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Multimedia Victoria Broadband Access and Effective use AICTEC Forum Nov 2006 Andrew Skewes Director – Policy, Multimedia Victoria Who is Multimedia Victoria? http://www.mmv.vic.gov.au/broadband The Victorian State agency for ICT – focussed on:

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Multimedia Victoria

Broadband Access and Effective use

AICTEC Forum Nov 2006

Andrew Skewes

Director – Policy, Multimedia Victoria


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Who is Multimedia Victoria? http://www.mmv.vic.gov.au/broadband

  • The Victorian State agency for ICT – focussed on:

    • Effective ICT use in government administration and service delivery;

    • Local ICT industry development;

    • Digital divide; and

    • Broadband infrastructure and services deployment for economic and social development.

  • Broadband Framework is key policy document


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Key relevant Broadband Framework enabling programs

  • Telecommunications Purchasing & Management Strategy (the procurement vehicle for WoVG telecommunications)

  • $89m VicSmart program:

    • Provides more than 1,600 Victorian Government schools with a high speed (4 megabit/sec) broadband connection (fibre tails, cost effective upgrades as demanded)

  • $15m Broadband Innovation Fund – demonstrating the innovative and effective use of broadband in service delivery


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Broadband Innovation Fund (BIF)

  • Created to finance new and innovative uses of broadband by Victorian Government agencies

  • BIF funds pilots that stretch the boundaries of what can be done to deliver government services in a better and more cost effective way

  • Funding pool valued at $15 million to be delivered over three years (2004 – 2007)

  • Focus on health, education, sustainability and environment


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$2.8m Knowledge Network (a BIF project)

  • Consists of:

    • VGEX (a gateway that enables the connection of Victorian agency clouds to ASPs, ISPs and other networks)

    • Australian Academic and Research Network (AARNET) and Cultural Broadband Network (CBN) connections

    • demonstrations utilising these infrastructures

  • Rationale: COIns don’t just reside within the Vic Gov; public content on-Net; more effective ASP supply, etc



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CBN and AARNET Connectivity

Connectivity component of Knowledge Networks project is limited to the provision of:

  • a link from VGEx to CBN; and

  • a link from VGEx to AARNET to enable provision of AARNET content via VGEx to Telecommunications Carriage Services (TCS) connected WoVG departments and agencies.


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Far East Gippsland BIF Project

  • Total project value of $2.16 million over 3 years

  • 10 school communities across Far East Gippsland

  • Optical fibre internet access

  • Video conferencing facilities and electronic interactive whiteboards

  • Delivering cutting edge technology to more than 1000 students and 100 teachers


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Learning Snapshot: IP Enabled Learning


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BIF Enabled Online Communications

  • “I feel much less isolated at Tubbut, the state’s most geographically isolated school. The possibilities with this technology are endless.”

    Carmel Stevens

    Principal Tubbut PS


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Yarra Valley BIF Project

  • $12.7 million world class, technology rich eLearning environment

  • Cluster of 48 schools where ICT is integrated into every aspect of the school curriculum

  • Characterised by a range of technologies working together to allow any student to access learning anytime and anywhere

  • Driving significant improvements in teacher and student effectiveness


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Further information

From:

www.mmv.vic.gov.au/broadband

Thank-you.


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