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3 Denmark says new 'House of Cards' series causes data surge

Thursday 1 June 2017 | 19:51 CET | News
3 Denmark said the release of the fifth series of the US remake of 'House of Cards' on 30 May caused a surge of internet use on its network. It said Netflix data traffic increased by 17 percent compared with a normal Tuesday, reaching 60.8 Terabytes in the 24 hours starting 09:00 hrs that day. 3 Denmark belongs to the Netflix Open Connect Initiative and has installed Open Connect Appliance (OCA) cache servers locally in its data centre, with each server able to handle up to 260 TB of data.

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Companies: 3 Denmark
Countries: Denmark
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