Have you ever thought and considered just how much data is shared through the internet every day?
A commonly quoted statistic is that 90% of the world’s data has been generated over the past two years. Still, what does that actually mean, in terms of storage and expansion, and where is all that data being utilised? To put this in perspective, the following infographic examines the evolution of internet data. It consists of how it’s grown, where the demand is coming from, and what it means in terms of gigabytes, petabytes and yottabytes.
It’s a fascinating overview of the explosion of online data. Take a look at more detailed information below.
Infographic credit: Broadband Wherever