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NBN Co sees peak download throughput jump 18% to 13.1 Tbps

Tuesday 7 April 2020 | 09:57 CET | News
NBN Co, the company building and operating Australia's broadband access network, reports that, compared to the last week of February (NBN's pre-covi-19 benchmark), before social distancing measures took effect, data demand on the NBN has significantly grown. The peak download throughput recorded last week in the evening busy hours has increased by 18 percent from the Pre-covid-19 benchmark to 13.1 Tbps.

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