Free internet in Samsun light rail
Samsun light rail system in the free Internet application with implementing it was reported that this is a first in Turkey.
In the transport sector first and only woman working in the world workshop Electricity - Electronics Engineer Electrical Maintenance Supervisor hope Özsoy holding Bostanci within Samulaş, tram to the Internet modem placing during the journey of the passengers gives a chance to get online has scored a first in Turkey. Putting 2 internet modems on each tram, Samulaş started to provide unlimited and free internet service to its passengers.
Stating that the internet service on the tram is a project of Samulaş, Samulaş General Manager Akın Üner said, “Almost 60 percent of our passengers are university students and the vast majority of them are technology-friendly passengers. Most of our passengers are people who can use smart phones and have computers. Can we provide these passengers with "free and unlimited internet service?" We exchanged ideas. After that, we carried out R&D studies. We met with Turkcell and combined their technological facilities with ours. We installed 2 modems on each tram. In this way, 250 passengers can connect to the Internet at the same time, unlimitedly and free of charge. During a 35-minute journey, we can easily enable our passengers to do their own homework and communicate via social media, if they wish.
Akın Üner gave the following information about the project: “We made this project under very favorable conditions in return of an advertisement agreement with Turkcell. Only the service fee we spend on ordinary internet connection was reflected on us. After the commissioning of this service, many provinces operating rail systems such as Istanbul, Eskişehir and Konya contacted us and received information. At the international meeting we held in Samsun recently, our colleagues such as Norway, Sweden and Italy, who are the operators of the rail system like us, said that they did not see such a service in Europe. What we do not know whether Europe but examples of this project is a first in Turkey. This service had positive reflections for us. "
Samulaş of Samsun in the first technology underlines that it has a vision to become the company's "first again in the near future we are working on pioneering projects in Turkey and in the world. We will offer these projects to the people of Samsun in a short time. ”
Citizens entering the internet on the tram said they liked the application very much.
Source : http://www.stargundem.com