(Dec 11, 2002)
The Management Information Service Office of Pangasinan, headed by Mr Modesto Singson and assisted by Mr Oliver Navarro tested Bitstop’s Wireless Broadband infrastructure today.
The successful test was conducted at the rooftop of the Pangasinan Provincial Capitol Building. MISO was able to connect to the Internet at 2mpbs with 97% signal strenth. The air distance as measured by GPS (Global Positioning Satellite) was 11.7km.
Bitstop also wishes to thank the following for their invaluable assistance during the successful site testing at various locations: Dr Bolosan (St Michael , Bonuan), Mrs Mimi Ramos (DWAD), Ms Mary Jane Bugnot (STI Dagupan), Engr Geronilla (PhilCST, Calasiao) and Jopat Rosal (RamCADD) and Efren Ignacio (VMUF, San Carlos)
Bitstop is now confident of providing 11mbps of connectivity to sites within the 4km range, 5.5 mbps to sites within 7km range, 2mbps to sites within 12km range.