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Birth of Broadband: Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 

Foreword 

Acknowledgements 

Glossary 

List of Abbreviations and Acronyms 

Chapter one: Broadband Dreams 

1.1 What will broadband do for me? 
1.
2 What will broadband do for society? 
1.3
What will broadband do for the industry? 
1.4
Structure of the report 

Chapter Two: Technologies For Broadband 

2.1 What is broadband? 
2.2
Fixed-line infrastructure 
2.3
Wireless
2.4
Other broadband technologies
2.5
Technology choices
2.6
Conclusion

Chapter Three: Supplying Broadband 

3.1 Broadband supply and demand 
3.2
Current trends 
3.3
Corporate strategies 
3.4
The role of government 
3.5
Conclusion 

Chapter Four: Using Broadband 

4.1 How broadband is used 
4.2
Consumer-oriented services
4.3
Public services
4.4
Business applications
4.5
Content 
4.6
Conclusion

Chapter Five: Regulatory and Policy Aspects 

5.1 Trends in broadband competition 
5
.2 The need for effective regulation 
5
.3 Facilitating market entry 
5
.4 Ensuring fair competition
5
.5 Universal service 
5
.6 Conclusion 

Chapter Six: Promoting Broadband 

6.1 Promotion and growth 
6
.2 Why promote broadband? 
6
.3 Success factors for broadband: what drives successful broadband take-up? 
6
.4 Promoting demand 
6
.5 Promoting broadband supply 
6
.6 Conclusion 

Chapter Seven: Broadband and the Information Society

7.1  Technology and information for a knowledge-based society
7
.2  The impact of broadband
7
.3  Developmental perspectives-Accessibility, affordability and universal service
7
.4  International cooperation to make it happen? 
7
.5  Conclusion

Broadband Statistical Tables A

Technical Notes A

 

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