Empowering WiFi-Based ISPs to Bridge the Rural/Urban Broadband Digital Divide

Award Information
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Branch: N/A
Contract: 2004-33610-14401
Agency Tracking Number: 2004-00373
Amount: $79,984.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Mobilaps, LLC
4423 Lehigh Road, #351, College Park, MD, 20740
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Hisham Kassab
 (617) 388-4540
 hkassab@mobilaps.com
Business Contact
 Hisham Kassab
Title: President and Founder
Phone: (617) 388-4540
Email: hkassab@mobilaps.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
The broadband digital divide between urban and rural areas continues to be a social issue of significant concern, as it limits new opportunities for remote rural communities to access education, health and economic resources. This projects studies the feasibility of a technology that will allow rural mom&pop Broadband ISP's to be economically viable.

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