Matt,

What hardware are you using?

Dan Metcalf
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf
> Of Matt Liotta
> Sent: Friday, April 07, 2006 2:40 PM
> To: WISPA General List
> Subject: Re: [WISPA] DSL vs. Wireless Broadband
> 
> Travis Johnson wrote:
> 
> > 20 years ago before the "fiber" and MCI was using links, they cost
> > more than $150k. Even our local cell phone provider has point to point
> > links that are over $100k today.
> >
> That's nice, but they don't have to cost that much. I know one of the
> local metro counties here is using 7Ghz licensed for trunking their 911
> operations and each link cost under $50k. I am not privy to the uptime
> of these links, but I am guessing that they must be pretty reliable if
> they are used for 911 by a government entity.
> 
> > I've been doing this for almost 10 years.... I have THOUSANDS of
> > wireless customers. How many customers do you have? The total number
> > of failures is relative to the number of CPE.
> >
> I don't really see how we can compare our businesses as we don't really
> do much multipoint. A customer that just buys a T1 replacement for a
> single location is the exception in our business. Most of our customers
> are buying a lot more bandwidth and/or have many locations. For example,
> one of our CLEC customers just placed an order for 14 new 3Mbps links.
> You think a CLEC is going to use us for last mile if we can't provide
> them with a 99.99%/50ms SLA?
> 
> > And if you are using CPE that is more than $150, maybe you should be
> > looking at Trango. :)
> >
> We evaluated Trango and even used them in a the field for a while. We
> don't use Trango anymore.
> 
> -Matt
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