The Akamai "State of the Internet" report is based on data gathered across Akamai’s global server network. The report highlights attack traffic, connection speeds, Internet penetration, broadband adoption, and mobile usage, as well as trends seen in this data over time. According to its website report, the 1st quarter's report highlights:
•IPv4 exhaustion and IPv6 adoption trends. •Internet events & disruptions as reflected in Akamai traffic levels
•Connectivity speeds and adoption levels in the Americas, Asia Pacific, and EMEA regions.
Report summary and full report can be accessed on http://www.akamai.com/stateoftheinternet/