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    1. 1. Broadband Services in Ireland Tullamore & Surround ing Area Mary Lambe DL242/4 - N00063191 New Media Technology
    2. 2. What is Internet? The Internet is a worldwide system of of interconnected computer networks that transmit data by using the standard Internet Protocol(IP). <ul><li>What is Internet Protocol (IP)? </li></ul><ul><li>Internet Protocol (IP) is the set of techniques for transmitting data over the internet. Every device connected to the internet is given a unique IP number known as an address. This identifies the device among others connected to the network (internet). </li></ul>
    3. 3. What is BROADBAND Internet? <ul><li>Broadband Internet is a high-speed data rate Internet access, in whch the bandwidth is shared by more than one simlateous signal. </li></ul>
    4. 4. 3 Types of Broadband Available <ul><li>DSL - DSL is a form of broadband high-speed Internet that involves transmitting and receiving data over traditional telephone lines. ハ This type of Internet connection is considered メ always on モ because the line remains connected even when not in use. </li></ul><ul><li>Cable - cable modem lets you hook up your computer to a cable television line to receive data at about the same rate as DSL subscribers </li></ul><ul><li>Satallite - satellites are used to gather data and information from an ISP on land and then transmit that information to a satellite in the atmosphere. It then gets transferred back in the form of uploads and downloads to a receiving dish on land. </li></ul>
    5. 5. Broadband Available in the Tullamore (Offaly) Area <ul><li>BT Broadband </li></ul><ul><li>Eircom </li></ul><ul><li>Perlico </li></ul><ul><li>Digiweb </li></ul><ul><li>Imagine/Irish Broadband </li></ul>
    6. 6. A small fact on each of these companies <ul><li>BT Ireland - one of the leading providers of communications solutions and services in the world. BT uses a fibre optic network, submarine cables, wireless which provide a unique operating network. </li></ul><ul><li>Eircom - principal provider of fixed-line telecommunications services in Ireland. </li></ul><ul><li>Imagine - a pan-European communications provider with offices in Ireland, the Netherlands and the USA. </li></ul><ul><li>Digiweb - Ireland’s leading independent telecommunications company. Digiweb owns and operates Ireland’s largest alternative last-mile access network. </li></ul><ul><li>Perlico - a subsidiary of Vodafone provide unlimited high-speed Broadband, Pay as you go or time based dial-up Internet packages, wireless alternatives and VoIP services </li></ul>
    7. 7. BT Broadband <ul><li>24mbps </li></ul><ul><li>Price: €40 per month </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Modem included </li></ul><ul><li>No connection Fee </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited Usage Allowance </li></ul><ul><li>Recommended for online software & file management </li></ul>
    8. 8. Eircom Small Business <ul><li>24mbps </li></ul><ul><li>Price: €99 </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Modem Included </li></ul><ul><li>No Connection Fee </li></ul><ul><li>Free Wifi access out & about </li></ul><ul><li>Self installation </li></ul><ul><li>*Eircom phoneline required </li></ul>
    9. 9. Imagine <ul><li>6mb Pro </li></ul><ul><li>Price €270 </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Modem Included </li></ul><ul><li>Connection Fee €150 </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited Usage Allowance </li></ul>
    10. 10. Digiweb <ul><li>24mb </li></ul><ul><li>Price €94.95 </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Router Included </li></ul><ul><li>Connection Fee €44.01 </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited Usage Allowance </li></ul>
    11. 11. Perlico <ul><li>36gb </li></ul><ul><li>Price: €46 per month </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless Modem Included </li></ul><ul><li>No Connection Fee </li></ul><ul><li>Always on Broadband </li></ul><ul><li>*Perlico landline required </li></ul>
    12. 12. Possible Minimum Yearly Cost 12months BT Eircom Imagine € 480 € 1188 € 3240 Digiweb Perlico € 1139.40 € 552
    13. 13. And the winner is…..? <ul><li>As I am the owner of a small event management business, I rely heavily on the internet, therefore speed and cost is important to me. </li></ul><ul><li>After researching the options available to me I have chosen the BT broadband. Their price is the best value and the speed of the connection will allow me to achieve what I need to run my business successfully. </li></ul>
    14. 14. Where in the world!! <ul><li>If my business was situated in Sydney, Australia I would have to undertake a study to see what telecommunications compnay would offer me the best deal for business broadband. My location is my past address of Rose Bay in the Eastern Suburbs. </li></ul>
    15. 15. Main Internet Providers in Oz <ul><li>Optus </li></ul><ul><li>Telstra </li></ul><ul><li>Big Pond </li></ul><ul><li>Vodafone </li></ul><ul><li>Virgin Mobile </li></ul>
    16. 16. Best option for me in Rose Bay! <ul><li>Telstra Broadband </li></ul><ul><li>Telstra are offering a package of Unlimited usage for $300 dollars per month, considering the exchange rate and the costs of other companies, this is the best I can find that will accommodate me in the Eastern Suburbs. </li></ul>
    17. 17. T <ul><li>Australia's leading telecommunications and information services company, with one of the best known brands in the country. </li></ul><ul><li>Provide integrated telecommunications services to the vast geographical coverage through both fixed and mobile network infrastructure. </li></ul>
    18. 18. Telstra Business Broadband Specs <ul><li>512/512 Kbps </li></ul><ul><li>Account Set Up Fee - 24 month term$0/12 month term $90 </li></ul><ul><li>Unlimited Usage </li></ul><ul><li>Also Offering </li></ul><ul><li>10 x Business Mail POP email boxes with web mail access </li></ul><ul><li>1x Business Domain^ name registered and hosted (e.g. </li></ul><ul><li>Static IP address </li></ul><ul><li>Secure access to CustData – our service management and reporting tool online </li></ul><ul><li>Australian-based 24x7 business technical helpdesk </li></ul><ul><li>Remote working capabilities* </li></ul><ul><li>A range of optional tools and services </li></ul>