Cisco's Crystal Ball: 8 Shocking Predictions For Internet Traffic Growth

Cisco's Glimpse Into The Future

Cisco last week gave the industry a sneak peek at the future of the Internet, releasing its annual Visual Networking Index Global Forecast and Service Adoption report.

Leveraging a mix of its own and independent analyst forecasts, Cisco's report includes a number of mind-boggling predictions related to the growth in Internet traffic, the rise in machine-to-machine connections and even how much IP traffic will be generated from the 2014 World Cup (spoil alert: it's a lot).

So, go on -- see what the future holds.

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