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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Network Equipment, Worldwide, 3Q16 Update

Published: 07 October 2016

ID: G00295244

Analyst(s): Naresh Singh , Evan Zeng , Joe Skorupa , Christian Canales


A reduction in our campus switching estimates and lower estimates for the U.K. as a result of Brexit further impacting Western Europe contributed to downward revisions for 2016 and 2017. However, Ethernet fabrics had a positive influence on our upward revisions for data center switching.

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Forecast Data

Market Impact


  • Macroeconomic
  • Cost Structure
  • Technology Transitions
  • Market Transitions

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