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Rural Advocate Visit Cybermoor Story

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Rural Advocate Visit Cybermoor Story

  1. 1. RURAL ADVOCATE VISIT
  2. 2. INTRODUCTION Monday pm  Overview  How it works / How it benefits citizens  Managing rural broadband projects  Tuesday am  Impacts  Business case  National context 
  3. 3. WHY CYBERMOOR? UK’s 1st rural broadband co-operative  Founder member of Community Broadband  Network Strategic view of international broadband policy  across via work in EU / USA Day to day delivery of ICT services in England’s  sparsely populated Parish Cabinet Office sponsored Social Enterprise  Ambassador
  4. 4. AFTERNOON PROGRAMME Story of Cybermoor  2pm visit to:  Simon Garlick – homeworker  Educational pursuits centre  Potter  Practical issues running a rural broadband service 
  5. 5. ALSTON
  6. 6. 2001
  7. 7. 2002
  8. 8. 2002
  9. 9. 2004
  10. 10. 2005
  11. 11. 2006
  12. 12. 2007
  13. 13. 2008
  14. 14. 2009
  15. 15. 2010 DISASTER RECOVERY Within a 2 hour drive of Alston  8 million people  15 cities  1000s of businesses  Target: Small to medium sized professional firms  Essential they have ready access to their  customer’s data Too small to have their own stand-by office 
  16. 16. PLAN Base the centre in Nenthead  Identify partner with market credibility  High speed broadband back-up of customers’ data  Database structured for remote customer login  Fitted out offices and meeting rooms for key personnel  Used as a training centre in normal times  Customers pay a small annual membership fee  Cost of actual use included within their ‘loss-of-business’  insurance

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