Saturday, 23 September 2017

Unprecedented visibility to the network edge

By David Heard, JDSU
Monday 09 July 12

Preparing networks for an influx of 50bn smartphones, tablets, computers and appliances is no small task.

There will be 50 billion Internet-connected devices by 2020 and total Internet traffic growth is set to more than quadruple by 2014. By any standards these are lofty predictions but with the smartphone and tablet phenomena gaining ground and the wider industry buzzing about the potential of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, all evidence suggests the unprecedented growth is set to continue. Preparing the networks for an influx of 50 billion Internet connected smartphones…

There will be 50 billion Internet-connected devices by 2020 and total Internet traffic growth is set to more than quadruple by 2014. By any standards these are lofty predictions but with the smartphone and tablet phenomena gaining ground and the wider industry buzzing about the potential of machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, all evidence suggests the unprecedented growth is set to continue. Preparing the networks for an influx of 50 billion Internet connected smartphones…

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