Recent content by ZSam

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    Who do I contact for Layer 2 access using Telkom?

    Hello, 2 years later :D Did you manage to get what you needed?
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    Enterprise Fibre for WISP

    Hi Thanks for your input. Those who have a footprint in CT may PM and more details can be provided.
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    Enterprise Fibre for WISP

    Good thinking. Thanks. Cape Town area.
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    Enterprise Fibre for WISP

    Hello all Shopping around for some Enterprise fibre for a WISP base station... Yes. We have licences. Anyone have some insight on how much bandwidth will work to initially start serving around 20 clients on 10/5 packages? We haven’t used carrier grade internet before. Quotes welcome too...
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    Wisp coverage in Vanguard Estate

    Hi there I know of a company providing close by. Reliable. Feel free to PM.
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    Can I share an FTTB connection?

    1) True. Speak to the ISP. Is LinkAfrica the only fibre available? Feel free to PM me - may have some contacts who could help you out. 2) Maybe a licence exemption? “3.1.2. Resellers The Service Licence Exemption Regulations specify that a reseller that provides ECS “duly obtained” from a...
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    Become an ISP... How?

    Hello all Not sure I'm posting in the right place but here goes.. How does one actually go about becoming an ISP? Step 1 - MONEY. Yes yes, step 1 also - ICASA licences. Let's say I have these... How does one then actually provide internet services, particularly over fibre, to customers...
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    Best way to network Apartment buildings?

    Something like such? *Actual building and apartment numbers scaled down. Would this give each apartment a Gigabit connection to master switch if Cat6 and Gigabit switches used?
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    Best way to network Apartment buildings?

    What would the roundabout cost for the fibre be? I'm assuming a home-run from each building to the central point + a fibre router/switch? Are they not expensive? **Almost zero fibre knowledge. Even less installation knowledge.
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    Best way to network Apartment buildings?

    Hello all Looking for some insight on what the best way would be to network 7 apartment buildings together... Basically the internal reticulation is easy as there are already conduits with space available. So, switches in the db box and a cable to each apartment. Question is: How to network...
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    P2P installation

    Which area roundabout? I have only personal experience .
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    P2P installation

    Is this for personal/private or commercial?
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    PowerBeam ISO 400 low throughput - not aligned

    Hello all Just deployed a PtP with PBE ISO Gen2's to send a 200/100 fibre internet connection over 500m with Complete clear LoS. *Currently installled with "point and shoot" installation (no proper alignment yet - need to get some scaffolds to reach the height) and I get the signal and...
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    Help with Afrihost/Openserve PPPOE over Mikrotik

    UPDATE Fibre installed and running live! It is nothing short of Ah-May-Zing! :D See below: