Object_Id : 9
Title : IC549: Ipswich Broadband Pilot Study
Node_Type : Production
Format : HTML
Address : http://web/projects/IC549/005.Project_Deliverables/Report/Final/
Abstract : A study of:
- the current broadband infrastructure in the Ipswich region;
- the current broadband-enabled services (information, etc.)
- recommendations for providing a broadband infrastructure
and services for the Ipswich region.
The information/recommendations were to support a funding
Date_Entry_Created : 12/09/96
Entry_Created_By : jane
Entry_Last_Modified_By : jane
Project_Code : IC549
Project_Type : development
Project_Status : complete
Contact_Person : Michael Hinchliffe
Current_or_Final_PM : Michael Hinchliffe
Current_or_Final_AE : Greg Thiele
Customer_Contact : Peter Gillard and Darryl Cross
Customer : Ipswich City Council, for the Ipswich Regional Development Corporation
Owner_of_Works : ICC, presumably (reports anyway) - check
Support_re_Ownership : check contract (filed [where?])
Usage_Conditions : Presumably the reports are confidential from our
viewpoint, although some of the reports were to
be submitted to the Federal Government.
Presumably they are also copyright ICC (check!).
Date_Opportunity_Raised : Jan 96?
Date_Proj_Started_Work : Mar 96
Date_Project_Completed : Jul 96
CiTR_people_involved : Michael Hinchliffe,
Customer_people_involved: Peter Gillard,
Other_Contributors : Many organisations were contacted (for
information, for user requirements, etc.).
- see the list in the final report.
Related_Projects : Earlier projects were IC383 and IC383.1
- these were precursors to
the setting up of the Ipswich Global Info
Links (GIL). Some aspects of IC549 were about
enhancements to GIL.
Additional_Info : See also the web pages produced for the project on
the GIL web site -
During IC549 we learnt quite a lot about
broadband (in Australia & overseas) and about
high band width / future Internet services.
We got some newspaper publicity.
There is a "CiTR Customer Connections" article at
[put URL here].