Infotech in a global economy

Networks have changed drastically over the last 30 years. With the first introduction of the 56k modem, which was about 3 typewriter pages per second, to speeds well over 1Gbps these days, the ability to use networks globally, has changed the way we do business. Using research, determine where networks will go in the next 5-10 years and how that might impact the global economy.

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At least one scholarly source should be used in the initial discussion thread.  Use proper citations and references in your post.

References:

 Textbook: Chapter 5: Kressel, H., & Lento, T. V. (2012). Entrepreneurship in the Global Economy: Engine for Economic Growth. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press

 Rallet, A., & Torre, A. (2000). Is geographical proximity necessary in the innovation networks in the era of global economy? GeoJournal, 49(4), 373.