That mad morning commute may be a distant memory right now, but online traffic is crazier than ever. Since the global lockdown it’s spiked exponentially, and it hasn’t slowed down. As the Washington Post put it, the Daily Essentials of 2020 are toilet paper, canned goods, and Netflix.

Vodacom Mobile Traffic Up 40%

This incredible network traffic increase was matched by a 250% increase in fixed traffic during lockdown.

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DStv Live & VOD Gain Traction

DStv has seen a 38% increasein average daily viewership for Live Viewing, while Catch Up (VOD) has grown by 41% over the same period last year.

Netflix Adds 16 Million Globally

This incredible increase in new subscribers occurred in just 3 months (between January and March).

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