Data centre network equipment spending up 11% in Q2

Friday 30 September 2016 | 09:45 CET | News
Worldwide spending on data centre network equipment came to USD 3.1 billion in the second quarter, equivalent to an 11 percent year on year rise, according to a report from IHS. Although growth continued in the market – which includes data centre Ethernet switches, application delivery controllers (ADCs), software-defined enterprise wide area network (SD-WAN) and WAN optimisation appliances (WOAs) – the study anticipates a slowdown to 2018 followed by an increase out to 2020 as a broader transition to SD-WAN begins to take hold and data centre and Ethernet switch revenue surge due to the

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