Positions UAE as the fastest nation on earth Breaks very own pace score document touching 153.05
Ookla recognised Etisalat as the world’s fastest cell network operator in 2021, reaffirming its dominance for the next yr in a row.
This world wide recognition positions the UAE as the speediest country on earth as it continues to reign the cell speed place index on its 50th anniversary celebrations, satisfying its targets to create a improved tomorrow with a brighter long run.
At an awards ceremony held at Etisalat’s Al Kifaf making in Dubai, Masood M. Sharif Mahmood, CEO, Etisalat UAE Operations, obtained the award in the presence of Etisalat Group’s CEO Hatem Dowidar, vital etisalat management executives, and reps from the technological know-how division.
The rating is dependent on evaluation by Ookla of thousands and thousands of tests actively initiated by consumers throughout each community to verify net speeds employing many apps on website and mobile platforms. The Speedtest Awards for top rated network vendors are established applying a ‘Speed Score’ that incorporates a measure of every provider’s community speeds (obtain and add) to rank network speed general performance.
With an normal obtain speed of 193.88mbps and an over-all position in the ‘Speed Score’ at 153.05, Etisalat is the only operator globally to rank increased than 150 as for each Ookla Speedtest details. Etisalat is the winner of the Speedtest Awards for both of those speediest cellular community globally and fastest preset broadband community in GCC during Q1-Q2 in 2021.
Doug Suttles, CEO and co-founder of Ookla, explained: “Speedtest Awards, offered by Ookla, are reserved for an elite delegation of network operators that have delivered outstanding web general performance and protection inside of a market place.
“It is our pleasure to existing Etisalat with the awards for World’s Swiftest Cell Community, as very well as Fastest Mounted Network in the GCC region. This recognition is testament to their exceptional overall performance in Q1-Q2 dependent on Ookla’s rigorous investigation of consumer-initiated tests taken with Speedtest.”
Etisalat’s unique efforts in making 1 of the most highly developed networks have considerably impacted the country’s all round efficiency. As a final result, the UAE was ranked the swiftest place in the planet in January-June 2021 for common cell down load speed, as described on the Speedtest International Index™.
Masood M. Sharif Mahmood, CEO, Etisalat UAE, said this world wide recognition is an acknowledgement of the powerful determination and sincere initiatives of our leadership in making a country that has grown in all sectors, pushing it to the electronic forefront to come to be the fastest nation in the planet. We satisfaction ourselves to be aspect of this inspiring journey, celebrating 50 yrs of staggering advancement and building the country to be a world wide player and leave a mark in historical past.”
“The ongoing assistance of UAE govt with several incentives and a supportive environment and doing the job in line with Etisalat’s strategy to ‘Drive the digital potential to empower societies’ enabled it to consistently push boundaries to build the world’s best and leading networks throughout our markets and provide very long-term benefit to all our stakeholders, carrying out our targets of driving electronic innovation for a improved upcoming.”
Superior cell net speeds enrich the customers’ working experience and enrich the degree of cellular providers, as nicely as assistance all small business segments.
Etisalat has at any time considering the fact that been the to start with in the region to choose a direct and start former generations of the network mostly 3G, 4G and 5G. As a former winner of the Speedtest Awards for swiftest mobile community and quickest broadband community in the region for 2020, Etisalat amplified its efforts on enhancing the cell network, supporting business continuity in a function-from-residence atmosphere, facilitating distance mastering, and supplying leisure to families at dwelling.
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