Cisco: video to represent 80% of web traffic in 2021

Video will represent 80% of all internet traffic in 2021, up from 67% in 2016, according to new research. Cisco’s 12th Visual Networking Index (VNI) forecast claims that video will continue to “dominate IP traffic and overall internet traffic growth” and predicts that there will be nearly 1.9 billion internet video users, excluding mobile-only, by […]

Video to drive threefold increase in IP traffic

Annual Internet Protocol (IP) traffic will triple between 2014 and 2019, with video to account for 80% of global IP traffic by 2019, according to research by Cisco. The firm’s tenth annual Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast claims that global IP traffic will reach 168 exabytes per month by 2019, up from 59.9 exabytes per month […]

Video to account for 72% of mobile data in four years, says Cisco

Mobile video viewing will increase 13-fold between 2014 and 2019, accounting for a massive 72% of total mobile data traffic by the end of 2019, according to new research by Cisco. The Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update claims that mobile video viewing accounted for 55% of total mobile data traffic […]