Wireless Mesh Network Meetup
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 entities seeking to build or expand municipal and community networks, including mesh networks.
Mesh meetup at Noisebridge
- Intro to mesh networking
- Community wireless networks (vs. Municipal, Commercial)
- Current projects: reflashing Meraki routers, improving Open-Mesh router stability
- Open-source management dashboard, captive portal, payment processing