Neighborhood Area Network (NAN)
From: Joe Gotobed via rms (jgotobedLPL.Arizona.EDU)
Date: Sun, 10 May 1998 08:45:49 -0500
Thanks for the feedback Matt;

<matt [at] technoronin.com wrote:>
>I don't think I would bother with fiber. 

I expect the voice & data throughpout the homes to be CAT5
My rational for using fiber to the homes is twofold;

  o     Less material between the CH & each home (a couple fiber pairs)
  o     Bandwidth. Fiber will go > Gigahertz.

Cat 5 is limited to 90 meter runs at 100Mhz and that won't rerach all
homes. I'm thinking simple Ethernet here, all the way from the CH Server
to each wall jack. 

Regards,
Joe

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