The Benefits of the Rural High Speed Internet in Texas.
The problems that are mainly based on distance and time may be solved through rural high speed internet. The rural residents are thus given the opportunity to participate in the activities that are mainly used in the establishment of the country economically. Communications have been encouraged and increased through the broadband technology which has been able to eliminate the constraints of business models which are based on the rural regions. In effect, the less developed regions in Texas have been given the ability to compete with the economy of the rest of the developed cities in Texas. The economy of the whole country has been positively affected by the introduction of broadband in the rural areas of Texas, while affecting the whole country socially at the same time. These benefits have mainly resulted through the making high speed internet available for the rural areas. It has been established that very many benefits have resulted through the rural high speed internet. Amoung the vast advantages of the services that are provided through the broadband internet is that it has provided the community access to education and medical care. These services have greatly saved the people the trouble of having to move through long distances in search of education and medical services. The rural libraries in Texas have also been enhanced by the high speed internet. Global information as well as the cultural resources are some of the benefits that are enjoyed by the rural people.
These services have also been extended to the farmers giving them the ability to access information on the weather patterns and the amount of money that is required for the farm products in the available markets. The high speed networks have also provided the farmers with knowledge through which they may market their products. The rural markets which are not allowed to sell their products on the local markets are given the ability to sell their products on the rest of the global markets through the services that are provide by broadband. Air band has been committed to fix a microwave network in the rural areas so that beneficial services may be provided for the rural people. They operate by relaying a microwave signal through the small radios which are fixed on the trees unobtrusive masts. They are located so that they may overcome the physical barriers such as the hills and. Digital divide is the name that has been given to the gap that is found between the regions that are suffering from bandwidth deficiency and the ones that are have no difficulty in accessing network. Research has indicated that the small communities which are mainly found in the rural areas with quality broadband access are able to make both the short and the long term benefits. Creation of job opportunities and the business activities is some of the short term benefits.