Sarantaporo – Community Network

Location Sarantaporo
Name Community Network
Community Level Regional
Sector Open Source WiFi
Year of beginning 2010
Object The Community Network project is based on the provision of a Bottom-up-Broadband in the rural area of Sarantaporo, in the Tessalia region in Greece. Since 2010 it has worked to build a wireless infrastructure covering 14 towns in the region. The infrastructure is property of the Non Profit Organization, a citizens’ initiative, and involves citizens not only as consumers, but also as participants: it is them who offer their houses for the dislocation of the infrastructure
Field Rural
Source Interview to Vassilis Chryssos (co-founder of; website


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Added: 8.06.18