STELLAR Schools Presentation
Hook, Line, and Net '95
August 22, 1995
Provides High Speed Educational Networking Services to Schools in Cable Atlantic's Serving Areas.
Cable Atlantic and STEM~Net are Partners
Cable Atlantic is Committed to Network Rebuilds in its Serving Areas
Work Has Started in St. John's
Scheduled to Start in Corner Brook, Grand Falls/Windsor, and Gander within Months.
Smaller Systems to Follow
State of the Art Network Design
Hybrid Fibre Coax
750 MHz Bandwidth
Two Way Capability
Designed From the Ground Up for New Services
4 Mb / s Cable Modem Connection
Enables New Multimedia Applications
Cable Atlantic Will Provide Network Services to the Schools in its Serving Area for a Period of Four Years at No Charge!
Pay a One Time Connection Fee
Pay for the Hardware and Software to Connect to Cable Atlantic's Network
Present Annual Program Development Proposals to STEM~Net
... Have to Demonstrate that the Connection will be put to Good Use.
First School is Connected!
Prince of Wales Collegiate, St. John's
Network Rebuild has Commenced in St. John's
Working Through Schedules and Project Management Issues
26 PC's Connected to the Net at 500 kb/s
Originally Had 1 14.4 modem and a phone line.
New Applications Enabled
Simultaneous Web Browsing
Cable Atlantic is Excited About the Potential of This Project!
We Have Made a Major Commitment to the Project
Looking to Schools to Demonstrate What they Can Do!
STELLAR Network Issues
Applications / Policy