Channel Vision has made the WISPAMERICA 2022 SHow guide, and show dailies available.
Thanks to Scott Lepere at On-Ramp Indiana for many of these.
Calix, Clearfield, WISPA, Cambium
I have been working on this list for a while. The following are vendors, manufacturers, and various companies I have dealt with in my career as an ISP owner and consultant. This is not a complete list by any means. These are companies I have dealt with personally and/or are sponsors of this site. Companies with the are ones that support this blog and I personally recommend. I don’t recommend them just because they support this blog, but because they provide a good product or service. If you would like to be included on this list please contact me as I am working on more detailed lists per category. This is a starting point for those looking to narrow down some focus of their research.
Texas-based distributor carrying a big number of product lines such as Cambium, Mikrotik, Airspan, and many others
Chicagoland based distributor carrying product lines such as Mikrotik, Cambium, and others.
Distributor of fixed wireless and telecommunications infrastructure for Internet Service Providers (ISP’s), Cable Operators, Telephone Companies
Mature billing solution which can
manage all aspects of your ISP.
Modern Billing software with many backend automation
Automation and control of your WISP customers
More Billing providers can be found at xISP billing platforms
LTE and CBRS based solutions
Manufacturer of fixed wireless products such as EMP, 450, and cnPilot wireless.
Manufacturer of Mikrotik routers and RouterOS routing and switching products
Manufacturer of WISP and WIFI products. Product lines include AirFiber and Unifi.
Training and equipment to keep climbers and companies compliant and safe. Large selection of needed items such as Harnesses and rope related items for tower work.
True IP Solutions
Unified communications solutions integrated
with access and camera solutions.
mikrotik training and certification as well
as consulting and integrations solutions
Training on Mikrotik and distributor of related products
More info on training for the xISP
RF Mapping and Modeling for tower sites and customer pre-qualification
Radio Mapping, two-way radio, mark study information, and Municipal broadband.
Microwave and Millimeter Wavechannel procurement.
Organizations, web-sites, and groups
Trade Organization supporting Wireless Internet Service Providers=
Networking, ISP, and related topics
Did I forget you? Would you like to sponsor this blog and your name listed? Contact me for more information.
Free WISPA Webinar, Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at 2pm EDT.
There’s a lot of confusion about the $2 trillion CARES Act / COVID-19 bill and what it means to small businesses. Listen to Jeff Carlisle, counsel for the law firm of Lerman Senter, as he unravels how it affects WISPs.
Register now here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3116068036072868110
WISPAPALOOZA 2019 is rapidly approaching October 14th-18th 2019. I will be attending in several capacities.
FD-IX will have a booth with Athereal, Ascilis Telecom (booth 135). Come by and say hi. We have some giveaways as well as a comfy spot for a chat.
I will be speaking and moderating a few panels.
I will be moderating
The Little Things
Wednesday – Oct 16, 2019
09:15 – 10:15am
I will be a speaker on
IPv6 – How and When?
Thursday – Oct 17, 2019
03:00 – 04:00pmHow to deploy IPv6 and when? (include ipv4 conservation here?
Some Vendors to check out
Atheral– Atheral is building customer-centric white-label and wholesale cloud solutions for Internet Service Providers
Divi Networks –
Towercoverage.com – Quickly Create RF Propagation Maps for Anywhere in the World!
ToweroneInc – Climbing and personal safety
Some things to do
Cambium Open House – Monday, October 14th
If you are attending the annual WISPA event known as WISPAPALOOZA in Vegas this October as a first time attendee then you may want to check out this upcoming webinar.
You’re going to WISPAPALOOZA for the first time – five days of, well, a ton of fun, networking, education and opportunity. But unlike the saying, “What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas,” the WISPAPALOOZA experience is just too good to leave there. So, how does a “newbie” get the most of the awesome event? Come hear WISPAPALOOZA veterans Jeremy H. Austin, Georgette Lopez-Aguado and Justin Wilson share some great tips, advice, and survival tactics in a WISPA Webinar, “WISPAPALOOZA 101: A Primer for 1st Time Attendees,” Thursday, October 3rd at 2pm ET.