On Building Sustainable Broadband Networks in Rural Areas
2011 (English)In: 2011 Technical Symposium at ITU Telecom World (ITU WT11), 2011, 135-140 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
We present research on how to build sustainablebroadband networks in rural areas of developing regions. Due toan increasing political awareness of the importance of ICT fordevelopment, many such regions are now being networked. Thespecific design considerations are due to the technical and non-technical challenges found in those areas. Our research includesa pilot implementation in rural Tanzania.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. 135-140 p.
developing regions; remote areas; infrastructure sharing; sustainability; broadband community networks;
Research subject SRA - ICT
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-48398ISI: 000317271900024ScopusID: 2-s2.0-84855384094ISBN: 978-1-4577-1148-0OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-48398DiVA: diva2:457505
ITU Technical Symposium - Telecom World 2011 (ITU WT11)
QC 201111182011-11-182011-11-182014-01-15Bibliographically approved