Delivering super-fast broadband in the UK - Interactive Executive Summary

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Active and passive products both have different strengths. Active products may result in lower costs, but can limit product and price innovation and differentiation to competing providers. Passive products on the other hand offer much more opportunity for differentiation, but suffer from the risk of duplicative investment and fragmentation, increasing the cost of competition.


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