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Presentación del proyecto TRICALCAR

Resumen ejecutivo del proyecto TRICALCAR, orientado a favorecer el establecimiento de redes inalámbricas comunitarias en América Latina y el Caribe. Se lista el orden aconsejado de lectura de las unidades para las personas que quieran capacitarse en línea utilizando las unidades de este repositorio.

Ermanno Pietrosemoli 10 minutes Spanish 7 Oct 08
Tecnologia apropiada para redes comunitarias

Conferencia inaugural de WALC2008, Escuela Latinoamericana de Redes, Universidad de los Andes, Merida, Venezuela 10 de noviembre 2008.

Vision de los factores que favorecen las soluciones inalambricas como la tecnologia mas conveniente para el despliegue de redes comunitarias.

Ermanno Pietrosemoli 1 hour Spanish 20 Nov 08
Practica de dimensionamiento de sistemas de energia fotovoltaica

Resumen de los factores a considerar para cuantificar el numero de paneles fotovoltaicos y la cantidad de baterias necesarios para satisfacer los requerimientos de alimentacion de una estacion de telecomunicaciones con energia fotovoltaica.

Ermanno Pietrosemoli 1 hour Spanish 27 Jan 09
Introduction to Laboratory and Safety

Short slideshow to welcome trainees to the laboratory, to present to them the facilities and the rules of the lab, with emphasis  on safety precautions.

Ermanno Pietrosemoli, Rob Flickenger, Marco Zennaro, Carlo Fonda 15 minutes English 15 Oct 08
Spread Spectrum radio technologies

This lecture is a theoretical introduction to the "spread spectrum" technology, with simple examples to understand how it works. It discusses the difference between SS and narrow-band radio, and between direct sequence and frequency hopping SS. There are also two short appendixes on Antenna Basics and Power Budget Calculation.

Fulvio Postogna, Carlo Fonda 1 hour English 15 Oct 08
WirelessU Concept Paper

A single 3-page paper with all the important WirelessU concepts.   Mostly just copied from the web pages, for those that want a document rather than a pointer to the web site.

Jim Forster, WirelessU team 5 minutes English 8 Nov 09
dB math and Link Budget Calculation

This presentation is on dB math (why do we use dBs?, examples of calculations with dBs, etc) and on Link Budget Calculation (how far can a wireless link go?, what gain should my antenna have, etc).

Marco Zennaro, Carlo Fonda 1 hour English 15 Oct 08
Introduction to Open Source

This presentation is an Introduction to Open Source. It covers an introduction to the concept of "Open", and introduction to Linux and its features and an insight on the topic of Open Source and Development.

Marco Zennaro, Carlo Fonda English 15 Oct 08
Basic Wireless Systems in Bahasa Indonesia

Wireless Training in Bahasa Indonesia, including a hotspot and outdoor application. This presntation was update for 10 times since 2002 Contact: michael [at] sunggiardi [dot] com

Michael S. Sunggiardi, PT Marvel Network Sistem Indonesian 10 Oct 08
Wireless Network Security Workshop


Wireless Network Security Workshop AIT: Bangkok, Thailand

Network Startup Resource Center, Joel Jaeggli, John Kemp 16 sessions of 90 minutes each English 7 Oct 08