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IoT Inventing pro-innovation regulation ► 5 keys challenges & 3 Arcep tools serving the #IoT system

On November 7th 2016, Arcep released a white paper in order to prepare for the revolution of the internet of things and aiming at fostering innovation and self-organisation of the market. This Arcep's white paper to develop a pro-innovation regulation is summarized in a concise booklet.

WHITE PAPER
A MAPPING of Arcep and its partners’ understanding of the issues pertaining to the internet of things
Arcep’s ROADMAP to develop a pro-innovation regulation
The booklet
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Arcep's sites

Newswire

Apr

25

Wholesale call termination market -

Arcep publishes for consultation its draft analysis of fixed and mobile call termination markets from 2017 to 2020.
Press release

Apr

18

FttH Rollouts -

One step closer to fibre: Arcep holds a consultation on the system, terms and conditions for awarding "fibre zone" status, and the resulting obligations.
Press release

Apr

12

Fixed Services Quality -

Arcep applies its data-driven regulation approach to measuring the quality of fixed internet access and calling services.
Press release

Mar

30

French market -

Q4 Figures on French market now available.
The Observatory

Mar

22

Data-Driven Regulation -

Arcep maps out the status quo with monreseaumobile.fr
Press release

Mar

21

5G mobile networks -

Arcep publishes a report (also available in English) to share its understanding of the Issues and challenges at hand.
Press release

Mar

2

Fixed broadband and superfast broadband -

Arcep is publishing its scoreboard for the fixed broadband and superfast broadband market in France at the end of 2016. FttH rollouts and take-up continue to make progress. For the first time, Arcep provides a status report on deployments in the three categories of rollout area.
Press release

Mar

1

Appointment -

Cécile Dubarry appointed Director-General of Arcep
Press release

Feb

28

Mobile connectivity in the French regions -

Arcep publishes the latest scorecard on operators' compliance with mobile network rollout obligations in sparsely populated areas.
Press release

Feb

22

20 years -

On 22 February 2017, Arcep and the Group of Independent Regulators (IRG) celebrated their 20th birthday. On this occasion, Arcep co-organized with the GRI an international conference on the topic "RegTech is the new GovTech: review the regulations", in Paris. With Jean Tirole, Cédric Villani, Yochai Benkler, Nick Grossman, and many others!
The VoD conference
Twitter: #20ansArcep
1997-2017: 20 years of regulation
The fruit of 20 years of regulation: key facts and figures (pdf)

Feb

9

Fixed market regulation -

Public consultation on fixed broadband and superfast broadband market analyses: stepping up investments in optical fibre and helping French businesses in their digital transition
Press release

Feb

2

Mobile services -

France has 73 million SIM cards in service (excluding MtoM) as of December 31, 2016. The quarterly increase in the number of cards is carried by the network operators.
Figures for the 4thquarter of 2016

Jan

30

Telecom's TV bundling -

Sébastien Soriano, Arcep's chairman, told the Financial Times that operators who offer bundled telecoms and TV services may harm network investment. "If telecom operators are massively investing in content … there's a high risk that this deters investment in telecom networks in France" he said.
The Financial Times article

Jan

26

Internet of Things -

The Internet of Things calls regulators to invent a pro-innovation approach - a tribune of Sébastien Soriano, Chairman of Arcep, on Medium.
The tribune

Jan

9

Fixed broadband and superfast broadband markets -

Arcep publishes its guidelines to encourage all market players to invest in fibre.
Press release

Jan

6

Frequency allocations -

Arcep launches a public consultation on New frequencies for the regions, businesses, 5G and innovation
Press release

Jan

4

Appointment -

The President of France appoints Monique LIEBERT-CHAMPAGNE to the Arcep Board
Press release

Dec

19

Data-Driven Regulation -

Arcep proposes a decision designed to improve mobile coverage maps, pursuant to the Digital Republic Act.
Press release

Dec

9

Transition to IPv6 -

Arcep unveils its dashboard on the transition to IPv6.
Press release

Nov

29

Digital market barometer: 2016 edition -

Arcep, the General economic council (CGE) and the Digital Agency (Agence du Numérique) are publishing the results of the annual survey on the adoption and use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in France.
Press release

Nov

28

Quality of fixed services -

Arcep submits to consultation a draft proposal for a complete overhaul of its fixed internet access and telephone service QoS indicators.
Press release

Nov

24

4G mobile networks in French overseas markets -

Arcep issues frequency licences to the winning operators, ushering in the launch of 4G services in France's overseas territories.
Press release

Nov

8

Internet of things -

Arcep and its partners publish a White Paper to prepare for the Internet of Things revolution, to encourage innovation and self-regulation.
Press release

Nov

8

Homage -

It is with sadness that Arcep learns of the passing of Françoise Laforge, Deputy Director of European and International Affairs.
Press release

Nov

3

Mobile Services -

Arcep published Q3 figures of the Mobile Market in the Telecommunication Observatory.
Q3 Figures

Oct

21

Net neutrality -

Arcep begins the work of enforcing European regulation on open internet access, and publishes a French version of the BEREC guidelines
Press release

Oct

19

Internet of things -

New frequency bands to support innovation. ANFR and Arcep are publishing a summary of the public consultation on new opportunities for using the 862 – 870 MHz, 870 – 876 MHz and 915 – 921 MHz bands, to meet the growing needs of the Internet of Things
Press release

Oct

13

4G mobile networks in France's overseas markets -

Arcep has selected the successful candidates for new frequencies, and opens the way for new operators
Press release

Oct

10

Digital Affairs -

The Digital Republic Act strengthens Arcep's powers, opens the way for new forms of regulation and tasks the Authority with protecting net neutrality.
Press release

Sep

30

Transition to IPv6 -

Arcep submits an action plan to the Government, to guarantee users' freedom on the internet and increase France's influence over the global digital community.
Press release

Sep

20

Mobile connectivity in the regions -

Arcep publishes its updated scorecard on operators' compliance with mobile network rollout obligations in sparsely populated areas.
Press release

Sep

15

Newsletter -

Kickoff of THE POST, Arcep's new monthly newsletter. Available to everyone, it is e-mail and mobile friendly and published in English and French.
Read The POST #1
Subscribe to The Post

Sep

15

European telecoms Framework Review -

The European Commission's proposes reshaping the existing framework into an "Electronic Communications Code"
Press release

Sep

8

Broadband and superfast broadband market -

Arcep is publishing its scoreboard for the fixed broadband and superfast broadband market (services, rollouts and subscriptions) in France in the 2d quarter of 2016.
Subscriptions
Rollouts

Aug

30

Net Neutrality -

BEREC publishes its guidelines.
Arcep welcomes them and prepares to enforce the European regulation.
BEREC press release
Arcep press release

Aug

4

Mobiles Services -

Arcep published figures for mobile market in France for the 2d Quarter 2016.
The Observatory

Jul

29

Postal sector -

Tariffs for 2017: Arcep invokes adjustment clauses pertaining to volume of mail and inflation.
Press release

Jul

28

Data-Driven Regulation -

Arcep publishes a draft decision for consultation with a view to enhancing mobile coverage maps.
Press release

Jul

26

Business Market -

Accessing Orange civil engineering for optical fibre network rollouts. Arcep orders Orange to comply with its non-discrimination and transparency obligations for providing access to its civil engineering infrastructures for the business market.
Press release

Jul

21

Regulation of Fibre, Copper and Civil Engineering -

Arcep delivers a status report on broadband and superfast broadband regulation in France, and sets out development paths for 2017 - 2020.
Press release

Jul

20

IoT -

Arcep and its partners launch a public consultation on the topic of: “Preparing for the Internet of Things Revolution”
Press release

Jul

13

Connectivity -

RATP and Arcep join forces to improve connectivity for travellers
Press release

Jul

12

Mobile Service Quality -

Arcep publishes the results of its 2016 audit. Orange in the lead, Bouygues Telecom and SFR neck and neck, Free Mobile trails behind.
Press release

Jul

7

Electronic communication market -

Arcep publishes market figures in Q1 2016.
The Observatory

Jul

1

Strategic Review -

Arcep provided a progress report on its strategic review roadmap during an after work event hosted by Cap Digital on 30 June 2016. This event was preceded in the morning by a financial analysts conference, devoted to the topic: "Telconomics - How to face regulatory challenges in the digital age?" about investment strategy and ongoing regulatory action plans, including data driven regulation
Press release

Press release

Financial analysts conference

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