Broadband Research Issues, Trevor BarrPresentation Transcript
1 March 2009 - A national fibre –to –the premises network to connect 90% of homes, schools and work places with speeds of 100 Mgps A new PPP company with majority( 51%) government ownership and 49 % private sector ownership. New company will invest up to $43 billion over 8 years to build the NBN. The government will sell down its interest within 5 year after the network is built. Wholesale network only with ‘open access’ to all parties.
Broadband is not InternetSource: Lyse Tele, Norway Broadband access Internet access Broadband access and Internet access (IA) are two different things.
The broadband access carries Managed IP-services while the Internet access carries Unmanaged* IP-services.
2000 2006 * unmanaged from a network operators view