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Telenet handles over 6 million SMS on New Year's Eve

Monday 4 January 2016 | 13:18 CET | News
Belgian MVNO Telenet said its mobile customers sent over 6 million SMS on New Year's Eve, between 20.00 hours and 08.00 the next morning. Telenet said it took the necessary measures to prepare for the expected increase in traffic over the holiday and there were no problems handling all the traffic. SMS traffic peaked just after midnight, with a maximum 1,097 texts per second. The total SMS traffic was unchanged compared to the previous year, while data traffic showed a strong increase. The nearly 1 million Telenet mobile customers sent a total 8.73 TB over the holiday, up from 5.8 TB a year

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenet
Countries: Belgium
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