bharatbhasha.com
Free Articles  >>  Computers and internet >>  Page 868  >> 

Wireless Networks Benefits to Communities





A strong wireless network can have a very positive effect on virtually any community which has one in place. The benefits go way beyond just simple entertainment, a strong wireless network ensures that even residents on a tight budget can remain in contact with friends and loved ones and it can provide an incredible resource for the education of students of all ages; from entering school all the way through graduate school.

Staying Safe
Communities that have a municipal wireless network in place can have all emergency service personnel online from right inside their vehicles. Laptops on board in police cruisers, ambulances and fire trucks give emergency personnel access to detailed maps of the city and will allow transmission of photos of suspected criminals and detailed layouts of buildings and houses. The laptops will also allow for silent communication between officers and other emergency personnel via e-mail and instant messaging. Wireless cameras will also allow real time footage to be transmitted from emergency vehicles directly back to the station.

Education
Community wireless networks will often allow for wireless internet connection, free of charge to schools, colleges and libraries opening up the world's largest resource – the internet – to classrooms and students. This will allow younger students to experience activities and get knowledge that may not have been available to them for years to come, all while keeping the expense for hard copy resources down. Books, streaming videos, educational games and activities all become available to teachers and students with little more than the click of a few buttons. What would have taken hundreds of dollars worth of books to teach can now be imparted to young students on a few cents worth of copy paper.

High school and college age students also get big benefits from the ability to log onto the internet. Research papers and doctoral thesis's can know be researched in much less time with direct access to literature that would have only been available through a University library otherwise. Students won't have to worry about hunting down volumes that may be needed by other students and competing for time with the materials that they need, regardless of day or time, even if every single student needs the same resource it will be available via the internet.

Some municipal wireless networks are even offering a wireless internet connection for students to access at home after school hours. This means that the education can be continued beyond the school walls. Students won't be limited to learning from this tremendous resource just during school hours – even if their family couldn't otherwise afford a wireless connection these students would be able to continue their education at home after school hours.

Keeping in Contact
E-mail and instant messaging are incredible ways to stay in touch, even if you have to pay for a monthly wireless service to access the internet, there are many free e-mail and instant messaging services available for you to stay in contact with your loved ones from around the world; send personal messages, greeting cards, pictures and videos, for free, and it doesn't end there. VoIP or voice over internet protocol is becoming a more and more popular way of staying in touch. All VoIP takes is some simple software, a microphone and some speakers and with it you can eliminate your standard phone service. The initial investment for VoIP is very minimal, many computer users already have microphones and speakers, and using it is just a simple as using your regular telephone. VoIP lets you talk to people anywhere in the world for free by transmitting your voice over the internet connection.

The benefits of a strong wireless network to communities can certainly change our lives for the better – a strong network can help educate our children, keep our streets safe and keep us in constant contact with all of our friends and loved ones.
About Author Amy Nutt :

Know that repairing a computer is not cheap, but it can be cheaper than having to replace the computer. network installation or Wireless network installation. If you run into these situations, you will need to hire these services in Toronto, Montreal, Hamilton, Ottawa. Visit <a href="http://www.easytechcare" target="_blank">http://www.easytechcare</a>.


Article Source: https://www.bharatbhasha.com
Article Url: https://www.bharatbhasha.com/internet-and-computers.php/116850


Article Added on Wednesday, February 25, 2009
LD
Other Articles by Amy Nutt

The Basics of Wireless Network Installation
The appeals of wireless network installation are numerous. The first, of course, is a limit to the number of wires running through a home or office. A wireless network also allows for a very simple installation, since your knowledge of wiring and electrical work can be minimal, but still be adequate for installing a wireless network. Additionally, the wireless configuration allows you to have a great deal of flexibility in how you locate equipment around the home or office. In order to set up...

Laptop Viruses Are Becoming More Complex to Eradicate
Because the use of laptop computers is increasing every day, the attacks on laptops by viruses and other spyware and malware is also increasing as well. As these laptops are designed to be portable computers, they are capable of connecting to the internet pretty much anywhere. For example, while you're using the wireless internet at the airport, you might be the victim of a hacker at that instant. This is useful for people that want to use the internet away from home, but the problem is that...

PCI DSS For Beginners
The expression, PCI Compliance, means the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. This is a global directed program designed to protect the consumer from identity and financial information theft. If businesses are not a part of the program or do not comply with this standard, they could receive considerable fines or be banned from using payment card acceptance programs. PCI DSS originated as five different security programs that consisted of Visa Card Information Security Program,...

Benefits of a Credit Union and How They Work
Credit unions are non- profit cooperative financial institutions owned by their members or customers and operated for the benefit of their members and the surrounding community. Credit Union management is composed of elected volunteers of a board of directors who make decisions regarding the operation of the credit union. Credit unions work with members who share a common bond. According to the Federal Credit Union Act, anyone can apply to join a credit union if he or she shares a common bond...

Can You Turn A Steel Building Into A Residential Home
One would look at a stainless steel building and not believe that it could be turned into a residential home. There are many components that stainless steel buildings lack that homes must have, so the work involved may be rather extensive. However, stainless steel buildings tend to be less expensive than the average home and may even still cost less if converted into a residential home. But can it be done? Yes it can. Believe it or not, a group of architects in 2006 actually turned...

Your Own Offshore Account
You’ve probably seen some sort of mob movie or seen on the news where a criminal has stored money in an offshore account. You may even associate an offshore account as being something that only the rich own because they are trying to evade taxes or they just want to show off how fancy their life is by bragging about their Swiss bank account. Whatever the reason for offshore bank accounts, they are not always for criminal activity. In fact, fewer individuals use them for criminal purposes and...

Tips To Promote Your Online Business Directory
The success of any business depends in a large part on how well you promote the business. This is also true for online business directories. One should set at least an hour a day actively promoting their online business directory. The following is a list of tips to promoting your online business directory: 1. Press Releases: Submitting online press releases is a great way to raise awareness of your online business directory. There are a number of free online press release websites one can...

Lil Wayne s Summer Tour 2009
After a brief tour through the USA and Canada this past winter, Lil Wayne is back on the circuit again with his ‘America’s Most Wanted Music Festival’ tour. The Young Money production began its tour run in Scranton, Pennsylvania at the Toyota Pavilion on Monday July 27th. Among the headliners in addition to Lil Wayne, are Nicki Minaj, Young Jeezy, Jeremih , Soulja Boy and Drake, a rising young rapper. The tour will run from July 27th until September 6th and covers dozens of major cities in the...

Difference Between VoIP Digital Phone Service and Traditional Telephone Service
Traditional telephones consist of a phone that is connected to a land line. This form of communication is vulnerable to interference and delivery is much slower. Fortunately, advancements in technology have revolutionized they way we now communicate. The arrival of the Internet changed the way we converse. An important advancement in the communication industry is the development of VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) Digital Phone Service. In Digital VoIP, sound is changed to digital...

Understanding Retail Systems and Its Benefits
Most of us remember the early days when retail systems were just a cash register. With the changes in the consumer shopping practices and the development of innovative computer technology, there are now retail systems that meet the demands of shoppers and businesses. Advanced point of sale equipment on the market has now provided businesses with the ability to choose from a broad range of retail systems. Before selecting a retail system, it is important to understand the function of these...

Click here to see More Articles by Amy Nutt
Publishers / Webmasters
Article ID: 116850
DELINK URL from Authors Bio
REMOVE Article
Tell A Friend
Leave A Comment!
Download this article in PDF
Report Article!
Search through all the articles:


291 Users Online!!
Related Articles:
Latest Articles:
 
computers and internet >> Top 50 Articles on computers and internet
Category - >
Advertising Advice Affiliate Programs Automobiles
Be Your Own Mentor Careers Communication Consumers
CopyWriting Crime Domain Names DoT com Entrepreneur Corner
Ebooks Ecommerce Education Email
Entertainment Environment Family Finance And Business
Food & Drink Gardening Health & Fitness Hobbies
Home Business Home Improvement Humour House Holds
Internet And Computers Kiddos and Teens Legal Matters Mail Order
Management Marketing Marriage MetaPhysical
Motivational MultiMedia Multi Level Marketing NewsLetters
Pets Psychology Religion Parenting
Politics Sales Science Search Engine Optimization
Site Promotion Sports Technology Travel
Web Development Web Hosting WeightLoss Women's Corner
Writing Miscellaneous Articles Real Estate Arts And Crafts
Aging


Disclaimer: The information presented and opinions expressed in the articles are those of the authors
and do not necessarily represent the views of bharatbhasha.com and/or its owners.


Copyright © AwareINDIA. All rights reserved || Privacy Policy || Terms Of Use || Author Guidelines || Free Articles
FAQs Link To Us || Submit An Article || Free Downloads|| Contact Us || Site Map  || Advertise with Us ||
Click here for Special webhosting packages for visitors of this website only!
Vastu Shastra

Virtual Linux Server Hosting Provided By AwareIndia







Company IDS