[Gllug] Proposed broadband improvements

David L Neil gllug at getaroundtoit.co.uk
Mon May 17 22:37:38 UTC 2010

On 18/05/10 07:07, Christopher Hunter wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-05-17 at 09:14 +0100, Alain Williams wrote:
>> Also with new housing estates why does not every house have a fibre connection to the
>> street corner ?
> For the reasons that I gave in my previous reply.  There's also the
> problem of "ownership".  You can't just have the electricity supply
> company run their cables down ducts provided for them - that's too
> sensible!
> C.


You and Chris have outlined the argument for the local government unit 
(council) providing MAN infrastructure (wired, wireless, cable, pipe...) 
and the corporates working only from the back-haul...


PS when has that ever been the case in the UK?
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