7 Shocking Stats From Cisco's Mobile Traffic Forecast

Email this CRN article

Smartphones, Tablets Lead The Traffic Charge

Mobile devices including smartphones, laptops and tablets will be the key drivers behind this traffic explosion, Cisco projects, generating 93 percent of all mobile data traffic by 2017.

Machine-to-machine traffic, such as that created by GPS consoles in cars, asset tracking systems and medical applications will represent 5 percent of all mobile data traffic by 2017, while basic handsets will account for the remaining 2 percent.

Email this CRN article

Get a roundup of CRN's networking coverage right to your inbox with the CRN Networking newsletter.