Unformatted text preview: product movement, as described above. How does the use of wireless telephone systems save money?- It saved the company money by replacing the portable walkie-talkies and landline telephones in the mine and by using a VoIP wireless telephone system over the wireless LAN. (the company can have a more extensive communication system at lower cost than the land-based system).- as the tunnels in use at the mine change, wireless stations can be moved more readily than wire-based systems and provide a communication system that can be maintained at a lower cost 2. Which wireless applications are the most important in this case? Support your answer. The Wi-Fi network and the RFID tags are likely the most important, as they permit Inco to accurately and economically track the movement of miners and ore, helping to protect the safety of the miners and the corporate assets....
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- Spring '09
- Personal digital assistant, Wi-Fi, Wireless applications, Miners