An ISP of their own (was RE: [rescue] Being jobless)
mcguire at neurotica.com
Mon Jul 28 16:08:40 CDT 2003
On Monday, July 28, 2003, at 12:27 PM, Brian Dunbar wrote:
> Oddly enough it occured to me a few weeks ago that I've got most of the
> equipment to run a small ISP (routers, CSU/DSU, switch, extra computing
> hardware, even a VPN LanRover by gum), by next week we'll be in the new
> house with a ton of extra room.
> After looking through the literature, it's not as easy (hah) as
> setting up a
> BBS used to be - in order to cover the bandwidth/headache costs I'd
> around $800 (WAG) a month. Assuming I just do dial-up and don't
> tech support.
> Has anyone done this?
There are quite a few people here who were involved in ISP startups
years ago. I know you're talking about a home environment...but that's
where we started too.
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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