• 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€


Per Ola Börjesson

Ericsson AB, Sweden

E-mail: per.ola.borjesson@ericsson.com

  • Consortium

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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 Swedish Agency of Innovation Systems, MINETUR Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Turismo de España, Plan Nacional de Investigación Científica, Desarrollo e Innovación Tecnológica 2008-2011 y FEDER (Fondo Europeo de Desarrollo regional TSI-020400-2011-35)

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