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Fastweb fixed network traffic doubles during lockdown

Friday 27 March 2020 | 10:37 CET | News
Italian operator Fastweb has released figures indicating a significant increase in fixed network usage since the government placed the country's 60 million-plus residents on lockdown to halt the spread of the coronavirus. Daily traffic volume on its network has almost doubled from 10-12 petabytes before the epidemic struck to 18-20 petabytes in recent days, with evening peaks rising nearly 40 percent from an average of 2.8 terabits per second to 3.9 Tbps.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Berec / European Commission / Fastweb
Countries: Italy
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