Community Investment Incentives
Communities want and need high performance, future-proof all-fiber networks. Many are working with the Fiber Broadband Association, state broadband agencies, providers, consultants and other entities to drive investments by potential network operators — be they the local incumbent, a competitive entrant or even the community itself. Communities are creating a compendium of best practices which the Fiber Broadband Association will track and make available.
The FTTH Council expects to be very active in the second half of the year in working to support
public policies that will expand an all –fiber deployment.
Federal Communications Commission Investigation into Business Data Services (formerly
The FCC is investigating the rates, terms and conditions on special access services – now to be
called Business Data Services (BDS). On June 28th the Council will file in opposition to any
regulation of high performance fiber–based BDS.