0
Wireless

Dutch operators ready to honour 2.6GHz licence requirements

Friday 16 March 2012 | 09:31 CET | News
The five Dutch licenceholders of 2.6GHz spectrum will have to meet their roll-out obligations by 11 May, exactly two years after receiving them. Vodafone Netherlands, Ziggo4 (renamed ZUM), T-Mobile Netherlands, KPN and Tele2 Netherlands all said they would fulfill the requirements. Ziggo said it will invest at least a few million euros into the operations. The other operators declined to disclose any financial details. The five licenceholders must offer public commercial services within two years, with the coverage area depending on the amount of spectrum held. The coverage requirement for

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KPN / Tele2 Netherlands / T-Mobile Netherlands / VodafoneZiggo / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Ziggo launches LTE service with 2.6GHz licence

Published 02 May 2012 16:59 CET | Netherlands
Dutch cable operator Ziggo has launched LTE services for business customers, using its spectrum in the 2.6GHz band. The service ...

Operators voldoen op tijd aan uitrolverplichting 2,6 GHz

Published 16 Mar 2012 08:55 CET | Netherlands
Vanaf 11 mei 2012 moeten de vijf vergunninghouders van het 2,6 GHz-spectrum voldoen aan de uitrolverplichting. Dan is het precies ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

30 Nov Zoom Video Communications Q3 2020
30 Nov NexTV Series MENA
01 Dec Hewlett Packard Enterprise fiscal Q4
01 Dec 5G Italy
01 Dec NGON & DCI World
02 Dec FTTH Conference
02 Dec Microsoft AGM
02 Dec Telia EGM
03 Dec Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
03 Dec GCX fiscal Q2
03 Dec Liberty Latin America AGM
06 Dec Gitex Technology Week
07 Dec SIPNOC 2020
07 Dec ECOC Exhibition
::: More Calendar Items