National Broadband Plan

National Broadband Plan

Author: Lennard G. Kruger

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 9781437937114


Page: 34

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On March 16, 2010, the FCC released ¿Connecting America: The Nat. Broadband Plan.¿ The National Broadband Plan (NBP) contains 208 specific recommendations directed to the FCC, to the Exec. Branch, to Congress, and to non-fed. and non-governmental entities. Contents of this report: (1) Background; (2) Overview of Plan; (3) Broadband Adoption and Availability and the Fed. Universal Service Fund: The Evolution of the Universal Service Concept; Universal Service and Broadband; 4) Reform of Intercarrier Compensation; (5) Fostering a Market for Set-Top Boxes; (6) Spectrum Policies for Wireless Broadband; (7) National Purposes: Meeting Policy Goals; (8) FCC¿s Authority to Implement the NBP; (9) Towards a Nat. Broadband Policy? Illus.