internet traffic

Qualcomm announced a new network technology StreamBoost

Qualcomm Atheros announced a new technology StreamBoost, with which the company plans to help build a new generation of WiFi-routers and gateways, with improved performance and support for the transfer of movies and online games streamed at home networks. StreamBoost based on wireless LAN standard 802.11ac, is specially designed in order to work in a(…)

Cisco: Internet traffic to reach 1 zettabyte 2015

Streaming video and connected devices will lead to increased annual Internet traffic up to 1 zettabyte within the next 5 years, says Cisco. The company reported that its forecasts are predicting a quadrupling traffic by 2015, up to 968 exabytes. Most of the growth is attributed to increased use of mobile phones and other network-attached(…)