On Tue, 9 Oct 2001, Austad, Jay wrote:
> http://www.electic.com/cgi-bin/news/News/Stories/2001/10/08/10025530011.shtm
> l
> We should look into this more.  It's 54Mbps in 802.11a mode, but Proxim has
> a 2x mode which does 100Mbps on it.  I wonder what kind of range we can get
> out of them.  Of course, we'd probably need completely different antennas
> since this is 5Ghz instead of 2.4.

Yup. They sell 5ghz antennas. I know there's been a debate on isp-wireless
if 802.11a should be deployed outdoors or indoors only.. not exactly sure
why; haven't had time to keep up with the thread.

It's on my to-research list.  :)

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