FCCs RFC for the Definition of Broadband

Leo Bicknell bicknell at ufp.org
Wed Aug 26 19:18:56 CDT 2009


In a message written on Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 10:17:02AM -0600, Luke Marrott wrote:
> I read an article on DSL Reports the other day (
> http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/FCC-Please-Define-Broadband-104056), in
> which the FCC has a document requesting feedback on the definition of
> Broadband.
> 
> What are your thoughts on what the definition of Broadband should be going
> forward? I would assume this will be the standard definition for a number of
> years to come.

I'm not sure the defintion of Broadband matters, what matters is that we
keep moving forward.

We should set a goal of all American's having a speed twice as fast in 5
years.  And after that twice as fast again in another 5 years.

There is no bar we reach where we are "done".

-- 
       Leo Bicknell - bicknell at ufp.org - CCIE 3440
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