Digital technologies - actions in response to coronavirus pandemic: Telecommunications, networks and connectivity

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Telecommunications, networks and connectivity are more vital than ever, with so much of our society confined to their homes and much of the economy depending on them. Networks need to be robust and flexible enough to deal with the additional traffic for working, doing business or e-learning and education online, but also for important social activities: from streaming or gaming to video calls with friends and families. Telecoms data can be a vital source to also trace the spread of coronavirus and as fuel for AI and supercomputers to analyse.