ITEC-Ohio, ADEC to Test New Satellite Technologies for Use in Distance Education to Remote, Underserved Areas

November 21, 2001

Internet2 Technology Evaluation Center of Ohio (ITEC-Ohio), and the American Distance Education Consortium (ADEC), have announced collaborative efforts to develop and deploy new technologies over satellite networks that are being used to provide distance education programming to underserved and rural areas of the United States. ADEC is a national consortium of 60 state and land grant institutions providing economic and distance education programs and services via Internet satellite links.