Thanks, Anthony, for this informative post! It speaks to some questions we at Trout Unlimited have had about MMW, its current performance, and future direction, as we look to expand our Mayfly deployments.
Thanks for opening up this important topic, and for sharing your work!
This idea of scaling up one’s Mayfly installations is really coming to the fore at my organization, Trout Unlimited (TU). My colleague Jake (@jlemontu-org) has been working with Stroud for a couple of years now to deploy Mayflys with volunteer groups in Michigan,…[Read more]
Our Mayfly loggers are using XBee3 LTE modems, Hologram SIMs, and ModularSensors 0.23.16. We have one that is having difficulty connecting consistently, and have noticed that on the Hologram dashboard, it always shows it having connected via AT&T Mobility network (similar to the attached screen cap), despite the fact that there is a better Verizon…[Read more]
Wow – thanks, all, for the great information!
Because our problem site is relatively inconvenient to access, I think on our (@jlemontu-org ‘s) next visit, he’ll come armed with a number of options. We’ll pick up a Taoglas antenna, as well as bring along a spare Pulse antenna, in case the existing one is compromised. And we can experiment with…[Read more]
Hi Sara, Since we got Bypass working on this modem, and @jlemontu-org (whose display name doesn’t match his username :)) has a window of time today to redeploy it in the field, we opted to just roll with it, so I haven’t taken the time to try #modemLast again, but thank you for the fix (I understand about the bleeding edge!)
Thanks for the tips…[Read more]