Box2Access: thin client-like computing terminal intended for Webforce's Key2Access network users.

Details of the organization
WebForce International Federation
International
Civil society entities

Information about the project
Box2Access: thin client-like computing terminal intended for Webforce's Key2Access network users.
The goal project is to provide thin client terminals to the use of WebForce's Key2Access network applications: Internet access, VoIP, etc. This kind of computers have not only a low price but are also very low energy-intensive compared to classic computers and even more refurbished ones. With this kind of terminals, WebForce expects to accelerate the bridging of the digital divide, bringing telephony, Internet access and a very large number of applications with nearly-unlimited possibilities. This system also have more security against viruses and for data integrity.
International implementation
Ongoing from
Every interested industrials capable to produce a low cost thin client device with Wi-Fi connectivity and VoIP capabilities.

WSIS information
* Information and communication infrastructure
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
      * E-business
         * E-commerce and e-trade
         * Enabling environment
         * SME competitiveness
         * Technology and innovation
         * Supply chains and outsourcing
      * E-learning
      * E-health
      * E-employment
         * Expanding income gaps
         * Professional training
      * E-environment
         * Protect environment
         * Ensure sustainable ICTs
         * Monitor/prevent disasters
      * E-agriculture
      * E-science
* Media
* International and regional cooperation
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Project
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes