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Japan data traffic jumps by 50% boosted by expansion of telework, online study

Tuesday 26 May 2020 | 10:20 CET | News
Japanese customers are increasingly using more internet data following the implementation of telework and online classes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Data traffic during daytime on weekdays jumped by over 50 percent from late February, before the spread of the virus in Japan, The Mainichi reports. According to NTT Communications, data traffic in its network during daytime on weekdays rose by 25 percent between 30 March and 3 April; by 49 percent in the period between 20 and 24 April; and by 55 percent from 11 to 15 May, compared to the same period between 25 and 28 February.

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Companies: NTT Communications
Countries: Japan
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