PlusNet broadband provider are set to up the speed their customers can connect to the the internet to to 8MB.
This is going to be a free upgrade for Plus.net customers to the fastest service that they are able to receive.
Not all customers are going to be able to get the full 8MB connection with many only getting up to 4MB. The speed a user gets is dependent on how far from the exchange they are and is a problem that affects all broadband providers, those closest to the exchanges will get the fastest services.
Exchanges are set to be andapted from March 31st 2006 for the new speeds.