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Network pressure from Netflix shows success of OTT video

Monday 25 October 2010 | 16:10 CET | Author: Corina Schultz | Market Commentary
Network equipment maker Sandvine published its 'Fall 2010 Global Internet Phenomena Report'. Some of the most important observations in the report were: • Social networking (such as Facebook) is a quickly growing mobile application. In the US it accounts for 33 percent of traffic. • Internet connections in North America are active for on average three hours a day; in the Far East, this is 5.5 hours. • Data consumption over fixed lines is 4GB per month per household in North America and 12GB in Asia. • Real-time entertainment (streaming or buffering, such as with YouTube) is the

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Countries: World
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