The Map of the Internet in 2003 and 2010. Source: The Opte Project

by Vignan Velivela

Since its birth in the labs of ARPANET half a century back, Internet has risen to create a truly global communication system connecting people across the world. The last two decades has seen users rising from , with one billion added in the last four-five years itself. This exponential growth is fueled primarily by three factors: a robust and resilient global network, growth of cheaper and powerful computing driven by the and an ecosystem of relevant services created by new companies powered by .

The Elephant in the Room

Vignan Velivela

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