Ookla, the company behind Speedtest®, is the global leader in fixed broadband and mobile network testing applications, data and analysis. According to results taken using Ookla Speedtest, Silknet was named as Georgia’s fastest mobile network based on last 6-month data of 2020.
Over ten million tests are actively initiated by consumers each day across all Speedtest platforms, with over 35 billion completed to date. Ookla accurately analyses the data, according to which it identifies the network speed. Its methodology uses most accurate analytical platform to identify the best fixed and mobile networks that are generally available to consumers in a specific geographic area.
Ookla solutions have been adopted by a significant number of internet service providers and mobile carriers worldwide and have been translated into over 30 languages for use by thousands of businesses, governments, universities and trade organizations.
Therefore, Speedtest AwardsÔ are based on six months of historical data, called the award period. By using a six-month period, a critical mass of data can be collected.
Ookla’s analysis of consumer-initiated tests for six months of past year made in Georgia showed that Silknet has the fastest mobile network in Georgia.
“We are extremely delighted that our recent efforts made for strengthening the Geocell network, came to fruition and proved that we are the best in terms of quality and speed. It is our aim, to be the customers’ first choice and all our recent undertakings were for the benefit of our subscribers. The Speedtest Award received from globally renowned analysis company Ookla came as another validation: “The fastest mobile Network of Georgia, 2020”. We still carry on works towards building a robust network. It is indeed a permanent process, to be in tune with the world’s technological advancement and offer the best possible network experience to our customers”,- says Silknet’s Commercial Director, Bacho Chinchaladze.
Over half a billion users rely on Speedtest to measure their internet performance every year. Ookla analyzes these test results to get an unparalleled view into mobile and fixed broadband metrics around the world. It is our pleasure to recognize Silknet Geocell as the Fastest Mobile Network in Georgia based on our rigorous analysis. This award is a testament to Silknet's exceptional performance, as experienced by their own customers, in Q3 and Q4, 2020 said Doug Suttles, CEO at Ookla.
*Based on analysis by Ookla® of Speedtest Intelligence® data for Q3–Q4 2020. Ookla trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.