Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative
Filter by tags:

Primary tabs



Search results

  1. Create Graphs

    A hundred indicators of the European information society, comparing progress across countries and over time. Select a graph or watch the tutorial at the bottom of the page   1. Analyse one indicator across countries 2. See the evolution of one indicator o ...

    Jan Arkady Mali... - 02/07/2015 - 10:06

  2. Defining your broadband plan

    An effective broadband plan should clarify how broadband investment will help to achieve the objectives of the overall local/regional development programme. This section shall help to clarify what questions need to be considered when developing a broadban ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 03/07/2015 - 13:51

  3. Broadband business models

    This section describes the different business models available to public authorities and other market actors. A business model defines the roles and responsibilities of different actors in the broadband value chain with a specific focus on the public auth ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:30

  4. Actors in the broadband value chain

    The basic roles of Physical Infrastructure Provider (PIP), Network Provider (NP) and Service Provider (SP) can be taken by different actors. Backbone PIP The Backbone Physical Infrastructure Provider owns and operates the passive infrastructure in the bac ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:30

  5. Investment models

    Investment models present involvement opportunities especially interesting for a public authority that engages in regional broadband development. The choice of one model over another is a political decision based on the cultural and socio-economic situati ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:31

  6. Four key strategic choices

    When implementing a broadband project, four key strategy choices that influence the evolution and success of the project have to be made. Those choices have to be in line with the goals in the broadband plan, giving substantial support in achieving the de ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:31

  7. Comparison of Technologies

    The availability of different broadband technologies is an important factor for a fast and qualitative expansion of broadband infrastructure, meeting different local needs occurring form topography and population structure. With DSL, cable access, the opt ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:32

  8. Choosing the right infrastructure type for the broadband network

    Each situation will present different logistic, economic, demographic conditions, and hence different infrastructure solutions may be best suited. When deciding on the appropriate first-mile infrastructure, the following questions should be answered: What ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:32

  9. Financing the broadband project

    Financing models define how the deployment of broadband network can be financed by public and private funds. Public intervention should focus on reducing the cost of investment, and where necessary provide public funding within the framework of national s ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 06/07/2015 - 14:33

  10. In-building infrastructure

    Articles 8 and 9 of the Directive on measures to reduce the cost of deploying high-speed electronic communications networks (2014/61/EU) ensure high-speed-ready, accessible in-building physical infrastructure in all newly constructed  and majorly renovate ...

    Magdalena Jähler - 28/07/2015 - 17:00