The regulation of Next generation access – In “Monitoring EU Telecoms Policy”

This paper, published by NEREC, comments on the 2009 European Commission draft recommendation on regulated access to next generation access (NGA), and considers the wider context in terms of market developments – namely the development of internet-based applications and content delivery and the growth of wireless broadband, devices and applications. The objective of the recommendation[…]

IMT / TV co-existence across Africa

The study was required to review the potential availability of UHF TV spectrum (digital dividend) for mobile / BWA services across Africa (in particular in South Africa) and to assess interference between Electronic Communications Networks (ECNs) and TV broadcasting systems in the UHF band.  Guard-band / distance separation requirements were derived to bring interference between[…]