COLLOCATED TRAINING AT WISPApalooza

This list changes frequently!  Keep checking back.  Last update: July 17, 2017



MIKROTIK CERTIFIED NETWORK ASSOCIATE (MTCNA) TRAINING

BY BALTIC NETWORKS

October 7, 8 & 9

8:30am - 5:00pm
The MTCNA course is designed as an introductory course to the MikroTik RouterOS software. The course starts with the basics of using MikroTik and works its way through basic routing, switching, bridging, wireless, network management, firewalls, quality of service, and tunnels. The class is taught in a lab environment with a lab completed after each module is covered to reinforce the concepts covered. By the end of the course, you will be familiar with RouterOS and be able to provide basic services to customers. GOOD FOR: Anyone who wishes to learn how to use RouterOS. The course covers the basics: NAT, firewalls, DHCP, simple queues, and basic wireless networking. PREREQUISITE: An understanding of IPv4 Subnetting and TCP/IP.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $995.00


Ubiquiti Broadband Routing and Switching Admin (UBRSA) Training

by Baltic Networks

October 7, 8 & 9

9:00am - 5:00pm
The Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Specialist (UBRSA) is Ubiquiti’s three-day EdgeMAX training course designed for applied learning and admin-level certification. Be introduced to Ubiquiti’s powerful routing products used in today’s carrier networks, and get hands-on practice in an instructor-led classroom.

Course Outline:
  • Advanced Layer-2 Concepts
  • Virtual LANs & VLAN Routing
  • L2 vs. L3 Networking
  • Policy-Based Routing Overview
  • Advanced OSPF Networks
  • Provider BGP Operation

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $995.00


Cambium epmp, elevate certification

by Winncom

October 7, 8 & 9

9:00am - 5:00pm

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $500.00


Cambium PTP820 basic & advanced certification

by Winncom

October 7, 8 & 9

9:00am - 5:00pm

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST (per student):  Basic: $800.00 / Advanced: $1,000.00
                                Combined: $1,500.00

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Ubiquiti Enterprise Wireless Admin (UEWA) Course

BY MICROCOM

October 7 & 8

HOURS TBA
The Ubiquiti Enterprise Wireless Admin (UEWA) course is Ubiquiti's two-day, in-class, Instructor-led UniFi training course designed to teach all aspects of Enterprise Wireless, focusing principally on the UniFi Controller. Learn how to deploy and configure the UniFi Access Points in enterprise networks. Other UniFi network devices (Gateway, Switches, etc.) will be discussed.

Course Outline

• WLAN Fundamentals
• WLAN Planning
• Deployment
• Basic Adoption & Configuration
• Advanced Adoption & Guests
• Each student receives a FREE UniFi ac Lite & LiteBeam ac ($150 Value)
• WISPAPALOOZA Attendees receive Early Bird pricing (Regularly $1295)
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $995.00


Cambium PMP450 Certification by streakwave

October 8 & 9

8:00am - 6:00pm
Cambium’s PMP 450 Certification course will cover RF principles, GPS sync, installation procedures, initial deployment and configuration. Next students will walk thru the graphical user interface to learn in greater detail functions of QoS, networking and various security setup parameters. Students will learn fundamentals of proper sizing of a PMP 450, 450i and 450m network including such topics as link budgets, network capacity and RF coverage basics. Finally, tools and troubleshooting will be discussed prior to the certification exam.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $700.00


Baicells Technical Training

OCTOBER 9

9:30am - 5:00pm

Baicells Technologies will provide an all-day technical training session for both beginners and advanced operators who are interested in broadening their LTE knowledge. The morning session will consist of LTE basics and is recommended for those new to LTE, or to those who need a refresher. The afternoon will consist of more advanced topics. Baicells will provide hands-on exercises, troubleshooting tips, and best practices. Topics will include but are not limited to:

  • LTE Fundamentals
  • Overview of the Baicells Set-up
  • LTE vs. Wi-Fi
  • Detailed LTE RF Planning & Optimization
  • Troubleshooting with Baicells
  • Small Cells
  • FCC Registrations
  • CBRS Band Overview
  • Baicells Road Map

Please register on our Eventbrite page to reserve your space. Lunch is included. If you need to cancel please email Savannah Lancaster directly.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
COST:  FREE


CNPILOT™ AND CNMAESTRO™ certification course

OCTOBER 9

8:00am - 5:00pm

WAV is conducting a special 1-day Cambium Networks cnPilot and cnMaestro Certification course. Learn about Cambium Networks’ home, SMB, and enterprise Wi-Fi solutions, as well as the cnMaestro™ Cloud-Managed platform which allows centralized configuration, management, monitoring and end-to-end troubleshooting.

Training agenda:
  • Understand Wi-Fi basics
  • Become familiar with the Cambium Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi portfolio
  • cnPilot™ Home Wi-Fi Products (R200, R201)
  • cnPilot™ Enterprise Wi-Fi Products (E400, E500, ePMP-Hotspot)
  • Understand how to configure and deploy cnPilot™ features such as:
  • Guest access and splash pages
  • Bandwidth limiting
  • Scheduled access
  • NAT and ACLs
  • Set up a cnMaestro™ cloud management account and on-board Wi-Fi Devices.
  • Monitor and operate cnPilot™ devices using cnMaestro™
Each registered student will receive a free gift!

About us:

WAV, Inc. is a full-service distributor of LTE, wireless broadband, networking, and enterprise Wi-Fi solutions, including Cambium Networks’ PTP, PMP, and Wi-Fi portfolio.  Located in Aurora, IL, WAV provides its partners a competitive edge by offering extensive product knowledge & unmatched technical expertise, support for multi-vendor solutions, product availability, as well as professional value-added services for its VAR & WISP communities, including (but not limited to): technical support, predictive analysis services, staging, FCC licensed frequency coordination, as well as installation and diagnostics. “We Make the Internet Work”. For more information, call (800) 678-2419 or visit the web at: www.wavonline.com.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
COST:  $350.00


Freeside Training

October 9

8:00am - 6:00pm

This is a one day course on the Freeside billing system tailored for WISPs.

Starting off we will go over day to day operations and how Freeside can help centralize tasks and operations.  Related features like our integrated ticket system and the customer-facing portal will also be covered.  Next, we will cover multi-company operations, customer referrals, employee/agent commissions, access control and the reseller capabilities of our system.

Then, we will go over various options to automate processing reducing overhead for various tasks.  Finally, we will cover WISP-specific operations including FCC 477 reporting and filing, Tower/AP/Router/IP management, RADIUS and provisioning.  Time permitting we will also go over VoIP billing and related functionality.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $195.00 (Includes breakfast and lunch)


RADWIN TRAINING SESSION

OCTOBER 9

9:00am - 5:00pm

We'd like to invite you to a complimentary RADWIN training session which will cover our latest disruptive offerings for access and backhaul.

The one-day training event will focus on the RADWIN family of products.

COURSE OUTLINE
  • RADWIN 2000 PtP and RADWIN 5000 / JET PtMP - new offering updates
  • PtMP beamforming Residential Market offering for WISPs
  • Deployment Case Studies
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
COST:  FREE


Sonar Training

October 9

9:00am - 5:00pm
A day of advanced Sonar training. This session is designed for existing Sonar users, and will go over a variety of tips, tricks, and advanced use cases in each Sonar module. We'll also be talking about the future of Sonar and some upcoming features.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  FREE


Integra Certification and Training by SAF

October 9

Hours TBA
SAF Tehnika certification course will make students familiar with Integra family products. Course provides an overview of the products and hands-on lab experience using Integra RF link. After completing the course students will be able to configure, manage and troubleshoot Integra links.

The students who attend the course and pass the examination at the end of the course will receive an official SAF Tehnika certificate.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $349.00


Convergence Training Session

October 9

Times TBA
Information about this session is coming soon.  Please check back for updates.
REGISTRATION COMING SOON! COST:  TBA


Telrad Networks LTE SEMINAR

October 9

8:30am - 4:30pm

Executives from Telrad Networks are excited to host a unique, informative seminar planned specifically for small and mid-sized telecom operators and Internet Service Providers. Find out how LTE can boost your coverage and capacity, helping you meet your business goals, what is happening in the LTE market today and how LTE innovation is completely changing the economics of fixed broadband wireless access.

AGENDA:
  • Telrad intro / overview
  • LTE Customer Real-Field Experience
  • CBRS and EBS updates
  • Connect America Fund (CAF) Opportunities
  • How to leverage LTE to stay competitive
  • In-depth Telrad Roadmap update

FEATURED SPEAKERS:
  • Chris Daniels – Welcome & Telrad Networks update
  • Tom Gruba – Why LTE is a great technology for Wireless Operators
  • Steve Coran – Deep Dive on 3.65 GHz with FCC update on CBRS Rules
  • Nick Dewar – Understanding LTE in Fixed Network
  • LTE Customer Insight – Sharing actual experience and impact of LTE on business
  • Ted Osborn – Connect America Fund (CAF) Opportunities
  • And more…
* Content and speakers may vary at event
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
COST:  FREE


Cambium Networks open house & Reception

October 9

5:00pm - 8:00pm
Hear the latest developments in backhaul, access and WiFi from Cambium Networks.  Registration is required.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
COST:  FREE

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WISP PAC Annual Fundraiser

October 10

7:00pm - 9:00pm
DETAILS COMING SOON
COST:  COMING SOON


UBIQUITI BROADBAND WIRELESS SPECIALIST (UBWS) TRAINING

by Baltic Networks

October 13

8:30am - 5:00pm
The Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Specialist (UBWS) is Ubiquiti’s one-day airMAX training course designed for applied learning and entry-level certification. Be introduced to Ubiquiti’s powerful wireless products, learn how to make wireless links, and get hands-on practice in an instructor-led classroom. GOOD FOR: Anyone who is interested in learning more about configuring point to point and point to multi-point networks in an outdoor environment.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $495.00


Fiber Training by Baltic Networks

October 13

9:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Take this 3 hour introductory course to become more familiar with fiber optic cable splicing.

Two sessions available: 9:00am – 12:00pm 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Overview of tools needed to splice
  • Basics of fusion splicing
  • Setting up for fusion splicing
  • Fiber types and choosing the best type for your application
  • Preparing for splicing
  • Cleaving fiber
  • Cleaning and handling fiber to be spliced
  • Fiber placement in splicer
  • Stripping the fiber
  • Splicing the fiber
  • Evaluation of spliced fiber
  • Care of fusion splicer as well as cleaver
  • Picking enclosures for fiber

  • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $199.00


    Ubiquiti Broadband Wireless Admin (UBWA) v2.0

    by streakwave

    October 13 & 14

    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Learn everything about Fixed Wireless, this 2 day course will enable you to use, sell and deploy Point-to-Point and Point-to-Multipoint Wireless Networks.
    Course will focus on: Latest Ubiquiti Products & Technologies, RF Fundamentals, Antennas, Link Planning, Management, Troubleshooting, Indoor vs Outdoor Wireless, and Best Practices.
    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER COST:  $795.00