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To develop the network technologies and architectures allowing a generalised and affordable availability of broadband access to European users, including those in less developed regions, peripheral and rural areas.
Outcome expected from this work is:
- optimised access technologies, as a function of the operating environment, at affordable price allowing for a generalized introduction of broadband services in Europe and in less developed regions, and notably for the enlarged Europe in line with the eEurope objectives,
- a European consolidated approach regarding regulatory aspects, and for standardized solutions allowing the identification of best practice, and the introduction of low-cost end user and access network equipment.
The Strategic Objective 'Broadband for All' is included within Call 4 of the IST priority.
|Publication date||Closure date||Pre-allocate budget1 (M€)||Instruments||Status|
|01 December 2004||22 March 2005||65||IPs, NoEs, STREPs, SSAs||Active|
Commission's contact person for the IST calls 2005-2006
- Manuel Monteiro (Contact Form)
Visit other CORDIS web pages relating to 'Broadband for all' in the IST thematic priority.
1 The amount corresponds to the 90% of the budget which is pre-allocated.