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Quiz: Test your knowledge about the future of cloud traffic

How fast is cloud-based IP traffic growing? Take this quiz and see if forecasts for cloud traffic volume, download speeds and server workloads are in line with your expectations.

As one of the key players in the design of the internet backbone, Cisco Systems undertakes a great deal of research. In its Global Cloud Index, a long-term project newly updated in April 2016, the networking giant provides insight into dozens of parameters that impact the growth and nature of cloud traffic over the next several years. Take our brief quiz and see if your expectations regarding network traffic align with Cisco's research.

Keep in mind this not an opinion survey of IT professionals, but is a trend analysis based on actual measurements of various cloud-computing aspects. Cisco provides both an HTML version of findings and the complete 44-page report in PDF format.

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