Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that the Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative (GBDI) is launching the Speedtest by Ookla® pilot project statewide through August. This project is designed to equip school leaders with the clearest picture possible of internet connectivity for Georgia’s students and teachers for the upcoming school year.
Is your home internet too slow? Do you lose a cellphone signal when you are walking around in your home? Can you get videos on your smartphone, but it takes a long time to download? Then WE NEED YOU! Take a Speedtest and help internet service providers and mobile phone carriers know where Georgians need better connectivity.
Speedtest Directions (Data rates may apply): For mobile devices, download the Speedtest app: Android: Once installed on your device, open and click “GO.” You can also turn on the “Speedtest” function in your “Settings” if you are using an Android device. iOS (Apple): Once installed on your device, open and click “GO.” For laptops and computers connected to your home or business internet service: Go to https://www.speedtest.net/ and click “GO.”