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Forecast: SD-WAN and Its Impact on Traditional Router and MPLS Services Revenue, Worldwide, 2016-2020

Published: 07 November 2016

ID: G00317430

Analyst(s): Christian Canales , Joe Skorupa , Andrew Lerner

Summary

Spending on software-defined WAN products will rise from $129 million in 2016 to $1.24 billion in 2020. This forecast is Gartner's initial effort to quantify the impact of SD-WAN sales on the enterprise branch office router market.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data

Analysis

  • Key Influencing Factors
  • Key Impacts

Assumptions

  • Assumptions
    • Technology/Market Transition
    • User/Device Total Addressable Market
    • Life Cycles
    • Competitive Environment

Methodology

  • Forecast Methodology Overview

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