WISPs are Good for Broadcasters with Kent Winrich

Wireless Internet Service Providers (WISPs) typically need towers for their backhaul radios and access points. Broadcasters need Internet access at their transmitter sites. It’s like a mariage made in heaven! On this episode of TWiRT, Kent Winrich, CTO of Open Broadband, a North Carolina-based WISP, describes the technical aspects of a WISP network, and the frequency bands used for network deployment.

Show Notes:


Kent Winrich – Chief Technology Officer at Open Broadband, Chair of WISPA, North Carolina


Kirk Harnack, The Telos Alliance, Delta Radio, & South Seas Broadcasting
Chris Tobin, IP-Solutionist

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