chalineoperator02 chatlineoperator01At least a couple of angels monitor the SPC resources on behalf of the many whom host media, meddle with code and drink tea in Bitspace.

It’s from here we also host, OMV, Volumio, Superglue and experiment with MAZIzone prototypes. The FODC sandstorm server and other experimental servers also run from the storeroom.

The 1gb/s Airfibre unit still links us to our connection supplier Redrawinternet where we also host webservices for subscribers. The first of new high speed connections for OWN are now being installed. We also manage some subscriber networks around the area. Uptimerobot offers a free link test service that will help us keep track.

We revisited ArtHub on Creekside this week to review and improve wireless coverage throughout the studios on 3 floors. We also support the studios in Woolwich near the Thames Barrier Centre.

Demand for broadband at the Birdsnest pub is hard to keep up with so we are seeking improved service.. still no fttc here. At Creekside Centre just down the road we have recently fixed remote connection to the ‘onewire’ environment sensor system in the creek and continue Mazi development. We are testing a mesh network here which links homes in Crossfields estate.

Deptford Housing Coop network serves well over 100 coop members. SPC installed the structured wiring interlinking 15 houses and the communal event space/office in 2003. A new fttc service now serves dhc01 to 08 and the original BT service for h09 to h15. The final installation will provide fast broadband to h17 -26. Control UBNT | 18 |19


The Old Police Station Deptford inherited a building wide network which serves the 26 studios and shares a high quality broadband service from RedRaw Internet and easy connection via extra access point in the building. An OMV server there offers a wide range of services; ftp, daap, calibre, and owncloud.

In 2015 we began working with New Cross Learning centre and helped them upgrade to fttc broadband and improve access adding a further 4 linux PC’s to the existing 10 public workstations, NAS  and CCTV to improve security in the space. More recently we helped to add two disabled access PC tables with similar computers.

SPC continue working with Space Studios to install and improve on existing access @ Triangle, Martello, Victor House, Eastway Laundry and Brickfield Studios – 2 5 ubnt and Sandcat.

MayDayRooms has a building-wide wireless [2|3|4|5] network which hosts a NAS server alongside document scanners, media editing and archive catalogue. Limited broadband in FleetStreet makes it hard for those relying on external services. Local servers present Sandstorm and a custom