• Description

The aim of the project is 4GBB provide proof of concept for a DSL technology, which closed the gap between VDSL2 and long-term scenario of FTTH. The 4th generation of DSL offer a high bandwidth at low cost to everyone, providing new services and strengthening the industry broadband access . The 4GBB Project by former European leaders in industry and research, has developed advanced models of cable transmission techniques , high-performance broadband and multichannel communication methods and control of resources to enable the ultimate DSL . 4GBB has influenced standards related to models of cable broadband transmission schemes and allocation of spectrum , and to initiate a new standard.

DURATION:  January 2009 – November 2012


TOTAL BUDGET: 7,949,000€

PROJECT COORDINATOR: Per Ola Börjesson Ericsson AB, Sweden per.ola.borjesson@ericsson.com

  • Consortium

4GBB everywhere

British Telecom (BT), UK, Ericsson AB (EAB), Elektronikutveckling i Rosvik AB (EUR AB), France Telecom (Orange Labs), Lund University, Marvell Hispania, Telefonica Investigacion y Desarrollo, TELNET Redes Inteligentes, TNO Information and Communication Technology (TNO ICT), Turk Telekom, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), UpZide

Funded by :    VINNOVA       ministerio           FEDER