Jan. 8 (Bloomberg) -- At the International Consumer
Electronics Show in Las Vegas, an annual carnival of corporate
hype and techno-hoopla, John Chambers, the head honcho at Cisco
Systems Inc., described an emerging phenomenon in terms that
were sensationalist even by Vegas standards.
“It will be bigger than anything that’s ever been done in
high tech,” he said. “It will change the way people live, work
and play.” And, oh yes, it’s a $19 trillion opportunity.