These discussion groups are available to foster communications between members and provide a place to announce events and training opportunities, to ask questions or make comments about the topic of the group.
Milpitas ARES/RACES email list
MARES Announce List - an email list that is used to keep Milpitas ARES/RACES members informed of nets, training, drills and other useful activities in Milpitas and Santa Clara County. There are additional subgroups you can sign-up with that cover specific topics. Membership in the announce group is required in order to join the sub-groups. You can join the announce group by going to the link above.
The subgroups are:
|Active||This group is for announcements and discussion for active members of Milpitas ARES/RACES. Active is defined as having a current city DSW registration in the Communuications class, having completed the required ICS training, and taking part in a minimum of one city RACES event each year. This sub-group also has documents containing information that is available to active members only such as CERT Cache locations, address information, and other information of a confidential nature.|
|Packet||This group is for those involved with Packet Communications using Outpost in Milpitas.|
Santa Clara County ARES/RACES email lists
County Announce List (Main Group) - is only used for announcements that are relevant to all SCCo ARES/RACES/ACS members. There are additional subgroups you can sign-up with that cover specific toptics. Membership in the "Announce" group is required in order to join the subgroups. You can join the announce group by going to the link above.
|Credential||Announcements and discussion related to the Santa Clara County ARES/RACES Credentialing Program.|
|Drill-Planning||Definition, discussion and coordination of Santa Clara County ARES/RACES drill activities. You must be part of the drill planning team to join.|
|Discussion of and mutual user support for e-mail services and networking specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.|
|Equipment||Discussion of and mutual user support for equipment used for Santa Clara County ARES/RACES activities.|
|HF||Discussion of and mutual user support for HF radio communications specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.|
|MAC||Announcements and discussion related to the Santa Clara County ARES/RACES Mutual Aid Communicator (MAC) Program.|
|Mesh||Discussion of and mutual user support for broadband mesh networking applications and infrastructure specific to the Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.|
|Packet||Discussion of and mutual user support for AX.25 packet radio networking specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.|
|TCPIP||Discussion of and mutual user support for TCP/IP networking specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.|
|Training||Discussion of any SCCo ARES/RACES training topic, including exercises and on-air practice. This group is moderated to help ensure that answers are correct. Questions posed will normally be answered by the instructor for that subject area.|
Last Updated: April 3, 2019