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5BB Broadband to become the fastest ISP network in Myanmar by 2020

Global Technology Group, a leading telecommunications service provider, has been recognized by Ookla, a leading global Internet testing organization, as the fastest and most accurate broadband network in Myanmar by 2020. 5BB Broadband scored 21.58 points, with top download speeds of 57.97 Mbps and top upload speeds of 43.61 Mbps.

The award for Fixed Networks was compiled by Ookla based on a speed test application for Fixed Networks across Myanmar by 1,539,406 users across Myanmar. 5BB Broadband outperformed its competitors and was named Myanmar’s fastest fixed network from January 2020 to June 2020.

In recent years, there have been only awards for Myanmar’s Fastest Mobile Network, but this year, the first award for the Fastest Fixed Network in Myanmar was presented by 5BB Broadband Operators; Successfully surpassed other Internet Service Providers for the first time.

Doug Suttles, CEO of Ookla, said: “We are pleased to announce that 5BB Broadband, operated by Global Technology Company, has won the fastest ISP Network award in Myanmar. “This recognition is a testament to Ookla’s accurate analysis of Q1 and Q2 in 2020, based on the user speed test app Speedtest.”

“This Myanmar Fastest ISP Network Award further strengthens our commitment to invest in 5BB Broadband (Global Technology) ‘s wide-ranging and high-speed service in the future. Our network is not only ideal for consumer and business internet users, but also as a backbone for 4GLTE and our country’s core telecommunications network, the financial and banking network.

We believe we are a market leader in providing 100% fiber optics exclusively for both home and business internet. This is especially important for the people of Myanmar who are working from home, remote learning, etc. on the 5BB network during this epidemic. With this success, we have proven the best internet quality and speed performance with the guarantee of the best network connectivity ever. ” Shein Thu Aung, chairman and co-founder of Global Technology Group.