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UK hits new network traffic peak on Premier League streaming

Thursday 2 December 2021 | 14:24 CET | News
UK ISPs BT and TalkTalk as well as the London internet exchange Linx all reported new internet traffic records following streaming of the Premier League on Amazon Prime. BT warned that more network management may be needed in future to meet the surges in traffic. 

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Countries: United Kingdom
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