Which Switch? 1Gb or 10Gb

MIX_Flag_ButtonWe’ve spent 10 years with 1 Gbps Ethernet connections, isn’t that long enough? Internet traffic grew from 150 Exabytes of data in 2009 to 245 Exabytes in 2010. By 20125 it is projected that there will be 1 billion new Internet users resulting in 1000 Exabytes of traffic through 15 billions more connected devices. How could our 1GB connections possibly keep up? With 10 Gbps Ethernet controllers and adapters set to pass 1 Gbps by 2014, it’s time we moved on.
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