Now there is access to the Internet at the trading station Yuribey in Tazovskiy district. It became the first trading station in Yamal that received the access to the World Wide Web. This information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the company “Rostelecom”.
The organization fulfilled assemblage of telecommunication equipment. Communication operators of “Rostelecom” organized sending signals on the satellite technology. A WiFi access point, which allows connecting to the Internet at the speed of 1-2 Mbit/s on the area in 50 meters from the transceiver, was mounted at the trading station.
In addition, equipment providing cellular communication was installed. Subscribers of any operator will be able to make calls here.
Internet users at the trading station will be able to receive municipal and state services in the electronic form without going to settlements.
It should be noted that the trading station Yuribey is located in the north of the Gydan Peninsula at the distance more than 650 kilometers away from the regional capital. There are 65 kilometers away to the south to the nearest settlement Gyda. The trading station, like other stopping points of nomadic people, play a significant role in life activity of indigenous population and citizens leading the traditional way of life. Fishermen and their families live here, reindeer herders stop during seasonal drives of reindeer.
“Yuribey is one of the most infrastructure-developed trading stations in Tazovskiy. Here, in addition to a store, there is a nomadic kindergarten, a medical point, where it is possible to receive the first aid. But earlier it was possible to contact with “the mainland” only with use of a payphone. It is in our power to make life of tundra-dwellers more comfortable, to create all conditions to support life of people leading the traditional way of life, to simplify interaction with the authorities and to provide receiving of necessary services. Appearing of the Internet at the trading station will solve these issues”, said the head of Tazovskiy district Vasily Parshakov.
The project was fulfilled by the administration of the municipality.