Can the carriers provide sufficient bandwidth for what Funka said will be ”the most connected inauguration in history”? Industry analyst Roger Entner, founder of Recon Analytics, doesn’t think so.
“What can they can do is, they can increase the coverage and the capacity of the area,” he said. “But a million and a half people, and everybody wants to livestream the president taking his oath, that will crush any network.”
Then — I swear I’m not making this up — the call dropped.
What you should do
If you’re going to the inauguration to cheer, protest or simply witness the peaceful transfer of power, you should prepare as if you’re going to a major conference likeDonald Trump