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Delocalization
Shifting production to areas other than the original production location in order to achieve a competitive advantage.


Digital Divide (or Digital Inclusion)
A macroscopic rift between the concept of development tied to technology and expanding markets, and the natural rights of each community to live according to its traditions. 

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Digital Opportunity Task Force

A G8 initiative whose purpose is to reduce the digital divide, i.e. the profound inequalities between developed and undeveloped countries in the access to information and communications technologies.


Disclosure
An informational activity that companies promote voluntarily or mandatorily towards the market in order to increase transparency.


Distribution/access network and junction network
Distribution/access networks are those connections that are used to wire users to carrier switches, while junction networks are all those connections that are used to wire carrier switches to one another. Distribution and junction networks in turn consist of several types: copper networks, radio bridge networks and fiber optic networks.