John Charles Francis

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this paper addresses an emerging business opportunity for utilising the fixed broadband access line (local loop) as a public resource. The approach foresees WiFi as an access for both private and public users with wireless gateways to the fixed network installed in private residences, business premises and telephone kiosks. By such means, authorized public(More)
Open Broadband Access Networks are an innovative approach to establish high capacity mobile networks, whereby private Wireless Local Area Networks and associated access lines are made available for public use. In this vision, public mobile users share privately owned resources supported by appropriate handover. Where several handover possibilities present(More)
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