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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Date: Mark will be traveling so no meetups are scheduled right now, but please feel free to schedule another mesh meetup yourself by [[:Category:Events|editing the calendar]].
  
 
Location: Noisebridge, 2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
 
Location: Noisebridge, 2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
  
 
== Agenda ==
 
== Agenda ==
# Mesh network design and applied graph theory (Erin LeDell)
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== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==
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== Previous meetups ==
 
== Previous meetups ==
* Thursday, November 5, 2009, 6pm: Low power wireless mesh networks for monitoring and control
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* Thursday, November 19, 2009: Mesh network design and applied graph theory (Erin)
* Thursday, October 15, 2009, 6pm: Build a small mesh network in the noisebridge space
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* Thursday, November 5, 2009: Low power wireless mesh networks for monitoring and control
* Thursday, October 1, 2009, 6pm: Reflashing proprietary Meraki Mini routers with open-source ROBIN firmware
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* Thursday, October 15, 2009: Demo the OM1P and build a small mesh network in the Noisebridge space
* Thursday, September 17, 2009, 6pm: Intro to mesh networking: Protocols, firmware, hardware
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* Thursday, October 1, 2009: Reflashing proprietary Meraki Mini routers with open-source ROBIN firmware
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* Thursday, September 17, 2009: Intro to mesh networking: Protocols, firmware, hardware
  
 
[[Category:Events]] [[Category:Projects]]
 
[[Category:Events]] [[Category:Projects]]

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[edit] 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.

[edit] 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:

Date: Mark will be traveling so no meetups are scheduled right now, but please feel free to schedule another mesh meetup yourself by editing the calendar.

Location: Noisebridge, 2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA

[edit] Agenda

[edit] 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!

[edit] Previous meetups

  • Thursday, November 19, 2009: Mesh network design and applied graph theory (Erin)
  • 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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