Category Archives: Telco(‘s) -&- ISP(‘s)

LAN verses WAN port, what is the difference?

The recent connection to fixed-wireless nbn, .. bring attention to this question, what is the difference? – Asking the Internet this question duckduckgo search.? SOME BASICs – LANs tend to use Ethernet and Token Ring, WANs use technologies like MPLS, … Continue reading

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3g for network engineers

Useful Links – http://whirlpool.net.au/wiki/3g_for_network_engineers THIS-LINK; – This bloke has nailed it in one sentence – [QUOTE]  What Your Telco Won’t Tell You ~  A warning: many Telstra representatives will not be aware of, many of the company’s “other” products; also … Continue reading

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Speedtest.skymesh [Change Plan]

Old speed verses new speed? CURRENT: – (Existing plan) SAT-45 512 / 256 kbps 2 GB 4 GB $44.95 UPGRADE: – SAT-55 1024 / 512 kbps 4 GB 6 GB $59.95 The Speedtest.skymeshtool indicates nothing has changed, … (Might there … Continue reading

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wireless telephony

THIS INFO – (pasted here verbatim, .. the links in each paragraph open the source website) The Carterfone is a device invented by Thomas Carter. It manually connects a two-way mobile radio system to the public switched telephone network (PSTN), … Continue reading

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ZTE AT-commands

SEARCH – ZTE modem AT commands – ZTE AT-commands – disable/enable flashdrive AT+ZCDRUN=8 enable AT+ZCDRUN=9 disable stay online AT+ZOPRT=5 VISIT – http://3g-modem.wetpaint.com/page/ZTE+AT-commands – USING HYPER-TERMINAL [?] – http://melsabagh.blogspot.com/2010/01/zte-modem-and-vista-problem.html – (this explains a lot – pasted below) To send AT commands … Continue reading

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The old ways

PC User provided this insight (June 2006) on, .. how one might inter-act with the network -/- internet (BEFORE the web existed) Navigate via Unix-based menu on the ISP’s server FLASH-BACK | BEFORE THE WEB -?- We had no idea … Continue reading

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GSM based technology

GOOGLED – gsm based technology – IMAGE – Transmitting_tower_us – #1: – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GSM #2: – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-repudiation #3: – Universal subscriber identity module Quoted-from; – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cellular_network – Since almost all mobile phones use cellular technology, including GSM, CDMA, and AMPS (analog), … Continue reading

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unwanted traffic

Found this little extract on Telstra’s website – It seem very mundane, and boring – until you realise what these policies mean for ever-day usage of the Internet (if you managing a mail server), .. and we all like our … Continue reading

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