Announcing the Wireless Battle of the Mesh v3
(02-06 June 2010, Bracciano, Italy)
The next 'Wireless Battle of the Mesh' will take place from
Wed 2nd till Sun 6th of June in Bracciano (near Rome),
Italy. The event aims to bring together people from across
Europe to test the performance of different routing
protocols for ad-hoc networks, like Babel, B.A.T.M.A.N.,
and OLSR. This third WBM will be improving the testbed
conditions for mesh protocols with standardized testing
procedures that will be reported after the event for the
On the development side, a flashing tool will be presented
to simplify the deployment of such wireless networks based
on OpenWrt stable release and packages for each protocol.
If you are a mesh networking enthusiast, community
networking activist, or have an interest in mesh networks
you have to check this out!
Informations about the event are gathered at:
The event will take place in the camping Porticciolo in
Bracciano, Italy. along the border of the lake of
Bracciano, just North-West of Rome.
Registrations will be available at different hackerspaces
(Fusolab, HSBXL, /tmp/lab, metalab, CCC, ...) and on the
official website for the event at http://battlemesh.org
Every participant needs to donate 50 EUR (this should cover
the costs for the camping, and the infrastructure). To
finance this event, we ask you to pay when subscribing
(paypal, bank transfer or cash).
* Web: http://battlemesh.org/BattleMeshV3
* Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
* IRC: irc.freenode.net #battlemesh