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2016: The Year of the Zettabyte

Peter Frisch of Media Center comments:

So, just in case you didn’t get the memo that data is growing exponentially, XO Communications  published this neat infographic to make it crystal clear. I like to hang up a new infographic at my desk every week or so; this one wins the prize for this week.

Remember when a terabyte was a big deal? According to Cisco’s Visual Networking Index, the data transferred annually by the internet will surpass a zettabyte.  

I had the same first thought: What the heck is a zettabyte?!? But read on for a great infographic about how much data we are producing and storing.

Read more at: 2016: The Year of the Zettabyte

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