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Sonesh Surana, University of California, Berkeley
Rabin Patra, University of California, Berkeley
Sergiu Nedevschi, University of California, Berkeley
Eric Brewer, Intel Research Berkeley
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.

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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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