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HERMES-GIOTTO - High Transfer Rate Medicine and Education Services by Satellite

 

EU Programme

European Space Agency – Artes 3

 

 

First contracting partner


Telecom Italia

 

 

Objectives


The objective of Hermes-Giotto project is to implement a number of pilot activities both in telemedicine and teleducation, using services of satellite communication, mainly the Internet through satellite, and specialised hardware and software platforms.
The project aims to demonstrate the system validity in order to promote the concept of tele-education/medicine through satellite in several environments due to the use of DVB standards.
For this purpose the pilot activities were exploited to achieve a fully operational product, that is ready to be marketed.

 

 

Duration

The project is ended

 

 

Partners

Telecom Italia
CITEC
Telespazio
NETTUNO - Network per l'Università Ovunque