ERIC Number: ED462919
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Pacific Telecommunications Council Annual Conference Proceedings (21st, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 18-20, 1999).
Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, HI.
This proceedings of the 1999 conference of the Pacific Telecommunications Council contains 134 papers divided into the following topical areas: (1) Internet, including business developments, telephony, commerce, country developments in the Asia-Pacific region, Internet deployment, and Internetworking technology; (2) policy/regulatory, including country studies, competition, and broadcast; (3) technology, including CDMA (Code Division Multiple Access), network planning, submarine cables, radio standards, transmission; (4) socio-economic issues, including strategies, rural issues, universal service, regional development, and country studies; (5) applications, including new technologies, tele-education, distance education, tele-medicine, the U.S. higher education market, and finance; and (6) satellites, including GMPCS (Global Mobile Personal Communications by Satellite), mobile satellites, technical issues, and new applications. A listing of papers by day or by author is also available. (Most papers contain references.) (MES)
Descriptors: Communications Satellites, Computer Networks, Developing Nations, Distance Education, Foreign Countries, Information Networks, Information Services, Information Technology, Policy Formation, Technological Advancement, Telecommunications
For full text: http://web.ptc.org/library/proceedings/PTC99/index.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, HI.
Identifiers - Location: United States