New Media Technologies  CA1 Broadband Internet Services Available to SME’s In Wicklow,Ireland 2011 Geoff Kane
Task 1. Companies Providing Broadband Access in Wicklow Town <ul><li>The following companies provide broadband access in W...
Wicklow Broadband Ltd
Wicklow Broadband Ltd <ul><li>Small SOHO Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Monthly Cost for (5Mb- Upload/5Mb Download) is €69.99 (Un...
Wicklow Broadband Ltd – Options, Technical Specifications and Costs
Imagine WiMax
Imagine Wimax  <ul><li>Small SOHO Costs  </li></ul><ul><li>3Mb Wimax Wireless </li></ul><ul><li>€30 monthly charge </li></...
Imagine Wimax  Tested Speed recorded at Download Speed 2.7 Mbps  Upload Speed 0.23 Mbps
Eircom
Eircom <ul><li>Small SOHO Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Broadband Regular Scheme – Monthly Charge €44.98 </li></ul><ul><li>Up to...
Eircom <ul><li>eircom Next Generation Broadband BASIC & eircom talktime chatter </li></ul><ul><li>€39.99 per month first 6...
Meteor
Meteor <ul><li>1 Day Pass – 500 Mb - €2.99 </li></ul><ul><li>7 Day Pass – 2Gb - €7.99 </li></ul><ul><li>30 Day Pass – 7.5 ...
Identified Best Fit Option <ul><li>Imagine Wimmax </li></ul><ul><li>The Most Cost Effective provider while offering a work...
Glossary of Terminology <ul><li>Contention Ratio - this is the number of users who are also using the same line or wireles...
Bibliography <ul><li>undefined. (n.d.). Broadband. In Webopedia . Retrieved October 28,2011, from http://www.webopedia.com...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

New media technologies

232 views
195 views

Published on

CA1 For New Media Technologies 2011 IADT

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
232
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

New media technologies

  1. 1. New Media Technologies CA1 Broadband Internet Services Available to SME’s In Wicklow,Ireland 2011 Geoff Kane
  2. 2. Task 1. Companies Providing Broadband Access in Wicklow Town <ul><li>The following companies provide broadband access in Wicklow </li></ul>
  3. 3. Wicklow Broadband Ltd
  4. 4. Wicklow Broadband Ltd <ul><li>Small SOHO Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Monthly Cost for (5Mb- Upload/5Mb Download) is €69.99 (Unlimited Download) </li></ul><ul><li>Contention 15:1 </li></ul><ul><li>Contract 12 Month </li></ul><ul><li>VOIP Charges €15 per month unlimited calls to IRELAND/UK </li></ul>
  5. 5. Wicklow Broadband Ltd – Options, Technical Specifications and Costs
  6. 6. Imagine WiMax
  7. 7. Imagine Wimax <ul><li>Small SOHO Costs </li></ul><ul><li>3Mb Wimax Wireless </li></ul><ul><li>€30 monthly charge </li></ul><ul><li>Contention not available </li></ul><ul><li>VOIP Included </li></ul>
  8. 8. Imagine Wimax Tested Speed recorded at Download Speed 2.7 Mbps Upload Speed 0.23 Mbps
  9. 9. Eircom
  10. 10. Eircom <ul><li>Small SOHO Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Broadband Regular Scheme – Monthly Charge €44.98 </li></ul><ul><li>Up to 8Mb </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited VOIP National Calls under conditions </li></ul>
  11. 11. Eircom <ul><li>eircom Next Generation Broadband BASIC & eircom talktime chatter </li></ul><ul><li>€39.99 per month first 6 months details buy now </li></ul><ul><li>Standard price €46.79* thereafter </li></ul><ul><li>Up to 8Mb broadband </li></ul><ul><li>10GB usage allowance </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited local & national calls off-peak </li></ul><ul><li>eircom Next Generation Broadband REGULAR & eircom talktime chatter </li></ul><ul><li>€44.98 per month first 6 months details buy now </li></ul><ul><li>Standard price €51.78* thereafter </li></ul><ul><li>Up to 8Mb broadband </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited usage allowance </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited local & national calls off-peak </li></ul>
  12. 12. Meteor
  13. 13. Meteor <ul><li>1 Day Pass – 500 Mb - €2.99 </li></ul><ul><li>7 Day Pass – 2Gb - €7.99 </li></ul><ul><li>30 Day Pass – 7.5 Gb - €19.99 </li></ul><ul><li>Dongles can be purchased reconditioned from €9.99 up to €49.99 and can deliver from 7.5Gb up to a notional 14.4 Mb </li></ul>
  14. 14. Identified Best Fit Option <ul><li>Imagine Wimmax </li></ul><ul><li>The Most Cost Effective provider while offering a workable speed of 3Mb to the client and VOIP telephony add On at €15 per month </li></ul><ul><li>Service is available at the speeds offered and service is uninterupted , contention slowness has not been an issue. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Glossary of Terminology <ul><li>Contention Ratio - this is the number of users who are also using the same line or wireless service that you access, for example if you have a contention ration of 10:1 there are ten users using a single line. </li></ul><ul><li>ADSL – Asymmetric digital subscriber line, this is a fixed line accessing the users property </li></ul><ul><li>VOIP – voice over internet protocol, this gives the user the ability to talk over the internet line to another user </li></ul><ul><li>Wi-Fi - The name of a popular wireless networking technology that uses radio waves to provide wireless high-speed Internet and network connections. The Wi-Fi Alliance, the organization that owns the Wi-Fi (registered trademark) term specifically defines Wi-Fi as any &quot;wireless local area network (WLAN) products that are based on the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers' (IEEE) 802.11 standards.“ </li></ul><ul><li>Broadband – is a data transmission on a single line with many channels being carried </li></ul>
  16. 16. Bibliography <ul><li>undefined. (n.d.). Broadband. In Webopedia . Retrieved October 28,2011, from http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/broadband.html . </li></ul><ul><li>undefined. (n.d.). Wimax. In Wimax . Retrieved October 28,2011, from http://www.imagine.ie/ . </li></ul><ul><li>undefined. (n.d.). Business Broadband. In Wicklow Broadband . Retrieved October 28,2011, from http://www.wicklowbroadband.com/business-broadband.html . </li></ul><ul><li>* Internet Speed Test was carried out on the Iamagine Wimax plan on http://speedtest.net/ </li></ul>

×