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Global internet traffic:

1992: 100 GB/day
Today: 20K GB/second

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  • 9
    Source? :)
  • 20
    And most of it is porn or cat memes.
    Noyce!
  • 5
    Back in 2009 YouTube had alone 20 hours of video uploaded per minute, I read somewhere that now its over 300 so I pretty much believe 2,5TB / s worldwide traffic pretty easy :)

    (2009 official source)
    https://youtube.googleblog.com/2009...

    @teganburns
  • 5
    I found a quora article that led to this

    https://cisco.com/c/m/...#

    You can find under "2016 year in review":

    "Globally, average IP traffic reached 292 Tbps in 2016, and busy hour traffic was 1 Pbps."

    @teganburns @Linux
  • 2
    @Linux Satya Nadella said this during #MSBuild 2017.
  • 0
    Actually
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    that was my first rant.
    :D <3
  • 0
    For anyone curious, I did the math and that is 1.728 Exabytes per day (nearly 2 billion GB) 😮
  • 1
    After net neutrality has been killed :
    Back to 1GB per second, as you cannot visit your favourite websites anymore.
    You want porn? Well we're sorry, you have to book the wanker package for 59.95 a month...
  • 0
    Me:

    1995: Text posted to web forums every day = 200k
    2017: Text posted to web forums every day = 100k
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