Knowledge Library

Curated by BPI Network staff

Facts and Stats

Jan 27, 2016
6.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide in 2016, up 30% from 2015, reaching 20.8 billion by 2020.
Forbes *

Jan 26, 2016
Estimates show that within the next five years this digital universe will exceed 40 ZB of data (where 1 ZB or zettabyte equals 1 billion TB terabytes).
LinkedIn *

Jan 18, 2016
Worldwide IT spending is forecast to total $3.54 trillion dollars in 2016, just a 0.6 percent increase over 2015 spending of $3.52 trillion dollars.
Gartner *

Jan 15, 2016
13% of U.S. tech leaders predict data & analytics will be the most disruptive enterprise tech in three years.
Forbes *

Jan 08, 2016
Google was the biggest U.S. mobile ad seller in 2015 with $10 billion in mobile ad revenue.
Marketing Services *

Dec 29, 2015
By 2020 it is projected that Millennials will go from 5% of the buying power to close to 20% of the buying power.
SAP *

Dec 24, 2015
An estimated 1.3 million adolescents died in 2012, mostly from preventable or treatable causes.
World Health Organization *

Dec 24, 2015
Complications linked to pregnancy and childbirth are the second cause of death for 15-19-year-old girls globally.
World Health Organization *

Dec 21, 2015
1 GB of storage in 1993 cost over $9,000, now it is a mere 4 cents.
Board of Innovation *

Dec 21, 2015
49% of organizations have initiatives via reducing costs, but only 29% of organizations have new products and service initiatives to provide organizational growth.
Board of Innovation *