Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Session Border Controllers

Published: 09 October 2012

ID: G00229958

Analyst(s): Deborah Kish , Akshay K. Sharma , Jay Lassman , Frank Marsala

Summary

As the session border controller market grows, so does the number of SBC vendors. This Magic Quadrant focuses on incumbent SBC vendors and those that have developed competing products for communications service providers in the past two years.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Acme Packet
    • Dialogic
    • Genband
    • Huawei
    • Metaswitch Networks
    • Sonus
    • Technicolor
    • ZTE
  • Vendors Added or Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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