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Title Summary Authorsort icon Time Language Updated
Cantenna video

The making of a cantenna in a step-by-step video.

The video is without sound, so you can add voice over as you please. Also, there is a lot of space for subtitling,
The video is not meant for online use only or primarily. we encourage its distribution on cd or dvd.

Sebastian Buettrich 1/2 hour English 9 Oct 08
Network management with Nagios

Wireless networks, just like any other network, need management and monitoring.

Sebastian Buettrich 2 hours with lab English 30 Aug 09
Creating local Debian/Ubuntu repositories with apt-mirror

Short guide on how to create, configure and use local Ubuntu repositories.

 

This might need more detail and examples.

Please feel free to comment and improve!

sebastian buettrich 1 hour English 25 Aug 09
Basic Wireless Infrastructure and Topologies

A high level introduction to wireless modes and topologies, based around real life cases, and supplying basic knowledge about setup of such infrastructures.

Sebastian Buettrich, Alberto Escudero Pascual English 15 Aug 08
Introduction to VoIP

An introduction to Voice over IP technology. Subjects covered include:

  • Classic Telephony 
  • Data Networks (Review) 
  • VoIP Protocols 
  • VoIP Hardware 
  • VoIP Software 
  • Examples 
  • Web Links
Steve Okay English 14 Aug 08
Low Power Systems Architecture for ICT4D

Exploration of the use of embedded systems to reduce power consumption for low power applications.

Steve Okay English 14 Aug 08
Inveneo ICT Entrepreneurs Program

All about Inveneo's non-profit social enterprise.

Steve Okay English 14 Aug 08
WiMAX and non Standard Solutions

WiMAX has raised many expectations promising greater range, QoS and roaming capabilities beyond what WiFi can offer. But prices remain significantly higher than solutions based on WiFi modifications and some proprietary technologies. A description of the main features of these three general categories is presented with some examples.

TRICALCAR Team 1 hour English 25 Sep 08
Long Distance WiFi Links

By using external antennas and modifying the firmware, very low cost, long distance WiFi links can be built. High gain antennas require careful alignment, that most be done using signla generators and spectrum analyzers. A low cost version of these is presented.

TRICALCAR Team 1 hour English 31 Aug 08
Community, ICTs and Gender

Consider gender perspective in order to achieve fairness and equality of opportunities between women and men in the use and
appropriation of technology, in particular for ICT and community networks. Contribution of ICTs to the development of communities.

TRICALCAR Team 1 hour English 30 Aug 08