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by Veteran
Sun Oct 07, 2007 6:43 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Wireless Hotspots
Replies: 94
Views: 21976

EXETEL COMMUNITY-ASSISTED NETWORK

Now this is interesting. Every business model needs an "edge" and Exetel and partners may have one. Exetel probably has more experts and tinkerers per square metre than any other ISP. (I'm here because Exetel's static IP addresses let me remote into my PCs from other locations, and I'm sure many cus...
by Veteran
Fri Oct 05, 2007 10:32 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Wireless Hotspots
Replies: 94
Views: 21976

Legals

On the question of carrier licences, one does not need to be a carrier, or have a license. One only needs to find a friendly existing carrier who will place a nominated carrier declaration over the network unit (for a small annual fee). We would still need to get the lawyers to define the network un...
by Veteran
Fri Oct 05, 2007 10:10 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Wireless Hotspots
Replies: 94
Views: 21976

Another Example

Several posts asked what happened to the wifi network in San Francisco. This article may have some answers. Don't bother reading it all, just the 7th, 6th and 5th last paragraphs. http://web20.telecomtv.com/pages/?newsid=41769&id=e9381817-0593-417a-8639-c4c53e2a2a10 It shows that a community effort ...