By Topic

Alternative paths to broadband deployment

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Hundt, R.E. ; C. Ross Partners LLC, Bethesda, MD, USA ; Rosston, G.L.

Widespread deployment of broadband technology may well be the next wave of the computer and communications revolutions. No one knows what technology, business plan, marketing idea, or combination of such ideas will best serve customers or succeed in the marketplace. As a result, government policy should not favor or disfavor any type of plan to provide these services. The computer industry provides a great model for widespread deployment of advanced technology with the government acting as a referee to ensure competitive service provision. In this way customers will get to decide which services they desire and are worth their support

Published in:

Communications Magazine, IEEE  (Volume:36 ,  Issue: 7 )