Gaming platforms keep up with surge in traffic amid lockdown
Firms take steps to avoid congestion on home networks, offer seamless experience to gamers
On 15 March, several Microsoft Xbox Live users took to social media lamenting that they were unable to log-in to their Xbox consoles. The issue was fixed a couple of hours later. However, five days later, the service went down again with users experiencing issues in “Matchmaking", “Party Chat", and “Looking for Groups" sections within Xbox Live, the social part of Xbox.