is issue of the State of the Internet Report concludes its ninth year of publication. It is an honor to lead this initiative, and I look forward to continuing to drive it forward in the future. e State of the Internet is a group e ort, and its success relies on a set of colleagues for source data, writing, review, production, visualization development, and external promotion. ank you to everyone involved with the State of the Internet program for making it so successful over the last nine years. And of course, thank you to our readers as well—you have made the report a success through your ongoing interest in, and use of, its data. It makes me extremely proud that the data published within the report has become a de facto reference within the broadband industry.