5. The UK should target nationwide access to 1 Gbps broadband in homes, businesses and public buildings, with 10Gbps services for tech-clusters, as early possible in the next parliament. It is only through universal access to world class internet facilities that the economic and social benefits of the digital economy can be captured by all citizens.
Although fixed line is the primary mechanism for broadband deployment, Government should also embrace wireless and satellite mechanisms where necessary to speed delivery of its targets.
Of course this is not official policy, but perhaps it's the start of something. Full list of 82 recommendations here (Google Docs document - list of recommendations in appendix).
Edited by Spud2003 (Wed 24-Sep-14 18:42:08)