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ERIC Number: ED228978
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Pages: 437
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
PTC '81. Pacific Telecommunications Conference. Papers and Proceedings of a Conference. (Honolulu, Hawaii, January 12-14, 1981).
Wedemeyer, Dan J., Ed.
This 68-paper collection represents a broad mix of telecommunications issues, problems, innovations, needs and resources, from a conference organized by the Pacific Telecommunications Council, an independent, voluntary-membership organization dedicated to the beneficial development and use of telecommunications in the broad Pacific area. Papers are organized generally by topics and include the following categories: institutional barriers to users; communications networks (application, measurements, design, and development); international issues and planning; World Administrative Radio Conference (WARC) issues; Pacific Island telecommunications; future directions of telecommunications standards; user experience and perspective; public service and educational uses of telecommunications; the consumers for telecommunications services; legal issues arising from the use of international information networks; telecommunications hardware systems; technology transfer (appropriate communications systems in the Pacific and Asia); social effects of telecommunications; demand, rates and regulation issues; transmission system quality control; the information economy; and the future of Pacific telecommunications. Most of the papers are prefaced with an abstract and include references. (LMM)
Pacific Telecommunications Council, 1110 University Avenue, Suite 303, Honolulu, HI 96826 ($25.00; price includes surface mail and handling).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, HI.
Identifiers: Distance Teaching; Pacific Region; World Administrative Radio Conference