The telecoms industry supports the EU institutions’ effort to ensure that Europe leads the way in creating a stronger digital economy and society, with a view to creating an Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G-ready Continent.
We believe that the upcoming implementation of the European Open Internet rules (EU Regulation 2015/2120) will be crucial to ensure that Europe does not miss out on vital opportunities for innovation, social development and economic growth.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology and market development based on connectivity between everyday objects and applications. This technology will increasingly influence the way we interact with objects, both in a personal and work environment.
ETNO has been the voice of Europe’s telecommunications network operators since 1992 and has become the principal policy group for European electronic communications network operators. Its 41 members and observers from Europe and beyond are the backbone of Europe’s digital progress. They are the main drivers of broadband and are committed to its continual growth in Europe. ETNO brings together the main investors in innovative and high-quality e-communications platforms and services, representing 60% of total sector investment.