Tag Archives: Broadband

Reducing cost of high speed internet roll-out – new EU consultation

Reducing cost of high speed internet roll-out – new EU consultation

DG Connect, the European Commission’s newly-branded directorate in charge of the Digital Agenda flagship policy has announced a new consultation aimed at helping to reduce the costs of investment in and the final retail price of, broadband. The public consultation runs until 20th July 2012. High-speed Internet underpins all sectors of the economy and will be the […]

S.1040 Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011

S.1040 Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011

Summary The Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011 intends to enhance public safety by making more spectrum available to public safety entities, to facilitate the development of a public safety broadband network, to provide standards for the spectrum needs of public safety entities, and for other purposes. Subject areas Science, Technology, Communications Administrative law and […]