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Issue No.06 - June (2008 vol.41)
pp: 48-56
Sonesh Surana , University of California, Berkeley
Rabin Patra , University of California, Berkeley
Sergiu Nedevschi , University of California, Berkeley
Eric Brewer , Intel Research Berkeley
ABSTRACT
A novel ICT project in rural India uses long-distance Wi-Fi networking to enable high-quality videoconferencing between eye hospitals and remote village clinics. The project highlights the importance of sustainability as a first-class goal for systems research.
INDEX TERMS
information and communication technologies, technology for development
CITATION
Sonesh Surana, Rabin Patra, Sergiu Nedevschi, Eric Brewer, "Deploying a Rural Wireless Telemedicine System: Experiences in Sustainability", Computer, vol.41, no. 6, pp. 48-56, June 2008, doi:10.1109/MC.2008.184
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