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Action 48 in Hungary flag Hungary

Use structural funds to finance the roll-out of high-speed networks

Indicator Status Evidence
Are you using structural funds to finance the roll-out of high-speed networks? Yes A backhaul funding project has been launched in order to enable for white areas to be connected to the backbone network. Similar one is in the pipeline for the NGA networks. Hungary also has intensely exploited Structural Funds in recent developments of Cloud software, Cloud systems, and Cloud applications. Developments have been carried out in 2009-2012 as a major segment of the HBONE+ project which, by some 15 M Euro SF support, resulted in a completely new e-Infrastructure in Hungary, comprising among others several dozens of Teraflops in Computing power and an order of PetaByte magnitudes in Storage capacity.
Will you achieve full allocation of your ERDF funds allocated to broadband deployment by 2013? No According to the government decision the ERDF funds have been dedicated to agricultural areas.

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