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Topic # 55759 8-Jan-2010 23:30
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Hey Guys,
Its looking like we'll be expanding our Auckland office by getting an office very close. The new block is about 100m awayand has a good line of sight. What kinds of options would people recommend for this? I was thinking wifi but the bandwidth is just too low (I'm looking for 100mbps+). I understand other options include:
- Laser
- Microwave

I don't really want to put in a seperate router into the new office so would just like to plug a switch into the end of the link and gain access to my local subnet.





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  Reply # 288325 9-Jan-2010 00:55
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Genesis Communications do point to point wireless with Motorola gear.  Ask for Rex, I'm sure he can help out.


disclaimer: they are a client of mine

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  Reply # 288333 9-Jan-2010 07:17
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Hi, if you are looking at doing it yourself then a pair of M5 nano stations running airmax (rather than 802.11n mode) will give you what you are looking for and provide a straight layer2 bridge, probably only cost you $5-600 for gear plus time to set up.

PM me if you want a quote to supply/install etc and any technical specs

Cyril

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