Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Delivering the Gigabit Society in Europe

Connected Europe 2017
Thursday 21 September 17

Ahead of Connected Europe 2017, we caught up with Davor Tomaškovic, CEO of Hrvatski Telekom to find out more about Croatia's progress towards achieving the Gigabit Society vision and to hear about how the European Commission's connectivity targets are driving Hrvatski Telekom's strategy. Can you outline how Hrvatski Telekom is working towards the European Commission’s vision for the Gigabit Society? HT strategy 2020 is in line with the European Commission’s vision regarding the Digital Agenda 2020 that aims towards a Gigabit Society.  To achieve the Gigabit Society vision and its main goals, in our strategic plan we have significantly accelerated necessary investments in broadband infrastructure and the implementation of the best technology. Our efforts in this direction will enable HT to meet 70 percent of the goals set by the Digital Agenda for Croatia by 2020.    We are continuously increasing the optical network footprint and LTE network coverage, and introducing the latest technology (such as LTE Advanced Pro). Despite the steady growth in network traffic due to customers’ increasing demand for content…

Ahead of Connected Europe 2017, we caught up with Davor Tomaškovic, CEO of Hrvatski Telekom to find out more about Croatia's progress towards achieving the Gigabit Society vision and to hear about how the European Commission's connectivity targets are driving Hrvatski Telekom's strategy. Can you outline how Hrvatski Telekom is working towards the European Commission’s vision for the Gigabit Society? HT strategy 2020 is in line with the European Commission’s vision regarding the Digital Agenda 2020 that aims towards a Gigabit Society.  To achieve the Gigabit Society vision and its main goals, in our strategic plan we have significantly accelerated necessary investments in broadband infrastructure and the implementation of the best technology. Our efforts in this direction will enable HT to meet 70 percent of the goals set by the Digital Agenda for Croatia by 2020.    We are continuously increasing the optical network footprint and LTE network coverage, and introducing the latest technology (such as LTE Advanced Pro). Despite the steady growth in network traffic due to customers’ increasing demand for content…

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