Issue No. 06 - June (2008 vol. 41)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2008.184
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.
information and communication technologies, technology for development
R. Patra, E. Brewer, S. Nedevschi and S. Surana, "Deploying a Rural Wireless Telemedicine System: Experiences in Sustainability," in Computer, vol. 41, no. , pp. 48-56, 2008.