Heraklion Student Wireless Network


Heraklion Student Wireless Network

Infobox wifi network
abbreviation = HSWN
full = Heraklion Student Wireless Network

url = http://wireless.uoc.gr
commercial = No
country = Greece
area = Heraklion
users = (aprox.) 150
operational = Yes
nodesurl = http://wireless.uoc.gr/wind/

Heraklion Student Wireless Network (abbreviated HSWN or ΑΦΔΗ from Ασύρματο Φοιτητικό Δίκτυο Ηρακλείου ) is a city-wide, non-profit wireless community network in Heraklion, Crete. It is run and maintained by the users of the network, who -at the beginning of the network's existence- where exclusively members of the academic community of the University of Crete. Now the network is open to everybody that wishes to connect to it, but retains its original name for legacy purposes. It serves 160 people, covering the main area of the city of Heraklion, and some suburbs.

Introduction

Mission

History

Reasons for deployment

The people behind the network

Form of management

Funding and Equipment

Rules of Operation

Architecture and topology

Connection to the Outer World

Projects

Future plans

Ronja

ee also

*Patras Wireless Network
*Athens Wireless Metropolitan Network
*Wireless Thessaloniki (WThess) Network
*Ioannina Wireless Network
*Wireless community network

External links

* [http://wireless.uoc.gr HSWN main site]


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