Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-28 Thread RickG
]] On Behalf Of George Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:25 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs? George wrote: Service is #1 after a person gets on to broadband. Service is our edge. George I just left a new installs house. While there his speed test results were

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-28 Thread Tony Weasler
It looks like I'm about 75ms rtt away from you and at ~1mbps... not bad for a jaunt through WCG's network which adds about 70ms to the trip. My local outgoing connection was 100mbps to AS4323. - Tony On 10/27/2005 5:08 PM, George created: my test site: http://www.oregonfast.net/speedtest/

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Brian Rohrbacher wrote: http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/68920 DoD Buying Sprint's iDEN Network Rumored deal could be huge for cable industry Posted 2005-10-27 13:10:42 User Comcast_Loke sends in this PCS Intel Blog story that indicates the Department of Defense will be buying

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Didn't you know? EVERYTHING that happens is bad for ISPs. I've been told that every time I turn around since '97 when I opened the doors. And yet our wireless base has DOUBLED in less than 24 months with NO advertising (we can't handle the growth already). Oh well, I guess if it really

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
The thought of the big boys with 700MHz Wi Max saddens me. :( Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: Didn't you know? EVERYTHING that happens is bad for ISPs. I've been told that every time I turn around since '97 when I opened the doors. And yet our wireless base has DOUBLED in less than

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread George
Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: And yet our wireless base has DOUBLED in less than 24 months with NO advertising (we can't handle the growth already). Funny thing. I don't advertise any more either. I get all my customers from referrals. Some that we pay comish on and others not. I

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread George
Me too, but aside from giving up market pace we can still do a pretty good job gaining customers. I am competing in a Qwest DSL market and Charter Broadband, and we are continously turning on new subs, ever day. Some come from those guys, and they are the sweetest of all. Service is #1

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 12:36 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs? Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: And yet our wireless base has DOUBLED in less than 24 months with NO advertising (we can't handle the growth already). Funny thing. I don't

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
www.odessaoffice.com/marlon/cam - Original Message - From: George [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 12:39 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs? Me too, but aside from giving up market pace we can still do a pretty good job

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread George
George wrote: Service is #1 after a person gets on to broadband. Service is our edge. George I just left a new installs house. While there his speed test results were saying 3,400 to 4,300k. I told the guy, look it's smokin, nobody goes this fast He said, yeah man, thats why I got yours,

RE: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread danlist
What test site? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:25 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs? George wrote: Service is #1 after a person gets

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread George
my test site: http://www.oregonfast.net/speedtest/ George danlist wrote: What test site? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:25 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Will this bother

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Mac Dearman
danlist wrote: What test site? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:25 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs? George wrote: Service is #1 after a person gets

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread A. Huppenthal
George wrote: my test site: http://www.oregonfast.net/speedtest/ George danlist wrote: What test site? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:25 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread George
George wrote: my test site: http://www.oregonfast.net/speedtest/ George danlist wrote: What test site? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2005 5:25 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread John Scrivner
I only pay for yellow page ads right now. I have all the business I can fund right now. I wish I could fund more growth. Scriv George wrote: Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: And yet our wireless base has DOUBLED in less than 24 months with NO advertising (we can't handle the

Re: [WISPA] Will this bother WISPs?

2005-10-27 Thread Butch Evans
On Thu, 27 Oct 2005, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: Why? It won't be that much better for them than they have it now. 700 mhz already went to auciton, they already have it. And almost no one (yet again) is doing jack with it. And there's no product that's even remotely cost effective.