Avanti consulting were applying for the local TV multiplex operator licence being advertised by Ofcom, and had a need for technical support in modelling coverage and interference issues, as well as a ‘letter of support’ for their bid. Extensive modelling of DVB-T single frequency networks was undertaken, taking interference from the current UK DTT network[…]
Governments across the world have developed policies to ensure that all citizens have access to broadband. Given these policies is the concept of universal service still relevant? If so, how should universal service be redefined? And what is the most cost-effective way to deliver universal broadband access?