-IF- we all are sent home, and things progress, there are chances that localized sections of the Internet may see more strain. Especially when you start considering that many IT workers are human too, and they might get sick, and be unable to keep the routers, servers, and more, all up and running full-time. It’s an interesting thing to think about… but not worry about.
With more people working from home to avoid coronavirus, will the internet break? The short answer is probably not. The longer answer is that there will be disruptions.