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Broadband Internet Access in Regional Australia


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Sale, AHJ (2001) Broadband Internet Access in Regional Australia. Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology, 33 (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
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
Page Range: pp. 346-355
Additional Information:

The author was awarded the ANCCAC Prize and Medal cited as "the best paper in IT published in Australia in 2001".

Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2004
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:10
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