COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work and socialise, potentially for good. With the second national lockdown just over, more people were staying indoors, working from home and using an increasing number of online applications, day-to-day. This also brings wider benefits including a better work/life balance and a cleaner environmental footprint.
Unsurprisingly, internet usage has skyrocketed in recent months. According to Ofcom’s latest study, UK adults now spend on average over 4 hours a day online. More than 7 in 10 adults are now making video calls weekly and online video conferencing application Zoom has seen its users go from under 700,000 to over 13 million in a period of 4 months.
Fast, reliable broadband has become essential in every household. Fortunately, full fibre technology is future-proofed to support homes and their residents. That means enabling people to work from home, chat across the world, stream the latest content and play online, seamlessly.
At Giganet, we are proudly upgrading people across the UK to full fibre broadband. That means if your home can get FTTP, we can provide speeds of up to 1Gb/s without dropouts or disruption.
So if you’re relying on your broadband and internet usage more than ever, why not check your postcode with Giganet today: www.home.giga.net.uk