El internet va a explotar!
20.11.2007 @ 08:09 \08\Tue, 20 Nov 2007 08:09:53 +0000\53 +0000 UTC
Al menos que los principales proveedores inviertan una cantidad aproximada de 137 billones de dólares (o el PIB de Singapur) en infraestructura.
A flood of new video and other Web content could overwhelm the Internet by 2010 unless backbone providers invest up to US$137 billion in new capacity, more than double what service providers plan to invest, according to the study, by Nemertes Research Group, an independent analysis firm. In North America alone, backbone investments of $42 billion to $55 billion will be needed in the next three to five years to keep up with demand, Nemertes said.
Internet users will create 161 exabytes of new data this year, and this exaflood is a positive development for Internet users and businesses, IIA says. An exabyte is 1 quintillion bytes or about 1.1 billion gigabytes. One exabyte is the equivalent of about 50,000 years of DVD quality video.
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