Here is a really cool infographic from Cisco on its raison d’etre and how it sees the world. Interesting tidbits:
- IP traffic will quadruple by 2014 due to video
- 50 billion devices on the Internet by 2020
- 30% of all data to pass through the cloud by 2020
There are some pretty daunting data points, like the fact that a city the size of San Francisco will be built every month for the next two decades. The good news is that networks, by connecting people, induces innovation, which enables new markets, new ways of interaction.