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Austrian regulator reports on open internet implementation

Friday 29 June 2018 | 10:20 CET | News
Austrian regulator RTR dealt with 35 alleged violations of network neutrality regulations in the period from 01 May 2017 to 30 April 2018, according to its second annual report on the open internet. Triggers for RTR's actions were operators' terms and conditions and payment provisions, technical measurements, end-user complaints and RTR's active market surveillance. Almost half of the cases could be resolved before a legal procedure was launched, with mere discussion, which proves the concept of the so-called "smart regulation" preferred by RTR. Based on the discussions and information

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Categories: Internet
Companies: RTR / TKK
Countries: Austria
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