Virgin director encourages Irish to up broadband speeds

The director of Britain’s fourth-largest broadband operator has advised Irish operators to increase speeds and invest in infrastructure.

12th September, 2009

The director of Britain’s fourth-largest broadband operator has advised Irish operators to increase speeds and invest in infrastructure.

Speaking at a broadband conference organised by UPC last week, Jon James, of Virgin Media, said that Virgin’s broadband traffic had increased by 80 per cent in the past 18 months, due to speed increases delivered by the company.

‘‘We took a decision to bump up our two-megabit broadband service to ten megabits for no...

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