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2001 EU Broadband Report (in full)

2001 EU Broadband Report (summary)

Alcatel on broadband

Ericsson on SHDSL

Tellabs on Broadband

Virata on DSL


Idetica on Interactice Television

OECD - Conditional Access Systems


Ciena - Fundamentals of DWDM

Ciena - The Evolution of DWDM

Tellabs - Benefits of Metro Mesh Optical Networks


Helsinki University of Technology - GPRS Overview

Intel - GPRS


Tahoe Networks - IPv6 and the Mobile Internet

Local Loop Unbundling

ECTA sorecard October 2001 (Excel)

Net to Net - A Business Case for CLECs

Net to Net - Reducing Cost of DSL Access Ownership

Net to Net - DSL Deployment

Net to Net -Voice over DSL Solution

NextGen Switching

Alcatel - the Next Generation Comms Platform

Ironbridge - Next Generation Core Network Architectures

Tellabs - Class-Independent Switchin

Number Portability

EC - Study on Cost Allocation for Number Portability

Versant - Selecting a Solution Architecture


Axiom Systems on OSS for 2.5G & 3G mobile

WeDo Consulting on Revenue Assurance


Routers and Network Management

Ilotron on All Optical Network Management

Ironbridge on Virtual Backbone Routers

Voice & Data Integration

Bitpipe Guides (link)


Axion Systems on SP requirements for service provision

Bitpipe Guides (link)


Nokia on data VPNs

Voice Recognition Software

Bitpipe Guides (link)


Aran Technologies on Intelligent Service Assurance in 3G

Aran Technologies on Customer Experience Management

Bitpipe Guides (link)

CDG on Delivering 3G Services

GSA on Services and Profit using 3G AMPS and TDMA

GSA Mobile Portal Survey Q2 2001

Intercai -the Mobile Phone as a Payment Device

Intercai on Prepaid Mobile

KPMG on the Mobile Internet

Nokia on 3G Markets and Existing Services

Nokia on Multimedia Messaging (MMS)

Nokia on Mobile Network Transmission

Nokia - the Market for Smart Messaging

Nokia - WAP the Corporate Perspective

OECD - Mobile Price Trends (2000) - Enabling the Wireless Internet (WAP)

Yes 2 SMS

Yes 2 WAP

3.5Ghz Wireless

BWIF European Overview (Piping Hot Networks)

Piping Hot Networks on Broadband Acces

Wireless LAN & Wi-Fi

Bitpipe Guides (link) Wireless LAN technology guide

Nokia Wireless LAN overview

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Links to IEC and Other Organisations Papers




Accelerating the Development of VoIP and VoATM

Access Gateways

Access Mediation

Advanced Management and Provisioning of Next-Generation Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) Services

Advancing the All Packet Network

Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)

ADSL in the UK

ADSL pricing in Europe

Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) Fundamentals

Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) Passive Optical networks (PON)

Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)Testing

Basics of Dual-Polarized Antennas

Billing in a 3G Environment

Broadband Media Services

Business Intelligence for the Telecommunications Industry

Business Process Revolution

Cable Modems

Carrier Service-Level Agreements (SLAs)

Carrier Class High Density VoP Gateways

Carrier-Grade High-Availability Computing Platforms for Voice and Data Networks

Cellular Communications


CompactPCI: A Solution for the Next Generation of Computer Telephony Integration (CTI)

A Comparison of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Traffic-Engineering Initiatives

Competitive Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) Wide-Area Network (WAN) Access Using SS7

Convergence Switching and the Next-Generation Carrier

Copper Loop Management in a Digital Environment - Migration from an Analog to a Digital Local-Loop Network

Customer Care

Customer Aware Service Management for Telecom and Data Service Providers

Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM)

Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) Testing

Deployment of Telecommunications Networks

Design Considerations for Gigabit Backplane Systems

Desktop Streaming Media Production

Digital Loop Carrier (DLC)

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) Testing

Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer (DSLAM)

The Direction of the Optical-Networking Market

Distributed Network Intelligence

Dynamic Synchronous Transfer Mode (DTM) Fundamentals and Network Solutions

Echo Cancellation

Electronic Commerce

Element Management Systems (EMSs)

Emerging Multiservice Network Architecture

Enhanced Services Messaging

Ethernet Passive Optical Networks

ETSI Technical Standards

The Evolution of the Remote Access Server (RAS) to a Universal Port-Enabled Platform

Extending Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) Services to Remote Digital Loop Carrier (DLC) Locations

Fax Technology and Testing Issues

Fiber to the Home

Fiber-Optic Technology

Fraud Analysis in IP and Next Gen Networks

Full-Service Network (FSN)

Fundamentals of Telecommunications


Globalization of Interconnection

Global System for Mobile Communication (GSM)


Highly Available Embedded Computer Platforms Become Reality

High Availability Considerations for Soft Switch Networks

Home Networking

The Human-Machine Interface (HMI)

Hybrid Fiber Coaxial (HFC) Telephony

Hybrid/Fiber Coax (HFC) and Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) Networks

Improving Network Performance through Enterprise Caching

In-Memory Databases for Voice and Data Networks

Instant Messaging

Intelligent Network (IN)

Intelligent Network (IN) Service Creation

Interconnect - European

International Intelligent Network (IN)

Internet Access

Internet Consumer Customer Care

Internet Model for Control of Converged Networks

Internet Protocol (IP) Internetworking Transport Internet Protocol

IP Telephony Clearinghouses

Internet Protocol (IP)/Intelligent Network (IN) Integration

Internet Security

Internet Telephony

Interworking Switched Circuit and VoIP Networks

Intranet Business Applications

Intranets and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

Introduction to Optical Transmission in a Communications Network

Knowledge Value-Added Methodology

Light without Limits: Taming Dispertion in Tomorrows High-Speed Networks

Local Multipoint Distribution System (LMDS)

Local Number Portability (LNP)

Low-Voltage Differential Signaling (LVDS)

Managed Multiservice Solutions

Managing Communications Companies on a Low-Cost and Flexible Infrastructure in an Internet Environment

Managing the Copper Loop in the 21st Century

Message Based Signalling in the Voice over Broadband Network

Multifunction, Multioservice Access Platforrms

Multiple Tenant Unit (MTU) Market Opportunity

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)

Network Computer-Telephony Integration (CTI) Delivering Intelligent Network (IN) Services

New Information Industry

Next-Generation Networks

Nonvoice Calls and Line Testing

Number Portability: Ensuring Convenience and Fostering Competition

OFDM for Mobile Data Networks

Operations Support Systems (OSSs)

Optical Access

Optical Ethernet

Optical Metro Edge

Optical Networks

Optical Switches - Making Optical Networks A Brilliant Reality

Performance Management for Next-Generation Networks

Personal Communications Service (PCS)

Physical Layer Copper Cross Connects

Point-to-Point or Mesh Topologies in the Metro Optical Network

Polarization Mode Dispertion

Prepaid Services

Prepaid Wireless Service Billed in Real Time

Programmable Switching - information on radio and electronics topics including cellular telecoms and Wi-Fi

Real-Time Billing for Internet Protocol (IP) Services


Residential Internet-Ready Buildings (IRBs)

Service-Level Management

Shared Loops: How ILECs & CLECs can deliver Competetive DSLAM Applications

Signaling System 7 (SS7)

Signaling System 7 (SS7) Gateway Solution for Internet Access

SS7 over IP Signalling Transport & SCTP

Simplifying Service Delivery - A View from the Optical Edge

Smart Antenna Systems

Smart Cards in Wireless

Services Specification and Description Language (SDL)

Spectral Compatibility of Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) Systems

Speech-Enabled Interactive Voice Response Systems

Structured Cabling System (SCS)

Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP)l

Switched Broadband Internet Protocol (IP)

Service Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)

Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)

Synchronous Optical Network (SONET) Transmission

Telecommunications Management Network (TMN)

Telephony Billing

Test Creation Environment

Testing Digital Video

Testing in the Unbundled Loop

Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA)

Tree and Tabular Combined Notation (TTCN)

Triggering a Logic Analyzer on Complex Computer Buses

UK residential phone bill comparator

Unified Messaging

Very-High-Data-Rate Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

Voice Quality (VQ) in Converging Telephony and Internet Protocol (IP) Networks

Voice Telephony over Asynchronous Transfer Mode (VToA)

Voice and Fax over Internet Protocol (V/FoIP)

Voice over Cable (VoCable)

Voice over Digital Subscriber Line (VoDSL)

Voice-Data Consolidation

Voice-over DSL (VoDSL) Service - New Revenue from Existing Infrastructure

Voice Portal Solutions: An Introduction to Next Gen Networking Services

Web Hosting

W-CDMA (Wideband Code Division Multiple Access)

Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)

Wireless Broadband Modems

Wireless Intelligent Network (WIN)

Wireless Internet Network Communications Architecture

ZLE Solutions in Telecommunications

Wireless Local Loop (WLL)

Wireless Short Message Service (SMS)


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