iTWeb: KZN Schools Get Cut-Rate Internet
Jun 27, 2003, 20:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Whitford)
"New Cape Town company Wizzy Digital Courier has devised a way
to bypass many of the costs of setting up and running a school
computer LAN by using old equipment, the Linux operating system and
Telkom's R7 Callmore package.
"Wizzy co-founder Andy Rabagliati, who sits on the board of the
Cape Town IT initiative Bandwidth Barn, came up with the idea a
number of years ago and has set up the system with the help of his
partner, Larry Wood.
"The entrepreneurs have set up the system in four rural schools
in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) in the past year..."