This white paper delivers insights that drive digital business advantages
by tracking, measuring and forecasting growth in Interconnection Bandwidth.
The total capacity provisioned to privately and directly exchange traffic with a diverse set of counterparties and providers at distributed IT exchange points
inside carrier-neutral colocation data centres.
The Index predicts Interconnection Bandwidth to grow to 8,200+ Terabits by 2021, a dramatic increase over the previous year’s projection.
This represents a significant five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 48%, almost double the expected 26% CAGR of global IP Traffic.
Fuelling this rapid rise are major macro, technology and regulatory forces that are changing how businesses, consumers and technologies interact.
To capture digital value
, companies will need to support real-time interactions by more strategically interconnecting the workflows across people, things, locations, clouds and data.