State owned telco BSNL will install around 10,000 WiFi hotspots at government schools in Kerala at both lower and upper primary levels under Kerala government’s “The IT@School Project”, reports IANS. The WiFi project claims to provide speeds up to 2 mbps per hotspot. Schools will have pay a subsidized package amount of Rs 5,000 per year for the WiFi service; the project will go live by November 1. In addition to WiFi, the IT@School Project will provide a comprehensive software on IT training and other aggregated digital training content to students at the primary level. The project also claims to have deployed broadband Internet connection at 5,000 high schools, higher secondary schools and other educational institutions in Kerala, added the report. Last month, the Tamil Nadu government in a similar project said that it will offer free WiFi facilities in…
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