Billions of people creating data, every second of every day


6.1 billion+

Estimated smartphone users globally by 2020, overtaking landline phone subscriptions


50 billion+

estimated smart connected devices in the world by 2021



3.5 billion/day

Google search queries


Facebook, YouTube and Twitter top the list


1 billion+

users per day

31.3 million

messages sent per minute

2.77 million

videos viewed per minute



videos uploaded per minute

230 million

tweets sent per day



294 billion

emails sent per day


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