ACM develops internet speed measurement certification

Thursday 14 July 2016 | 10:58 CET | News
Dutch regulator ACM plans to develop in the second half of this year a way to certify systems measuring internet speeds. With the certification, consumers will be able to use the measurement debate to contest poor services from ISPs and request compensation. The ACM has started a preliminary cooperation with Measurement Lab, which offers a system for consumers to measure down- and upload speeds. The measured speeds are linked to the user's IP address and saved in a public database. This allows the ACM or market players to check the general quality of services. The ACM said ISPs must deliver

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Categories: Internet
Companies: ACM
Countries: Netherlands
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