The Way into the Gigabit Society. How Broadband Networks Enable Future Innovations. (Gigabit Society)
What are future requirements of broadband-Internet in the different application fields? How fast do future Internet connections have to be? Which innovations may become possible if abundant Internet capacity was available? The study “The way into the Gigabit Society” coordinated by IW Consult, Cologne and sponsored by the Vodafone Institut for Society and Communication came to the conclusion that only fiber-based networks will be able to meet the future requirements and demands for the digital society.