[nSLUG] Nova Scotia internet services

Ian Campbell ian at slu.ms
Tue Aug 14 10:19:15 ADT 2007


On Tue, Aug 14, 2007 at 10:07:57AM -0300, George N. White III wrote:
> On 8/13/07, Ian Campbell <ian at slu.ms> wrote:
> 
> > ... hijacking this thread for a moment, are there any options for
> > residential high speed in/around Halifax other than Aliant and
> > Eastlink?
> 
> Can you see the north face of Fenwick tower?
> 
> http://wifi.chebucto.net/ #august2007
> 
> Some rural communities are deploying wireless using special antennas that
> must be aimed at a common node.

No, I think Citadel Hill gets in my way. Wireless, especially mesh
wireless, seems like that'd be a ton of latency, and probably not
great throughput... it's a very, very cool idea though.
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