ICT are all tools used both in schools and companies, which help to convey information, as well as be used as working tools for the construction of knowledge, especially in the course of the educational stages.
It is incredible how small the world has become. I am currently searching for an internship with an american company. The things I have to do for school or even the study field that I am currently studying would be allmost impossible to do 20 years ago.
With Australia's National Broadband Network (NBN) now well and truly underway it is important to look at what will be the real value of this new infrastructure. The infrastructure that is now being built offers a range of features such as ubiquitousness, affordability, low latency, high speed and high capacity.
It will link millions of devices, such as sensors, that will enable us to manage our environment, traffic, infrastructures, and our society as a whole much more efficiently and effectively.
This Internet of Things' is going to be a real game-changer. It will transform every single sector of society and the economy and it will be out of this environment that new businesses - and indeed new industries - will be born.
This is one of the reasons so many overseas ICT companies are increasing their presence in Australia. The NBN is an ideal test-bed for such developments. A great deal of attention is being paid to cloud computing and the NBN can be viewed as one gigantic cloud