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Global Internet traffic will quadruple by 2015, says Cisco

SAN JOSE, CA - Network-connected devices will outnumber people two to one in the next four years, predicts the annual Cisco Visual Networking Index.The report also estimates that the total amount of global Internet traffic will quadruple by 2015 and reach 966 exabytes per year. The projected increase of Internet traffic between 2014 and 2015 alone is 200 exabytes, which is greater than the total amount of Internet Protocol traffic generated globally in 2010. On the verge of reaching 1 zettabyte, which is equal to a sextillion bytes, or a trillion gigabytes by 2015, Cisco predicts that global IP traffic...