Wireless Mesh Network Meetup

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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wireless_mesh_network Wireless mesh networks] are growing in popularity, thanks in part to improved hardware and open-source solutions that are now available.  In the US, broadband stimulus funding has recently given a boost to municipal and community wireless networks, including mesh networks.
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wireless_mesh_network Wireless mesh networks] are growing in popularity, thanks in part to improved hardware and open-source solutions that are now available.  In the US, broadband stimulus funding has recently given a boost to municipal and community wireless networks, including mesh networks.
  
== Mesh networking meetup at Noisebridge ==
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== Mesh meetups at Noisebridge ==
 
We're holding a series of workshops at Noisebridge to learn more about mesh networking, and to work on some projects like installing open-source mesh firmware onto proprietary wireless routers.  The next meetup is scheduled for:
 
We're holding a series of workshops at Noisebridge to learn more about mesh networking, and to work on some projects like installing open-source mesh firmware onto proprietary wireless routers.  The next meetup is scheduled for:
  
Date: Thursday, November 19, 2009, 6pm
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== When ==
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Thursday, November 19, 2009, 6pm
  
Location: Noisebridge, 2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
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== Where ==
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Noisebridge, 2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
  
 
== Agenda ==
 
== Agenda ==

Revision as of 19:36, 10 November 2009

Contents

Wireless mesh networks

Wireless mesh networks are growing in popularity, thanks in part to improved hardware and open-source solutions that are now available. In the US, broadband stimulus funding has recently given a boost to municipal and community wireless networks, including mesh networks.

Mesh meetups at Noisebridge

We're holding a series of workshops at Noisebridge to learn more about mesh networking, and to work on some projects like installing open-source mesh firmware onto proprietary wireless routers. The next meetup is scheduled for:

When

Thursday, November 19, 2009, 6pm

Where

Noisebridge, 2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA

Agenda

  1. Mesh network design and applied graph theory (Erin LeDell)

Participants

If you'll be attending, please click "edit" and add your name here so we can try to have enough space and chairs for everyone!

Previous meetups

  • Thursday, November 5, 2009: Low power wireless mesh networks for monitoring and control
  • Thursday, October 15, 2009: Demo the OM1P and build a small mesh network in the Noisebridge space
  • Thursday, October 1, 2009: Reflashing proprietary Meraki Mini routers with open-source ROBIN firmware
  • Thursday, September 17, 2009: Intro to mesh networking: Protocols, firmware, hardware
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