Pilot Project for the implementation of the Distance Education Service

Greek Telecommunications Organization (OTE)
Delegate Organization: 
Project period: 
Sunday, February 1, 1998 to Monday, June 1, 1998

The project aimed at the implementation and demonstration of a pilot distance education service, which, in the sequel, may evolve in a commercially available service. More specific, during the project CTI/RU6 designed and implemented a tele-education application based on ISDN technology. The tele-education application supported both synchronous and asynchronous tele-education scenarios. The project was fully implemented by CTI/RU6. During the project took place the following actions:
a) Study and evaluation of similar products
b) Design of pilot application architecture
c) Installation of necessary equipment
d) Implementation of support services for tele-education application (like videoconference service, application service, etc)
e) Implementation of tele-education application based on the support services.