Our lives are being changed by the access we have to digital networks. The majority of the world’s population now has mobile coverage and half of it uses the Internet. From mobile networks like 5G and fibre connections to the very high-speed infrastructures installed around the world; from the depths of the ocean floor to outer space, explore the innovations that are transforming our interconnected world.
Welcome to extreme connectivity
Half the world's population, mainly located in emerging countries, has no access to the internet. How can we increase coverage in these sparsely populated areas at an affordable cost? Initiatives abound, from constellations of new-generation satellites to high- or low-altitude platforms. Here is an overview.Read more