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Broadband VI Launches New Campaign Highlighting Importance of Internet Connectivity During the Pandemic
Broadband VI, the largest fixed wireless internet service provider in the U.S. Virgin Islands, has launched a new media campaign promoting the strength of the company’s infrastructure to handle the needs of the territory as it pertains to increased demands for streaming and overall internet connectivity.
As just about everyone shifts to working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, internet providers have seen a massive surge in traffic and say they are working to bridge the digital divide the virus has made so glaringly apparent.
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