Coronavirus Impact: ACT Fibernet Offers Speed Upgrades, Unlimited FUP to Support Work From Home
With a view to supporting the work from home culture to minimize the danger of spreading coronavirus, ACT Fibernet has started upgrading speeds of its broadband subscribers to as high as 300Mbps and providing them with a vast fair usage policy (FUP) until March 31. the advantages offered by the Bengaluru-based Internet service provider (ISP) often opt directly through the ACT Fibernet app. The operator is notifying its consumers about the new offer through an email newsletter and its social media channels.
ACT Fibernet users got to go online to its app on their phones to upgrade their speeds to up to 300Mbps and avail unlimited FUP, the ISP announced through a tweet posted on Friday. the advantages are provided on a pan-India basis — altogether markets where the operator currently provides its Internet connectivity. Furthermore, customers who’re on entry-level plans will get a speed boost of 100Mbps in situ of 300Mbps.
The new move is aimed to assist users who are performing from home thanks to the growing outbreak of coronavirus.
Globally, companies like Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft are encouraging their employees to figure from home. Collaboration including Google Hangouts Meet, Microsoft Teams, and Cisco Webex have also been made free for a few times to support the remote workings of individuals and avoid physical meetings worldwide.
Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has caused a COVID-19 outbreak that’s thought to possess originated in China’s Wuhan city, recently entered India — with at 33 cases detected thus far. The health ministry is spreading awareness about the deadly virus through a pre-call message that has replaced the default caller tune on Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) and Reliance Jio networks. Recently, companies like Amazon, Realme, Spotify, and Xiaomi also pulled their originally planned physical events within the country to limit the circulation of the epidemic.