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An introduction to IPv6 on RouterOS

Here are some simple steps to start using IPv6 on RouterOS. You need a provider who will allocate you an IPv6 block, this can be natively or via a 6in4 tunnel. Lets deal with the first case of a block delivered over a PPPoE connection, which would be typical for …

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Ferrite Clamps

Typical RF Ferrite Bead Choke

We were recently asked by a customer, why would an equipment manufacturer place Ferrite Beads on a coax cable pigtail?  Also, should all pigtails have RF Ferrite beads?  The answer is actually quite simple, but let us first cover some RF theory and show you a photo of what this …

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From Bridges to Routes

A common problem amongst growing WISP businesses is rapid growth. Not a problem for the bottom line obviously, but once the owners see what is happening to their network, which is one single layer 2 bridge, they see they now have a problem they hadn’t planned for in advance.   …

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