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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Network Equipment, Worldwide, 1Q17 Update

Published: 11 April 2017

ID: G00323027

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


Spending is forecast to grow at 5.0% in 2017, before slowing and, finally, declining gradually in 2020 onward. WLAN, network security and SD-WAN will be the key growth segments. This document is for technology strategic planners who wish to maximize maturing infrastructure opportunities.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Short-Term Impact
  • Long-Term Impact


  • Technology Transition
  • Application Requirement
  • User Preference
  • Competitive Environment

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