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Vodafone, O2 boost network coverage for Oktoberfest

Sep 22, 2018 - ICT Monitor Worldwide

Vodafone and O2 Germany announced increased mobile network coverage at this year`s Oktoberfest, starting 22 September in Munich. The annual festival is expected to attract around 500,000 visitors per day, and O2 said it expects an around 20 percent increase in data traffic compared to the 2017 edition.

O2 said it has added 17 transmitters at the 42-hectare site, including dedicated coverage for seven marquees. In total, the company has 42 LTE, 48 UMTS and six GSM antennas around the festiv...