Germany kicks of 700 MHz spectrum auction

German regulator, the Bundesnetzagentur, yesterday kicked off its auction of the 700 MHz spectrum, which is being reallocated on a Europe-wide basis from broadcast to mobile broadband use. In the first of a wave of anticipated 700 MHz auctions from European Union countries, Germany is allowing bids from Telefónica Germany, Telekom Deutschland and Vodafone in […]

Germany names bidders for 700MHz as EBU sees signs of support from EC

The German Federal Network Agency, the Bundernetzagentur, has revealed that three companies will take part in the bidding for mobile broadband spectrum due to kick off on May 27. Telefónica Deutschland, Telekom Deutschland – the domestic arm of Deutsche Telekom – and Vodafone will take part in the auction, which will see 270MHz of spectrum […]