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Sale, AHJ 2001 , 'Broadband Internet Access in Regional Australia' , Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology, vol. 33, no. 4 , pp. 346-355 .

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This article commences with a brief tutorial on spread-spectrum communications, together with a summary of the salient charcateristics of the technology. Outdoor and non-mobile uses of Wireless LAN NICs are then introduced with two case studies. In conclusion the policy implications of spread-spectrum technology for broadband Internet access in regional Australia are examined, together with an analysis of some opportunities for Austrlian entrepreneurs.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Sale, AHJ
Keywords: broadband services, regional Australia, spread spectrum, Internet access, case study,wireless ISP, national communications policy
Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology
Publisher: Australian Computer Society Inc
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The author was awarded the ANCCAC Prize and Medal cited as "the best paper in IT published in Australia in 2001".

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