Peru ranks 37th in GCI 2017.
It shows improvement in its fixed and mobile broadband penetration ratio and people’s affordability for fixed increase to above the total average in GCI assessment. The most impressive is the 4G coverage which shoots up by 56% from 2016.
Peru also ranks high as compared to other adopter countries regarding its development in cloud services. Relatively high percentage of companies in Peru, between large and medium-sized work with cloud technology, which is specially prosperous in e-commerce and banking. Thanks to the use of technologies in the cloud, online shopping platforms could move faster to the speed of demand of their customers. And customers of banks could save time in waiting and have issues resolved more swiftly and smoothly.
Wide use of cloud has led to the rapid increase of data size generated in Peru, growing by nearly 60% in last two years. This could be the rich land for further step of improvement, such as big data analytics and the Internet of Things.