How to begin making my own ISP?
don at bowenvale.co.nz
Thu Sep 22 04:48:44 UTC 2011
I don't know if that was directed at me or the OP, but very interesting
No I don't read French, but google does. :)
On 21/09/2011 8:36 p.m., Julien Gormotte wrote:
> If you are able to read french, there are useful informations :
> the fai-locaux mailing list archives :
> A series of posts on this blog :
> Some informations are france-specific (in regards of law, etc...), but
> it can be useful.
> A lot of informations about ISP creation has been discussed lately,
> because FDN, a french association that is the oldest ISP still active in
> france, decided to create (with other associations) a "federation" to
> help the creation of new associative isps. You can see the FDN website
> Le 21/09/2011 01:55, Don Gould a écrit :
>> First I must apologise for not responding, I did see this message and
>> did mean to attempt to help you out as I am currently working though
>> this exact process in a very small proof of concept network with an
>> even smaller budget.
>> To address our question, a good starting point is a Cisco CCNA.
>> If you review the list archive for the past month you will find a very
>> interesting thread linking to guys who are running massive home
>> networks just for their learning, that in turn will link you to
>> detailed public CVs showing the sort of stuff that these guys are
>> trained and training in.
>> You also need some business training to understand how to structure
>> the business aspects of your project. An MBA is a good qualification
>> but there are many less high level courses you could look at as well.
>> NA Nog is an operational list (with a lot of rant and fun stuff) and
>> not really a business focused or educational list, so your initial
>> query simply ran under the radar.
>> On 17/09/2011 6:10 a.m., hasserw at hushmail.com wrote:
>>> No one replied with any useful information. I guess no one wants
>>> competition on this list? Pretty poor tactic.
>>> On Sat, 10 Sep 2011 21:55:01 -0400 hasserw at hushmail.com wrote:
>>>> I want to begin making my own ISP, mainly for high speed servers
>>>> and such, but also branching out to residential customers. I'm
>>>> going to be in Germany for the next school year (probably either
>>>> Frankfurt am Main or Berlin); any suggestions on what sort of
>>>> classes I can take there that will be in English and will teach me
>>>> all I need to know on how to build and manage my own ISP, AS, etc?
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