Further details from the Cisco Visual Networking Index Forecast have revealed that the Middle East and Africa will be the fastest growing region for IP traffic.
As reported by RapidTV News, in the main, the VNI showed that global Internet traffic will quadruple by 2015 with online video the key driver, with by that time one million minutes of internet videotransmitted per second.
For the Middle East region. Traffic will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 52% between 2010-2015; an eight-fold increase in regional internet use. The Cisco Visual Networking Index Forecast points to a total of 1.3 billion networked devices in the Middle East and Africa alone within four years.
By this time, the Asia Pacific region will surpass North America to generate the most IP traffic (24.1 exabytes per month).