3. Some experts have said that the internet is growing by an exabyte of new data every single day. Equal to 250 million DVD's.
4. The National Security Agency (NSA) is currently building arguably the biggest data center in the world, it would be the first data center to store a Yottabyte of data. This is equivalent to 1,000 Zetabytes or 1 million Exabytes.
5. 426 million photos are uploaded on Facebook everyday.
8. Twitter produces 7 terabytes of data every day.
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11. 1 billion pieces of content are shared via Facebook every single day- Mark Zuckerberg.
12. Every two days we create as much information as was created from the dawn of civilisation up till 2003 - Erich Schmidt.
13. By 2020 about 35 Zetabytes of data would have been created online and a third of these would have passed through the cloud.
14. 247 billion e-mail messages are sent every day and 80% of them are spam.
16. Facebook alone has stored, has access to and analyses more than 30 petabytes of user-generated data.
17. It took more than 10 years to process the whole human genome, now it can be processed in one week.
18. Google processes more than 24 petabytes of data everyday.
20. There are more than 500,000 data centers in the world and they are all large enough to fill 5,955 football fields.
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