Enhancing the Selection of Communication Technology for Rural Telecommunications: An Analytic Hierarchy Process Model

@article{Andrew2005EnhancingTS,
  title={Enhancing the Selection of Communication Technology for Rural Telecommunications: An Analytic Hierarchy Process Model},
  author={Theo N. Andrew and P. Rahoo and T. Nepal},
  journal={Int. J. Comput. Syst. Signal},
  year={2005},
  volume={6},
  pages={26-34}
}
Rural Telecommunications planning in a developing country is a complex process that has to consider the various interrelationships in a rural sociotechnical system. A primary function of telecommunications planning is the selection or design of the most appropriate technologies for the particular rural application. However, the issues involved in the selection and deployment of rural communication technologies are not only technological, but are often complex and ‘messy’, cutting across various… CONTINUE READING

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