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Regulator Ofcom pledges to investigate why some places don’t have broadband
Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, July 29th, 2009 at 10:42
Ofcom has revealed that 3G mobile coverage in the UK is lacking significantly in some parts. They have now pledged to investigate why so many are failing to get any coverage. Part of that...
Ofcom extends MAC migration enforcement programme
Posted by malcolm on Monday, February 18th, 2008 at 16:40
Ofcom has announced that it is to extend its enforcement programme for General Condition 22 by six months. General Condition 22 imposes a deadline of five working days for ISPs to provide customers...
Ofcom deregulating competitive exchanges
Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, November 21st, 2007 at 14:37
Ofcom has published its view that there is no Significant Market Power (SMP) for wholesale broadband services at large exchanges (i.e. those serving at least 10,000 premises) where four or more...
Ofcom and Information Commissioner sign MoU
Posted by malcolm on Friday, September 7th, 2007 at 11:54
Ofcom and the Information Commissioner’s Office have signed a letter of understanding setting out the basis on which they collaborate on enforcing privacy protection, when they both have powers...
General Condition 22: MAC Codes
Posted by malcolm on Thursday, February 15th, 2007 at 14:05
In December 2006, Ofcom imposed a new General Condition, GC22, that requires DSL providers to comply with the MAC Broadband Migrations Process if they receive a migration request from an end-user,...
Ed Richards is Ofcom CEO
Posted by malcolm on Thursday, October 5th, 2006 at 9:44
Ofcom has appointed COO Ed Richards as its new CEO, taking over from Stephen Carter.