Saturday, June 4, 2011

Cisco predicts internet device boom

Cisco makes in interesting prediction on the rapid growth of internet-connected end-points, suggesting the number will be double the global population by 2015.  

My household is on-track to make that average :-)

  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-13613536  (Article Reference)

 
The number of internet connected devices is set to explode in the next four years to over 15 billion - twice the world's population by 2015.

Technology giant Cisco predicts the proliferation of tablets, mobile phones, connected appliances and other smart machines will drive this growth.

The company said consumer video will continue to dominate internet traffic.

It predicts that by 2015, one million minutes of video will be watched online every second.