ITRC-MISTRAL Infrastructure Analysis: Oxcam Arc – Internet connectivity, Dr. Ed Oughton

Ed looked at how internet connectivity is now essential to participate in society and proposed an evidence-based model to make decisions around deployment of digital communications strategy. The model uses expectations around growth of future demand, build information. It is a statistical engineering model looking at how and where to deploy new assets. Strategies modelled include not investing, using brownfield or greenfield sites or a mix, the results could help make decisions around where small cells should be deployed, whether to use street furniture as part of the digital communications strategy.

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