1.3 Globally connected
The reality is that we are all globally connected. For many of us, our friends on social media no longer reside down our street or in our town. Humanity has become globally connected and the internet has offered us a way to stay in touch professionally and personally with like minded souls.
Networking technology provides this foundation, the internet is after all a network of interconnected networks. From your home network to large corporate systems the shape of the internet is continually changing and offering us new ways to interconnect technologies such as the IoE.