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Spanish snowstorm boosts Orange internet traffic to record highs

Tuesday 12 January 2021 | 09:19 CET | News
Orange Spain said fixed and mobile traffic on its network reached all-time highs on the weekend of 09-11 January after Storm Filomena blanketed most of the country with snow and brought many places to a standstill. The maximum traffic peak took place in the afternoon and night of Saturday 09 January, coinciding with the La Liga football game that between Osasuna and Real Madrid in Pamplona, with the operator's networks experiencing 12 percent more traffic than during a typical week and levels even exceeding the peaks reached during the first Covid-19 lockdown in March.

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