internet traffic management

European Commission public consultation on preservation of the open internet (net neutrality)
The European Commission has launched a public consultation seeking answers to questions on transparency, switching and certain aspects of internet traffic management, with a view to its commitment to preserve the open and neutral character of the Internet.

These questions have emerged as key issues in the “net neutrality” debate that has taken place in Europe over the past years, including the recent findings of the Body of European Regulators of European Communications (BEREC).

All interested public and private parties, including fixed and mobile internet service providers, Internet content and application providers (including comparison websites), equipment manufacturers, transit providers, investors, public authorities, consumers and their associations are invited to join the consltation that will be open until 15 Octobe 2012.

Find out more: http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/digital-agenda/actions/oit-consultation/index_en.htm