Digital Bangladesh: Prospect or Mere Dream

The Probpower of Digital Bangladesh delay relation to Order Submitted To Md. Saiful Islam Associate Professor Chairman, Department of Management Islamic University, Kushtia Submitted by Md. Toufiqur Rahman BBA (hon’s) 8th Semester Roll Number: 0405002 Session: 2004-2005 Department of Management Islamic University, Kushtia Date of Submission Tpotent of Contents Chapter| Title| page| 1| Digital Keep-adeal-out 1. 1 Meaning of Digital Keep-adeal-out 1. Digital Keep-adeal-out in Bangladesh : A Global Comparison| | 2| Probpower of Digital Bangladesh 2021 delay relation to Education2. 1 Meaning of Digital Bangladesh2. 2 Digital Bangladesh in Education| | 3| References | |Chapter 1 Digital Keep-adeal-out 1. 1 Meaning of Digital Keep-adeal-out This digital form has created a mark new economic sector that solely did not consist anteriorly. Computers, late teledespatch and the Internet all subjugate despatch costs and smash down geographical borders. In the plain nations synod policies are nature symmetrical which attempts o fix that all citizens succeed get opening to entrance the efficacious use of ICTs in arrange to qualify them to join-in in the orderal, political and economic activities and destructive mode. Plain countries are getting abundantly blessing from the progression of ICT. So, there is a digital keep-adeal-out unordered plain and lay-opening countries. The concept of the digital keep-adeal-out has been used to highlight dissent in electronic entrance to distinguishledge installed on economic, career, ethnic or political colresiduum and/or geographical residuum.The signal digital keep-adeal-out has been applied to the gap that consists in most countries unordered those delay fitted entrance to the tools of Comprehension and Despatch Technologies (ICTs), and those delayout such entrance or skills. It is “a gap, which tends to enlarge, is manufactured unordered those prop-souls that can entrance new distinguishledge and despatch tools such as phones, TV sets or the Internet, and those who are too unsatisfactory to get them unordered the accept’s and the accept nots” (de Munster, 2004).People prop in plain countries accept the best entrance to the fastest computers, best telephone services, competitive Internet Service Providers, and a abundance of pleased and inoculation pertinent to their lives. On the other workman, herd prop in lay-opening countries accept poor entrance or no entrance at all to these technologies. The colresiduum “accept nots” as-well don’t accept the past power to use ICTs and equpotent they don’t distinguish that technology can form their animation easier. The genuine gap unordered these two collocations of herd is denominated the “digital keep-apart” (Giri, 2002). Digital keep-adeal-out as-well refers to a “perceived dissimilarity in entrance to, division, and use of distinguishledge technology unordered two or past populations” (www. Bridges. org). The digital keep-adeal-out – the gap unordered those who accept entrance and the power to use ICT, and those who do not – dross gigantic entrance. (Legard, 2001): For specimen 1. The example Internet bandwidth in Africa is similar to that in the Brazilian city of Sao Paolo. 2. The example Internet bandwidth in all of Latin America is similar to that in Seoul, South Korea. 3. In the United States, 54. 3 percent of citizens use the Internet, compared to a global medium of 6. 7 percent.In the Indian subcontinent, the relation is 0. 4 percent. 1. 2 Digital Keep-adeal-out in Bangladesh: A Global Similitude The ICT foundation of Bangladesh is not distinguished delayout some friendly initiatives by the Synod and by not-public entrepreneurs. Computer use in Bangladesh instituted delay a mainframe computer in 1964. The Internet came in Bangladesh in 1993 and IP connectivity in 1996. In April 2000, the Synod delaydraws taxes on VSAT behind that, the use of Internet scenario of the aver has been changing eagerly. Presently, there are closely 266 ISPs serving for accountholders-installed connectivity delay past than 500,000 users.The Ministry of Science and Comprehension and Despatch Technology favorite the open ICT prudence in 2002. South East Asia-Middle East-West Europe (SEA-ME-WE-4) is a submarine cpotent consortium connecting 14 counties at 16 landing avers. Bangladesh subsubjoined the consortium and authorized a MoU on 4 September 2002 at Bali in Indonesia, and then authorized the Construction and Maintenance Agreement in 2004 in Dubai. Behind impure years of joining the consortium, on 21 May 2006, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh started this submarine cpotent connecting delay Bangladesh.The example elongation of the cpotent is 22,000 km (approx. ), where the Bangladesh landing aver is 1,260 km abroad from the Cox’s Bazar shore. Despite all these the digital keep-adeal-out in Bangladesh is abundantly bigger than other countries in the cosmos-people. Some Statistical grounds show that the aver is keep-apartd in two collocations approximately 99. 8% and 0. 2 % from which the latter is digitally disciplined. A global similitude is shown on the instant page to discover out the collocation of Bangladesh. References Bridges. org. Spanning the digital keep-apart: intelligence and tackling the issues. www. bridges. org/pning e Munster, IL (2004). The digital keep-adeal-out in Latin America: a fact deem. 70th IFLA General Consultation and Council.Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22-27 August 2004. Giri, J (2002). Digital Divide. Paper exhibited at ICT and bud for computer fellowship of Nepal IT consultation, January 26-27, 2002 in Kathmandu. (www. correlativeness. org/resources/itpoverty. htm) Cosmos-mass Bank (2005). Cosmos-mass bud indicators 2005. Washington, DC: Cosmos-mass Bank Cosmos-mass Bank (2006). Cosmos-mass bud indicators 2006. Washington, DC: Cosmos-mass Bank Chapter 2 Probpower of Digital Bangladesh 2021 2. 1 Meaning of Digital Bangladesh Digital Bangladesh" is currently the most invariably used opinion in politics, resources, unordered the intellectuals and the affpotent societies. Since our Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in her deal-outy's sselection rule pledged to lay-open a digital Bangladesh by 2021, it has attached a powerful vision to the citizens of Bangladesh.Let us now perpend the buzzsignal digital Bangladesh. What does it genuinely average? Moving towards digital Bangladesh does not involve that the modish pubescent collocations of the aver succeed be past uncertain consumers of high-tech devices enjoy computers, digital cameras, ultimate mould ductile sets or camcorders etc. ased on high-speed Internet infrabuilding and prefer the dejuice amelioration. Rather discarding this external expectation, we insufficiency to deem the signal ‘digital Bangladesh’ objectively. Broadly weighty, a digital community fixs an ICT driven distinguishledge-installed community where distinguishledge succeed be preparedly adapted on cord and where all potential tasks of the synod, semi-synod and as-well not-public spheres succeed be modeed using the aver of the art technology.So, a digital Bangladesh must answer-for fertile and efficacious use of late ICT in all spheres of the community delay a judgment to founding cheerful governance. In other signal, making Bangladesh a digital one, we accept to found technology driven e-governance, e-commerce, e-production, e-agriculture, e-health etc. in the community emphasizing the overall bud of the vile herd, the main stakeholders of the aver. In the arena of ICT, our simply sublime consummation lies in Ductile teledespatch which has brought an unanticipated transmute in teledespatch scenario of the aver.However, in the other spheres of ICT, our victory is very petty and we are stagnant far abroad from transforming ourselves into a distinguishledge-installed community. Building cogent ICT infrabuilding is the pre-requisite for making Bangladesh a digital one. For this, we insufficiency to nucleus on the order method earliest, consequently the possibility of digital Bangladesh can simply be increased when we succeed be potent to discipline our instant progeny delay the cheap of ICT. Exhibit ICT Profile of Bangladesh on the account of Asia-Pacific Bud Comprehension Program is shown on the instant page. 2. Digital Bangladesh in Order Digital Bangladesh in order can be visualized when the order method succeed be wholly relying to the digital methods. Currently the aver’s order method is no way neighboring to the digital methods.The tellers yield their lectures using transmitted books and sombre boards. The students are going to their appertaining institutions, hearing lectures, cramming anteriorly scrutiny, visible in the scrutiny and getting degrees. In penny judgment order method in Bangladesh succeed be digital if we can complete the followings by the year 2021. ) First Order Level: All the students in the first flatten should accept a basic distinguishledge of ICT by the example of their first flatten order. b) Unimportant Order Level: Students should exercise technical aspects of the hypothetical distinguishledge they perform. c) Tertiary Order Level: Students should try to discover out the ways to use ICT in their appertaining arena of deem and lay-open themselves.d) Lecturing System: Teachers should be using computers and the Internet to tell their students in the most fitted way and delay the ultimate distinguishledge. ) Exams and Results: The students succeed answer in exams oncord and the results succeed be published delayin seconds behind the end of the exams. f) 2. 3 Exhibit Scenario of Digital Order in Bangladesh At exhibit there is no building for digital order in Bangladesh in the first, unimportant and surpassing unimportant flatten of order. Students do not accept rectify ideas environing the rectify use of distinguishledge and despatch technology and performing digital distinguishledge. At the university flatten the simply a deal-out of students are performing digital order formally.