Sharing in 800 MHz band

The study identified technical constraints that would apply if LTE, HSPA+ and GSM‑R base stations were operating in adjacent spectrum in the 800 MHz band.  As part of the study the key interference (sharing) mechanisms were identified as shown in red below: The co-existence analysis was based on the calculation of the effective interfering emission power[…]

The economic value of spectrum use in Europe

Plum provided the GSMA with independent estimates of the economic value of eight major applications of spectrum. These applications included mobile services, wireless LANs, terrestrial broadcasting, and satellite broadcasting. The consumer surplus generated by these applications was estimated across the EU 27 member states in 2013 and 2023.  In each case the methodology and assumptions[…]

Relevant markets in the telecoms sector – The Times They Are a-Changin’

Plum conducted a study for ETNO of developments since the last review of the telecommunications market in Europe in 2007 and their implications for the list of relevant markets susceptible to regulation.  The study considered technology and market developments since the last review and anticipated to 2015 and beyond.  The study also took into account[…]