~Luigi Gubitosi, Telecom Italia Chief Executive Officer
The Italian ISP said it wasn’t prepared for the internet spike as it occurred, but has since enacted contingency plans to ensure stable connections.
Call of Duty Warzone was recently released to the public, a free-to-play battle royale that required a large download before use.
The report also suggested that the UK’s Vodafone is preparing to add network capacity as its users take to self-isolation and social distancing. Sweden’s Telia Carrier, an intercontinental fiber network operator, said it is responding to requests to increase business customers’ bandwidth upgrades.
~Telia’s Mattias Fridstroem