According to recent Cisco research, global Internet traffic will grow nearly four-fold from 2010 – 2015. However, that increase in traffic won’t be dominated by one region. How much will each region contribute to the worldwide traffic expansion?
Just by sheer population size alone, one could assume that the Asia-Pacific region would lead in Internet traffic growth. However, that assumption would only be partially accurate. Asia-Pacific is forecast to lead in file-sharing traffic and Internet Gaming traffic. In terms of Internet TV, business IP traffic and VoIP bandwidth, other regions will be in the top spot.
The infographic below provides an interesting visual projection of what Internet usage will look like in 2015. Are you ready for the global transitions that will place new demands on networks and the Internet?