Press Esc to close
Thursday 25 May 2017
News updated at 9:32 PM IST

Karnataka has second fastest broadband speed

Last updated: 18 October, 2009
Bangalore, Oct 18, DH News Service: 23:42 IST

Karnataka has emerged as the second fastest State in terms of average connection speeds for broadband connections with 1100 Kbps.


The first slot is occupied by Haryana where internet users enjoy an average speed of 1271 Kbps. Kerala is in the third place at 1086 Kbps. India, however, is globally ranked 107th for average connections speed, at 895 Kbps. Karnataka had the highest number of connections above 5 Mbps (5%).

This was revealed in the quarterly state of the internet report prepared by Akamai Technologies. Akamai’s quarterly report provides insights into key internet statistics such as origin of attack traffic, network outages and broadband connectivity levels across the globe.

Globally, the average connection speeds saw a decline on a quarter-over-quarter basis,while year-over-year data pointed to an overall increase in connection speeds. The average connection speed was 1.5 Mbps and South Korea maintained the highest average connection speed at 11.3 Mbps. The survey also observed that attack traffic originated from 201 unique countries, up from 68 in the first quarter.

The United States (14.63%) and China (31.35%) continued to be the two largest sources of attack traffic, accounting for nearly 45 per cent of observed attack traffic in total followed by South Korea with 6.83 per cent and India at 3.93 per cent.

India ranked 20th globally for number of unique IP addresses seen by Akamai, with over 3 million IPs. Delhi and Maharashtra topped the list of Indian states with over 1 million unique IPs each. Karnataka ranked fourth with 173,945 IP addresses which was a year on year increase of 25 per cent.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R-L), former US President Barack Obama and Heinrich...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R-L), former US President Barack Obama and Heinrich...

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj greeting Indian woman Uzma at Jawahar Bhawan after she...

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj greeting Indian woman Uzma at Jawahar Bhawan after she...

Police officials stand by the wreckage of the Sikorsky VT-CMM helicopter, carrying Maharashtra...

Police officials stand by the wreckage of the Sikorsky VT-CMM helicopter, carrying Maharashtra...

Supporters of Indias Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) try to break a police barricade during...

Supporters of Indias Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) try to break a police barricade during...

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) smashes an overturned car during a protest against...

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) smashes an overturned car during a protest against...

Members of Sadou Asom Nirman Sramik Union under the banner of CITU staging a protest...

Members of Sadou Asom Nirman Sramik Union under the banner of CITU staging a protest...

Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) refugees shouting slogans during a protest for their various...

Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) refugees shouting slogans during a protest for their various...

Activists of All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) taking out a protest rally against an alleged fake...

Activists of All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) taking out a protest rally against an alleged fake...

NCC cadets of Jammu and Kashmir unit raising patriotic slogans after performing drills during...

NCC cadets of Jammu and Kashmir unit raising patriotic slogans after performing drills during...

Relatives and villagers attending the funeral of eight activists who had lost their lives...

Relatives and villagers attending the funeral of eight activists who had lost their lives...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523
Powered by Yodasoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.