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FCC Adopts Broadband Network Testing Requirements

July 12, 2018

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) has established a uniform framework for testing the speed and latency performance for recipients of high-cost universal service support who serve fixed locations. Testing results will be submitted as a part of carriers’ annual compliance certifications. Failure to comply with the established Network testing rules and the required service performance obligations will result in a reduction in support, proportionate with level of noncompliance. In addition, noncompliant carriers will be subject to an audit of all testing data submitted.

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VPS Memo: FCC Adopts Broadband Network Testing Requirements