ABOUT TELENOR NEWS NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES NEARLY 44 MILLION TEXT MESSAGES SENT ON NEW YEAR'S EVE AND JANUARY 1ST
Nearly 44 million text messages sent on New Year's Eve and January 1st
January 2, 2014 – The total of 43,898,000 text messages (SMS) was sent via Telenor Smart Network in Serbia during the New Year’s Eve celebration and on January 1, 2014, a slightly more than in the year before.
In the hour of the highest SMS traffic – between midnight and 1.00am on January 1 - 4 million text messages were sent (exactly 4.013.631). Nearly 750,000 text messages was sent to friends, acquaintances and relatives abroad.
During the New Year’s Eve and on January 1, the total of 32.9TB of data was transmitted through Telenor Smart Network. The highest downlink peak was 5Gbit/s, and the highest uplink peak was 650Mbit/s.
In its optimal regime, Telenor network enables the traffic of 600 SMS messages per second, while in the New Year’s Eve it was expanded to enable 4,000 SMS messages per second.