AREDN highly recommends upgrading to AREDN security release v220.127.116.11
For more information: http://www.aredn.org/content/release-notes-aredn-v31611
This release is a security patch release from our previous 18.104.22.168 release. It is recommended to upgrade all AREDN nodes to 22.214.171.124.
OTA Upgrade Note
In a future release tunnels will be required to be disabled prior to upgrades being permitted on a mesh node.
If you are running a tunnel server or client it is recommended the following steps be performed as in the future similar steps will be mandatory.
The following changes have been made from our previous, v126.96.36.199, production release:
Notable Security Patches
The AREDN team will be present at the 3rd annual West Central Florida TechCon in Sarasota, FL on Saturday, February 25, 2017. Randy Smith, WU2S will present an overview of AREDN mesh networking at 11:00 am in the Sarasota County Red Cross headquarters building. Randy will describe how a high-speed data can support your emergency communications. He will cover how to plan a network, what equipment to buy, how to get setup and why you should consider putting AREDN at the center of emergency prepAREDNess.
More information about the location, schedule, presentations, accommodations and restaurants can be found on the West Central Florida section website.
Andre K6AH from the AREDN team will conduct a seminar on Saturday, February 18 at 10:20 on the effort to federate independent AREDN networks across California.
Conrad KG6JEI from the AREDN team and his friends of the Amateur Radio Tower Trailer Team will also be present. Mesh will again be apart of the demo operations planned from the trailer station so please feel free to come by and talk a bit about MESH or anything else Amateur Radio.
New mesh additions this year:
Out of respect for the balloon launch which is scheduled to be carrying an AREDN payload on channel -2, our local mesh operations will likely be on channel 1 with an SSID of AREDN-20-v3. Stop by the trailer for more details of coordinated frequency usage on site.
Ubiquiti AirRouter and AirRouter HP
AREDN version 188.8.131.52 added support for the Ubiquiti AirRouter and AirRouter HP. These are desktop devices with an embedded a 5-port Ethernet switch we have preconfigured for WAN, LAN (ports 1-3) and DtD (port 4). Power is provided to the AIrRouter via PoE to the WAN port.Read More