September 1995 | NTIA Special Publication SP-95-33

Survey of Rural Information Infrastructure Technologies

Kenneth C. Allen

Abstract: Communication and information technologies can reduce the barriers of distance and space that disadvantage rural areas. This report defines a set of distinct voice, computer, and video telecommunication services; describes several rural information applic

Keywords: National Information Infrastructure (NII); networking; Rural Information Infrastructure (RII); rural telecommunications; telecommunication services; telecommunication systems; telecommunication technologies

For technical information concerning this report, contact:

Frank H. Sanders
Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
(303) 497-7600

To request a reprint of this report, contact:

Lilli Segre, Publications Officer
Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
(303) 497-3572

Disclaimer: Certain commercial equipment, components, and software may be identified in this report to specify adequately the technical aspects of the reported results. In no case does such identification imply recommendation or endorsement by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, nor does it imply that the equipment or software identified is necessarily the best available for the particular application or uses.

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