France to look for second digital dividend in next decade

Friday 6 January 2012 | 11:23 CET | News
French spectrum authority ANFR will work on identifying additional frequency bands to be freed up by TV broadcast services by 2020, ZDNet reports. ANFR will support the agenda item at the World Radiocommunications Conference in 2015 to open a new digital dividend in the next decade, said digital economy minister Eric Besson. He tasked ANFR with building a database of frequencies used by telecom regulator Arcep and audiovisual authority CSA to centralise all information about spectrum allocation and use.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ANFR / Arcep / CSA
Countries: France
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