Changes between Version 83 and Version 84 of WiMAXInteg/CampusInstallation

03/31/10 17:58:24 (12 years ago)



  • WiMAXInteg/CampusInstallation

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    320320|| 18 || Initial Check-Out of Campus WiMAX Testbed  || - || Completed || - || - || - || - || - || - || - || - || - ||
     322Columbia University (1770)      PI: Henning Schulzrinne [[BR]]
     323Henning on 2/8:  Starting application process with IT.  Likely site to be on engineering building, near amateur radio station.  [[BR]]
     324Ivan on 3/1:  Application completed.  [[BR]]
     325ISSUE:  Verify current status with Henning, antenna 360 or 120 degree? [[BR]]
     326ISSUE:  Harry on 3/30:  Concern about Clearwire rollout in NYC;  see below. [[BR]]
     327NOTE:  Stanford agreement with Clearwire to utilize 5MHz of their spectrum for on-campus service.  [[BR]]
     329Polytechnic Institute of NYU (1751)     PI: Thanasis Korakis [[BR]]
     330Thanasis on 2/8:  Starting applciation process.  Likely site on EE building. [[BR]]
     331Thanasis on 3/1:  Application completed 2/22, for two sites:  EE and Admin buildings. Equipment expected in EE building. [[BR]]
     332Ivan on 3/1:  Cables from roof to equipment room include:  dual fiber;  power;  GPS receiver coax;  within 1" dimaeter.  [[BR]]
     333Thanasis on 3/16:  Equipment in EE building 100m from antenna [[BR]]
     334Antenna 360 degree [[BR]]
     335ISSUE:  Harry on 3/30:  Concern about Clearwire rollout in NYC;  see below. [[BR]]
     336NOTE:  Stanford agreement with Clearwire to utilize 5MHz of their spectrum for on-campus service.  [[BR]]
     338UCLA (1797)     PI: Mario Gerla, Giovanni Pau [[BR]]
     339Giovanni on 3/1:  Applying for license.  Likely site is top of student housing building, on a hill.  [[BR]]
     340Giovanni on 3/16:  Applying for license next week, up to 6 locations.  [[BR]]
     341Expects to need 300m from antenna to equipment.[[BR]]
     342Antenna, 120 degree  [[BR]]
     344Wisconsin (1724)        PI: Suman Banerjee [[BR]]
     345Suman on 2/8:  Have license, using it with current Cisco base station, owned by Educational Communications Board.  Will be applying for a second license.    [[BR]]
     346Have three good sites:  one for Cisco, one for this kit, and would like to get a second kit for third site.  [[BR]]
     347Suman on 3/1:  Plan to apply for second license this week.  [[BR]]
     348Suman on 3/16:  Have agreement to purchase a 2nd kit from NEC.  With this, will have three base stations, enough to cover the campus. [[BR]]
     349Antenna, 120 degree [[BR]]
     351UMass Amherst (1731)    PI:  Mark Corner, Brian Lynn [[BR]]
     352Brian on 2/8:  IT has license that they want to retain.  Mark has applied for a second license;  pending.   [[BR]]
     353Three possible sites:  Top of library building, 20 stories, with equipment room in building.  Top of graduate research center building, few stories, with equipment room in building.   Top of CS building, few stories, without a good equipment room.   [[BR]]
     354Brian on 3/1:  Same as above;  no news on license application.  [[BR]]
     355Brian on 3/16:  Received license last week!  Need to pick site. [[BR]]
     356Antenna 360 or 120? [[BR]]
     357Need to virtualize clients, using zen  [[BR]]
     359Colorado: (1768) PI: Dirk Grunwald, Gary Yee  Univ. of Colorado, Boulder [[BR]]
     360Dirk on 2/8:  Have eight sites with 802.11 antennas, ranging from high (6 km range) to low (within clutter of buildings).  Another group on campus runs a WiMAX system inside a lab.  Starting application process for experimental license.  University has leased license to Clearwire, but may some use may still be possible.[[BR]]
     361Dirk on 3/1:  Trying to understand how might use university license.  Plan to apply for license this week.  Have site and equipment room on Williams Village Building, less than 10m apart.  [[BR]]
     362Gary on 3/16:  Getting started on license. [[BR]]
     363Clearwire expected to begin service in Denver area May, 2010.   [[BR]]
     364Also expect Clearwire to begin service in other areas by the end of 2010;  see below. [[BR]]
     365Antenna 360 or 120 degree?
     366Dirk and Gary on 3/26:  In Denver area, Clearwire using E&F bands. [[BR]]
     367Expect Univ Colorado to lease  34MHz A1-3,B1-3 blocks to Clearwire near campus, and beyond. [[BR]]
     368Negotiating with Univ Colorado for 12MHz A4/B4 blocks near campus, but expect them to be leased to Clearwire beyond campus. [[BR]]
     369Applying for experimental license in C&D bands today [[BR]]
     370Working with campus IT on getting VLANs to Internet2 [[BR]]
     371Turnup in early June, 2010 is possible. [[BR]]
     372Will contact Sprint/Clearwire, to ask about cooperation with GENI, and perhaps info on their 2010 and beyond roadmap [[BR]]
     374BBN Technologies, Cambridge MA  [[BR]]
     375Tony Michel is our radio expert;  Chaos Golubitsky is responsible for our testbed.[[BR]]
     376Tony on 2/8:  See above and wiki page.  Have applied for two licenses;  pending.  Site survey completed.  [[BR]]
     377Tony on 3/1:  Have received first license, 10MHz overlapping Sprint/Clearwire. Applied 1/12, received 2/24.   Need to change emission designator. [[BR]]
     378Tony on 3/16:  360 degree antenna.
     379Tony on 3/29:  Received second license, 5MHz band, not overlapping with Clearwire [[BR]]
     381Stanford Univ   [[BR]]
     382Masayoshi Kobayashi on 3/16:  Currently, WiMAX site is indoors only, in the Gates building.  [[BR]]
     383Have new agreement with Clearwire to utilize 5MHz of their spectrum for on-campus service.  [[BR]]
     385NEC America  [[BR]]
     386On 3/16:  Currently indoors only.  [[BR]]
    324388=== 8.22  Campus Installation Drawings ===