Universal Service concerns the availability of high-speed telecommunication services to anyone within a nation’s territory, inclusive of rural and insular areas.
Broadband can promote society’s advancement through various applications, which include webbanking, e-commerce, Infotainment, Social Networking and e-Government.
The management of rural networks encounters multiple challenges:
- Convergence of mobile broadband and fixed broadband networks.
- Support of a large number of subscribers who are geographically dispersed while having multi-service
- End-to-end service provisioning and QoS assurance over a variety of network topologies and technologies.
What to Expect from a Rural Network NMS system
Architecture of Rural Networks and respective NMS
Do you agree? What are the major challenges of rural networks management not included here?