi.com Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2009 17:00:21 To: WISPA General Listwireless@wispa.org Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions So it looks like the definitions of Basic broadband service and Advanced broadband service are interchanged. Good catch!! St. Louis

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-10 Thread St. Louis Broadband
is supposed to be at least in the excerpt. /Eje Sent via BlackBerry from T-Mobile -Original Message- From: Jack Unger jun...@ask-wi.com Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2009 17:00:21 To: WISPA General Listwireless@wispa.org Subject: Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions So it looks

Re: [WISPA] New Stimulus bill Broadband Definitions

2009-02-10 Thread Tom DeReggi
That text is wrong, it is from the old House bill. The Senate bill asks for advanced broadband to be 100mbps. AND only fiber, Powerline, and PtMP is eligible, PTP wireless is not eligible under the amended Sentate bill. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband