It achieves Ookla® Speedtest® Award
Banglalink achieved Ookla® Speedtest® Award and was rated as the fastest mobile network in the country in second quarter (Q2) of 2020.
The award was given based on user-initiated results generated from Ookla’s Speedtest app, said a press release.
Banglalink’s Speed Score was 15.09 in the period, it said.
With millions of results obtained through Speedtest app each day, Ookla has the most accurate and comprehensive view of worldwide network performance, quality and accessibility, the media release said.
It also said that the Banglalink procured the highest amount of spectrum in 2018 from BTRC to stay competitive in the market, and now the initiative is paying off with the high-quality user experience in data services.
Commenting on the results, Chief Commercial Officer at Banglalink Upanga Dutta said, “At Banglalink, we firmly believe that superior internet speed is key to unlocking advanced digital services for our customers. For this reason, enhancing network-quality has always been one of our top priorities."
"We are immensely proud of being awarded as the fastest mobile network by Ookla. Our endeavor will remain to offer best user-experience to our digitally empowered customers wherever we provide our services," he added.
Banglalink Chief Technology Officer Pierre Boutros Obeid said, “We consider this award to be an acknowledgment of the technological advancement and we have made over time for providing best-in-class digital services to customers.”
Commenting on Banglalink’s achievement, Chief Executive Officer at Ookla Doug Suttles said, “We are pleased to present Banglalink with the award for Fastest Mobile Network in Bangladesh. This recognition is testament to their exceptional performance in Q1-Q2 2020 based on Ookla's rigorous analysis of consumer-initiated tests taken with Speedtest."
To mark this great achievement, the Banglalink unveiled its redesigned logo, which stood for our advancement as a digitally savvy telecom service provider while keeping our Bangladeshi spirit of courage and winning intact.