WING Alternatives

    WING is described as 'open-source Wireless Mesh Networking platform aimed at hobbyists and enthusiasts'. There are more than 10 alternatives to WING for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, OpenWrt and BSD. The best alternative is GNUnet, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WING are cjdns (Free, Open Source), Freelan (Free, Open Source), LibreMesh (Free) and telehash (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 21, 2018

    1. OLSR is a Link State Routing Protocol (LSRP) implementation optimized for Mobile ad hoc networks on devices like routers, smartphones, or desktop computers.
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      The vision of Project CCNx® is to develop, promote, and evaluate a new approach to a communication architecture called content-centric networking.
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    2. SMesh is a seamless wireless mesh network being developed by the Distributed System and Networks Lab at Johns Hopkins University. It provides peer-to-peer connectivity, Internet connectivity, and fast handoff to mobile clients across the mesh.
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    3. CoovaChilli is an open-source software access controller, based on the popular (but now defunct) ChilliSpot project, and is actively maintained by an original ChilliSpot contributor.
    4. Serval is a telecommunications system comprised of at least two mobile phones that are able to work outside of regular mobile phone tower range due thanks to the Serval App and Serval Mesh.
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