5 billion mobile broadband connections in 2016

Ericsson‘s Traffic and Market Data report predicts that mobile broadband connections will reach 5 billion, thereby driving a 10-fold increase in mobile data traffic. While the report says that the bulk of this growth will be due to mobile video, the ‘internet of things’ will also be a key catalyst.

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