Smartphones will bring us the Internet apocalypse.
Chief Secretary of the World Telecommunication AssociationITU) Warned of the danger of the proliferation of smartphones, and they did Are multiplying at a frightening rate. Dr. Hamadon Tor argues that cellular operators will not soon be able to support all customers and the huge demand for smartphones and tablets for various Internet traffic. Network The whole Internet, if nothing is done about it.
There are already about 500 million users Smartphones
And the number will grow to about 2 billion in 2015, with each advanced device consuming about 5 times more traffic than a "stupid" device. According to Dr. Tor, the media operator must do something about it now in order to avoid problems in the future.
"Cellular operators have invested billions to upgrade and improve their bandwidth and network performance, but in cities with large user bases such as San Francisco, New York and London we still see frustrated users fromThe chronic problems with network availability
, "Said Dr. Tor. "Large-scale plans to increase global bandwidth include the dispersion of load centers and the acceleration of fiber-optic paving, in order to support the growing number of Apps
That consume a lot of traffic. "
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The doctor further mentioned that the US and Europe are willing to give up from other countries and called on the rest of the world to follow in their footsteps and increase the use of fiber optics.
The responses were mixed, but included proposals for investment in network deployment WiFi And transfer users to use stations Femtocell (Mini-stations) תקשורת Private cellularity) and charging higher prices from "heavy" users.